History happens. If you want to know what was going on in the world when you you were just a little nugget, check out this video in our new series called "What Happened?" These videos will look at the current events during the year your high school class was born.
This edition: March 2002
Events and links to find out more:
Spain said goodbye to the peseta as its currency and embraced the Euro. Learn more here.
Citizens of Switzerland narrowly vote in favor of their country becoming a member of the United Nations. Read about it here.
Animated film "Ice Age," directed by Chris Wedge and Carlos Saldanha, with voices by Denis Leary and John Leguizamo, premieres. Learn more here.
Passover Massacre: A suicide bomber kills 29 people in Netanya, Israel. Read about it here.
74th Academy Awards: Halle Berry (first woman of color) wins Best Actress. Watch it here.