Tuesday 26 December 2000
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Independent Women Part I by Destiny's Child.
In UK Independent Women Part 1 by Destiny's Child was in the top 5 hits.
Traffic, directed by Steven Soderbergh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000
while Heart of the Sea by Nora Roberts was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 26 December 2000 ?
- Australia - Proclamation Day (South Australian public holiday), for the foundation of the Australian state of South Australia on December 28, 1836 but commemorated on this day.
- Wrenboys celebrate Wren in Ireland
- Period of Ursids meteor shower ends about this day
- Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia - Tsunami Awareness Day/Tsunami Memorial (or Remembrance) Day
- Mandala Pooja at Sabarimala in Kerala, India
- First day of Kwanzaa
- First day of Junkanoo street parade in the Bahamas (the second day is on the New Year's Day)
- Wren day in Ireland and the Isle of Man.
- Boxing Day in the Commonwealth of Nations.
- The first day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- St. Stephen's Day, a public holiday in Catalonia, Croatia, Czech Republic, and the Republic of Ireland.
- R.C. Saints - Saint Stephen
- South Africa - Day of Goodwill, a public holiday
- Slovenia - Independence and Unity Day (1990)
Famous Birthdays:26 December
- Jason Robards: American actor seen in some 170 films in a 40-year career, capped by Best Actor Oscars for "All the President's Men" and "Julia.
- '''Died:''' Jason Robards, 78, US actor
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2000 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Shaggy - It Wasn't Me
- OutKast - Ms. Jackson
- matchbox twenty - If You're Gone
- Faith Hill - The Way You Love Me
- Debelah Morgan - Dance With Me
- Destiny's Child - Independent Women Part I
- Creed - With Arms Wide Open
- Mya - Case Of The Ex (Whatcha Gonna Do)
- Dream - He Loves U Not
- 3 Doors Down - Kryptonite
Top #10 songs in the UK
- Destiny's Child - Independent Women Part 1
- Bob The Builder - Can We Fix It
- S Club 7 - Never Had A Dream Come True
- LeAnn Rimes - Can't Fight The Moonlight
- Eminem - Stan
- Westlife - I Have A Dream / Seasons In The Sun
- Re-Rewind The Crowd Say Bo Selecta - Artful Dodger featuring Craig David
- S Club 7 - Two In A Million / You're My Number One
- Steps - Say You'll Be Mine / Better The Devil You Know
- The Vengaboys - Kiss (When The Sun Don't Shine)
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 26 December 2000 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?