Wednesday 1 March 2000
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ava Allan .
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Amazed by Lonestar.
In UK Rise by Gabrielle was in the top 5 hits.
Pitch Black, directed by David Twohy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000
while Georgiana by Amanda Foreman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Perfect World.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beatmania IIDX 4th Style or Cool Boarders Pocket.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Saint Eudoxia
- Self Injury Awareness Day
- Historically, March 1st was considered to be the beginning of the Roman 'work year' as January (the official first month) and February were unfit for warfare. The numerical Latin names of some months reflect this. (September = Seventh, October = Eighth, November = Ninth, December = Tenth). (see New Year).
- Korea - Independence Movement Day (Samiljeol; ???).
- Saint David's Day (National Holiday of Wales).
- Iceland - This day is called the Beer Day, but this day in 1989 beer was allowed again.
- Martisor - a seasonal holiday in Romania.
- Baba Marta - a Bulgarian custom when the Martenitsa is worn for good health and luck symbolizing the beginning of the spring season in Bulgaria.
- Eight Hours Day - Tasmania, Australia.
- Saint Albin
- Labour day - Western Australia.
- Saint Swidbert
- Bah�'f Faith - Last Day (4 or 5) of Ayy�m-i-H� (Intercalary Days) - days in the Bah�'f calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
- World Day of Prayer.
- Roman Empire - The sacred fire of Rome was renewed (See Vesta).
- Roman Empire - New Year.
- World Civil Defense Day - This Day commemorates the entry into force in 1972 of the ICDO Constitution as an inter-governmental organisation. 
- Roman Empire - Matronalia in honor of Juno.
- Independence Day in Bosnia and Herzegovina
- Saint Monan, largely legendary Scottish saint.
- The Constitution of Finland is rewritten.
- Hans Blix assumes the position of Executive Chairman of UNMOVIC.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 2000 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Lonestar - Amazed
- Savage Garden - I Knew I Loved You
- Faith Hill - Breathe
- Mariah Carey - Thank God I Found You
- Santana - Maria, Maria
- Celine Dion - That's The Way It Is
- N'Sync - Bye Bye Bye
- Blink-182 - All The Small Things
- The Backstreet Boys - Show Me The Meaning Of Being Lonely
- Montell Jordan - Get It On.. Tonite
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Sport Games on 1 March 2000
- New Jersey Nets - Denver Nuggets : 94 - 81
- Toronto Raptors - Boston Celtics : 96 - 94
- Utah Jazz - Detroit Pistons : 107 - 94
- Vancouver Grizzlies - Los Angeles Lakers : 91 - 103
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Germinal - Lokeren : 0 - 0
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Portsmouth - Tranmere : 1 - 2
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Celtic - Dundee : 6 - 2
- Motherwell - Hearts : 0 - 2
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