Saturday 1 April 2000
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Say My Name by Destiny's Child.
In UK Pure Shores by All Saints was in the top 5 hits.
Romeo Must Die, directed by Andrzej Bartkowiak, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000
while Who Moved My Cheese? by Spencer Johnson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching We Are History.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Aqua Aqua or Star Wars: Force Commander.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 1 April 2000 ?
- Saint Waleric
- Saint Hugh of Grenoble
- Orissa - a state in eastern India celebrates "Utkal Divas", its statehood day.
- India - Start of financial year.
- Canada - Beginning of government's fiscal year.
- Japan - The official start of school years in most universities and schools. Also, the official First Day of Work at companies and offices for new university graduates hires, marked by welcoming ceremonies and speeches.
- April 1 is known as April Fool's Day or All Fools' Day in many countries.
- Roman Empire - Veneralia celebrated to honor Venus.
- In San Marino, two Captains Regent, elected by Parliament, take office for six months.
- Last day of the Assyrian New Year Celebration
- Saint Jacoba
- International Day of the Birds.
- In England and Wales, local government reorganisations traditionally happen on April 1.
- Brielle celebrates victory of 1572 over Spaniards.
- Pigasus Award announcement.
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- Alexander Mackenzie Stuart: Baron Mackenzie-Stuart, Scottish jurist (Born 1924).
- Japanese prime minister Obuchi Keizo suffers a stroke and falls into a coma.
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