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2002

2002
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Millennium: 3rd millennium
Centuries: 20th century21st century22nd century
Decades: 1970s  1980s  1990s  – 2000s –  2010s  2020s  2030s
Years: 1999 2000 200120022003 2004 2005


The year 2002 was a palindrome, the first since 1991, which, by coincidence, was also a common year that started on a Tuesday.

2002 was designated as:

  • International Year of Ecotourism and Mountains
  • Year of the Outback in Australia
  • National Science Year in the United Kingdom
  • Autism Awareness Year in the United Kingdom

Contents

  • Events 1
    • January 1.1
    • February 1.2
    • March 1.3
    • April 1.4
    • May 1.5
    • June 1.6
    • July 1.7
    • August 1.8
    • September 1.9
    • October 1.10
    • November 1.11
    • December 1.12
  • Date unknown 2
  • Births 3
  • Deaths 4
    • January 4.1
    • February 4.2
    • March 4.3
    • April 4.4
    • May 4.5
    • June 4.6
    • July 4.7
    • August 4.8
    • September 4.9
    • October 4.10
    • November 4.11
    • December 4.12
  • Nobel Prizes 5
  • Fields medalists 6
  • In fiction 7
  • References 8
  • External links 9

Events

January

February

Artists concept of the 2001 Mars Odyssey Spacecraft

March

Hubble Space Telescope after servicing by the crew of STS-109

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

The Department of Homeland Security is formed in response to terrorist concerns in the United States.

December

Date unknown

  • The Population Division of the United Nations calculate that 40 million people around the world are infected with HIV.

Births

 September 17 - Nowahh, Notorius cool guy

Deaths

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Nobel Prizes

Fields medalists

In fiction

References

External links

  • 2002 Year-End Google Zeitgeist – Google's Yearly List of Major Events and Top Searches for 2002
  • Top Stories of 2002 - CNN
  • Year in Review - Netscape
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