Thursday 16 March 2000
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
In that special week of March 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 The Brethren by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Jam.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Confidential Mission or Metropolis Street Racer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 March 2000 ?
- St. Urho's Day - the fictional patron saint of Finnish immigrants to the US, created by Richard Mattson in 1956
- Latvia - The controversial Latvia Legions are celebrated in Latvia, where about 140,000 men joined the Waffen SS National Legions during World War II, trying to defend Latvia. Since February 23, 2000, this day is no longer an official celebration day.
- Saint Heribert of Cologne (died 1021)
- Saint Eusebia (+680)
- Saint Benedicta (+1260)
- Saint Agapitus
- The first day of the Bacchanalia in ancient Rome
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- Thomas Ferebee: Enola Gay bombardier over Hiroshima (d. 2000).
- The Dow Jones Industrial Average rises by 499.19 points (4.93 percent), its second-largest one-day point gain.
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