Wednesday 12 January 2000
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jake Mitchell and Bryson Conklin.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to What A Girl Wants by Christina Aguilera.
In UK I Have A Dream / Seasons In The Sun by Westlife was in the top 5 hits.
The Virgin Suicides, directed by Sofia Coppola, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000
while The Testament by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching History's Turning Points.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing American McGee's Alice or Daria's Inferno.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 12 January 2000 ?
- In USA's Monk, the 4th season episode of MR. MONK AND MRS. MONK (#T-2351) indicates that Monk spilt something on January 12, 1999 during an earthquake. He stated "Earthquakes count, I don't make the rules."
- In the television series The X-Files, the third season episode Syzygy, has two girls, Terri & Magi, both born on January 12, 1979. Strange astrological properties with 3+ celestial bodies in alignment gives them great power which they use to kill off several of their high school classmates on their birthday in 1996.
- In 2001: A Space Odyssey, the fictional computer HAL becomes operational on January 12. In the movie by Stanley Kubrick, HAL was "born" in 1992, while in the book by Arthur C. Clarke the same event occurs in 1997.
- Tanzania - Zanzibar Revolution Day
Famous Birthdays:12 January
- Bobby Phills: American basketball player: guard/forward, Hornets He died on January 12, 2000 in a car crash.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2000 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Christina Aguilera - What A Girl Wants
- Santana - Smooth
- Brian McKnight - Back At One
- Savage Garden - I Knew I Loved You
- Jessica Simpson - I Wanna Love You Forever
- Whitney Houston - My Love Is Your Love
- Missy Misdemeanor Elliott - Hot Boyz
- Auld Lang Syne (The Millenium Mix) - Kenny G
- Marc Anthony - I Need To Know
- Blaque - Bring It All To Me
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