January 1, 2011

What else happened on September 11, 2001?

List of top 10 things that happened on that day.-



Enron Scandal

Executive Order 13233

2001 Atlantic Hurricane Season

Abnormal Stock Trading

Death of Ahmad Shah Massoud

US Government Exercises

Nimda Virus

Wave of Accidents

2001 Anthrax Attacks

USA PATRIOT Act

Amplify’d from listverse.com

Most Americans are familiar with the failure of the Enron Corporation. Enron was an American energy company based out of Houston, Texas. In 2000, Enron was one of the largest businesses in the world. They had working operations in many areas, mainly electricity, natural gas, communications and pulp and paper. Amazingly, Enron claimed revenues of nearly $101 billion in 2000. The problems for Enron started from the beginning, when a group of executives in the company began misleading the board of directors and audit committee. They did this by hiding billions of dollars in debt, acquired from failed deals and projects. In the months following 9/11, the illegal activity caught up with Enron and the company failed. Enron stock holders lost nearly $11 billion, and the resulting scandal marked the largest bankruptcy reorganization in American history at that time.

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