the year i was born
1)over 20 trillion in gas levels
2)it's been awhile is the top song of 2001
7)bill clinton and george bush
8)a war in afghanistan
9)The US ( George W Bush ) refuses to sign the Kyoto Agreement on Climate Change
10)Congress passes the aviation security bill requiring that all airport screeners would undergo criminal background checks and would have to be U.S. citizens
11)NASA launches the Genesis spacecraft during August of 2001.
12)the mission of Genesis was to examine and collect samples of solar wind.
13)The US Pulls Out Of 1972 Anti Ballistic Missile Treaty
14)Pharmaceutical Companies Agree to sell Aids drugs for cost price in Africa a discount of up to 90% to help the fight against Aids.
15)2001 becomes known as "Summer of the Shark" after a number of shark attack fatalities.
16)California suffers more Rolling Blackouts and electricity rate hikes of up to 46 percent
17)Enron files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection
18)Cincinnati Mayor Charles Luken declares a state of emergency after the third night of Riots
19)Pacific Gas and Electric in California Files Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection
20)Dennis Tito becomes the first space tourist during May of 2001.