Friday December 01, 2000

US date format: 12/1/2000, UK date format: 1/12/2000

It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see zodiac on December 1, 2000). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Cooper Endicott . 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. Cast Away, directed by Robert Zemeckis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000 while Shopgirl by Steve Martin was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Canada: A People's History. If you liked videogames you were probably playing FantaVision or Hitman.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2000, at December 01 across the years or at December 2000 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Iceland
  • Ancient Latvia - Barbes Diena observed
  • Feast day of St Eligius
  • Romania - Union Day (the national holiday)
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Events

  • Miss World pageant held in London's Millennium Dome. Priyanka Chopra wins the title.
  • Vicente Fox takes office as President of Mexico.

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Memento

Memento

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

Starring: Guy Pearce, Carrie-Anne Moss, Joe Pantoliano, Mark Boone Junior

Country: United States of America

Almost Famous

Almost Famous

Directed by: Cameron Crowe

Starring: Billy Crudup, Patrick Fugit, Kate Hudson, Frances McDormand

Country: United States of America

Remember the Titans

Remember the Titans

Directed by: Boaz Yakin

Starring: Denzel Washington, Will Patton, Wood Harris, Ryan Hurst

Country: United States of America

Cast Away

Cast Away

Directed by: Robert Zemeckis

Starring: Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, Paul Sanchez, Lari White

Country: United States of America

Battle Royale

Battle Royale

Directed by: Kinji Fukasaku

Starring: Tatsuya Fujiwara, Aki Maeda, Tarô Yamamoto, Takeshi Kitano

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

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Sport Games on December 01, 2000

Sport Games on December 01, 2000


NBA

American Basketball
  • Charlotte Hornets - Philadelphia 76ers : 74 - 95
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - Detroit Pistons : 93 - 103
  • Indiana Pacers - Vancouver Grizzlies : 86 - 76
  • Los Angeles Clippers - Toronto Raptors : 95 - 104
  • Minnesota Timberwolves - Boston Celtics : 102 - 98
See all Basketball game results of December 01, 2000

Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Anderlecht - Club Brugge : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of December 01, 2000

Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Chemnitz - Duisburg : 1 - 3
  • Greuther Furth - Bielefeld : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of December 01, 2000

Serie B

Football (Italy)
  • Pescara - Salernitana : 2 - 2
See all Football game results of December 01, 2000

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Canada: A People's History

Canada: A People's History

Starring: Lorne Cardinal, Paule Baillargeon, Torri Higginson, Jeff Page

Country: Canada

Black Books

Black Books

Written by:

Starring: Dylan Moran, Bill Bailey, Tamsin Greig

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Einsatz in Hamburg

Einsatz in Hamburg

Welcome to New York

Welcome to New York

Directed by: Steven Tylor O'Connor

Brand Spanking New Show

Brand Spanking New Show

Directed by: Dewi Humphreys

How old am I?

If December 01, 2000 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Shopgirl by Steve Martin

Shopgirl

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With more than 340,000 copies in print, Steve Martin's Shopgirl has landed on bestseller lists nationwide, including: New York Times, Publishers Weekly, USA Today, Wall Street Journal, San Francisco Chronicle, Washington

The Rescue by Nicholas Sparks

The Rescue

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One of America's bestselling authors delivers a story about the greatest commitment of all: loving someone forever. When confronted by raging fires or deadly accidents, volunteer fireman Taylor McAden feels compelled to take terrifying risks to save lives.

Paris To The Moon by Adam Gopnik

Paris To The Moon

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Paris. The name alone conjures images of chestnut-lined boulevards, sidewalk cafés, breathtaking façades around every corner--in short, an exquisite romanticism that has captured the American imagination for as long as there

Deck The Halls by Mary Higgins Clark and Carol Higgins Clark

Deck The Halls

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Mary Higgins Clark, the “Queen of Suspense,” and her daughter, bestselling author Carol Higgins Clark, joined forces for the first time to create an exciting and entertaining suspense novel—the story of

Roses Are Red by James Patterson

Roses Are Red

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In this heart-pounding new thriller, Detective Alex Cross pursues the most brilliant killer he's ever confronted, a mysterious criminal who calls himself the Mastermind. In a series of crimes that has stunned Washington, D.C.,

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Formula One 2000

Formula One 2000

Platform: PlayStation, Game Boy Color

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment (PS EU) Midway Games (PS USA) Take-Two Interactive (GBC)

FantaVision

FantaVision

Platform: PlayStation 2, PlayStation 4

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

Hitman

Hitman

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X, Xbox, PlayStation 2, GameCube, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, iOS, Android, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Windows Phone

Genre: Action-adventure, stealth

Publisher: Eidos Interactive (2000–2009) Square Enix (2009–present)

Cabela's GrandSlam Hunting: North American 29

Cabela's GrandSlam Hunting: North American 29

Platform: Windows

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Activision Publishing, Inc.

Escape from Monkey Island

Escape from Monkey Island

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS, PlayStation 2

Genre: Graphic adventure

Publisher: LucasArts

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $87.94
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $17.00
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $58.06
  • General Electric GE: opens at $50.88
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $94.44

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 111.26 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 97.61 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 0.6105 GBP
  • 1 EUR = 1.5148 CHF
  • 1 JPY = 0.62 GBP

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on December 01, 2000?

On December 01, 2000 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is December 01, 2000?

On December 01, 2000 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.

Who was the US President on December 01, 2000?

On December 01, 2000 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 01, 2000?

On December 01, 2000 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on December 01, 2000?

On December 01, 2000 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on December 01, 2000?

On December 01, 2000 several famous people were born including, Cooper Endicott.

What was the number one song in December 01, 2000?

The number one song in the week of December 01, 2000 was Independent Women Part I by Destiny's Child in US and Independent Women Part 1 by Destiny's Child in UK.

What were the top hits on December 01, 2000?

The top hits on December 01, 2000 were Independent Women Part I by Destiny's Child, Case Of The Ex (Whatcha Gonna Do) by Mya, With Arms Wide Open by Creed in US and Independent Women Part 1 by Destiny's Child, Can We Fix It by Bob The Builder, Never Had A Dream Come True by S Club 7 in UK.


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