Saturday December 02, 2000

US date format: 12/2/2000, UK date format: 2/12/2000

The day of the week was Saturday, under the astrological sign of Sagittarius (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on December 2, 2000).

Famous birthdays on this day include Sydney Murphy .

The number one song in US was Independent Women Part I by Destiny's Child. Independent Women Part 1 by Destiny's Child was #1 song in the UK.

Magnolia, directed by Paul Thomas Anderson, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2000 while The Darwin Awards by Wendy Northcutt was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Canada: A People's History. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cool Boarders Pocket or Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes.

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.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

Events | Famous Birthdays | Famous Deaths | Movies | TV Series | Music charts | Magazine covers | Books | Videogames

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December 02, 2000 Events

What happened on December 02, 2000?


Historical Events

  • The 2000 MAC Championship Game (American football) is played at Marshall Stadium in Huntington, West Virginia, USA.ampref name=ampquotannouncementampquotamp and is won by the Marshall Thundering Herd.
  • Black & Blue debuts The Backstreet Boys with 1.6 Million. They are the first artists to reach back-to-back millions of sales in their first week. It sells worldwide 5 million copies and is the record for the most successful International Sales Week in history.
  • The Metro Theater was the venue for what was to be their final concert. Corgan saw it as the end to an era, even though the band later reunited.
  • Sarai Banjara rail tragedy: 46 deaths and 150 injuries when a freight train was thrown into the path of an Indian passenger train. It happened in Punjab, India.
  • 45 people were killed and 150 others were injured when a freight train was thrown into the path of a passenger train. It happened in Punjab, India.

See also

What happened on December 02 in history? Find out the list of December 2nd major events

What was 2000 famous for? Discover everything about 2000

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December 02, 2000 Famous Birthdays


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How old am I?

If December 02, 2000 is your birthday you are 22 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on December 02.

RIP

December 02, 2000 Famous Deaths


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Movies

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

Magnolia

Release year: 2000

Directed by: Paul Thomas Anderson

Starring: Tom Cruise, Jason Robards, Julianne Moore, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Country: United States of America

Cast Away

Cast Away

Release year: 2000

Directed by: Robert Zemeckis

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

Country: United States of America

Traffic

Traffic

Release year: 2000

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

Starring: Michael Douglas, Benicio Del Toro, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Jacob Vargas

Country: United States of America

The Hurricane

The Hurricane

Release year: 2000

Directed by: Norman Jewison

Starring: Denzel Washington, Vicellous Shannon, Deborah Kara Unger, Liev Schreiber

Country: United States of America

Proof of Life

Proof of Life

Release year: 2000

Directed by: Taylor Hackford

Starring: Meg Ryan, Russell Crowe, David Morse, Pamela Reed

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

What was the number one song on December 02, 2000? Which were the top hits on December 02, 2000?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Independent Women Part Iyoutube
  2. - Case Of The Ex (Whatcha Gonna Do)
  3. - With Arms Wide Openyoutube
  4. - Kryptonite
  5. - This I Promise You

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Independent Women Part 1
  2. - Can We Fix It
  3. - Never Had A Dream Come True
  4. - Can't Fight The Moonlight
  5. - Stan

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - I Wish
  2. - I Just Wanna Love U (Give It 2 Me)
  3. - Independent Women Part Iyoutube
  4. - Ms. Jackson
  5. - Bag Lady

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Yo Te Amo
  2. - A Puro Dolor
  3. - She Bangs
  4. - Por Amarte Asi
  5. - Cuando
Sport Games on December 02, 2000

Sport Games on December 02, 2000


NBA

American Basketball
  • Dallas Mavericks - Golden State Warriors : 97 - 78
  • Miami Heat - Washington Wizards : 93 - 90
  • Milwaukee Bucks - Atlanta Hawks : 94 - 101
  • Minnesota Timberwolves - New York Knicks : 90 - 100
  • Orlando Magic - New Jersey Nets : 95 - 74
See all Basketball game results of December 02, 2000

Serie A

Italian Football
  • Lazio - Reggina : 2 - 0
  • Parma - Atalanta : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of December 02, 2000

Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Antwerp - Mechelen : 3 - 1
  • Charleroi - Aalst : 0 - 0
  • Genk - Louvieroise : 1 - 0
  • Gent - Standard : 2 - 1
  • Lierse - Germinal : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of December 02, 2000

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Bayern Munich - Leverkusen : 2 - 0
  • Bochum - Ein Frankfurt : 2 - 1
  • FC Koln - Munich 1860 : 4 - 0
  • Hertha - Freiburg : 2 - 2
  • Stuttgart - Dortmund : 0 - 2
See all Football game results of December 02, 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

Release year: 2000

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

Country: Canada

Einsatz in Hamburg

Einsatz in Hamburg

Release year: 2000

Welcome to New York

Welcome to New York

Release year: 2000

Directed by: Steven Tylor O'Connor

Sheena

Sheena

Release year: 2000

Directed by: John Guillermin

Black Books

Black Books

Release year: 2000

Written by:

Starring: Dylan Moran, Bill Bailey, Tamsin Greig

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Darwin Awards by Wendy Northcutt

The Darwin Awards

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The Darwin Awards has more than a quarter of a million copies printed and is listed on The New York Times Bestseller List for six months. It shows that humor is a popular choice.

Maestro by Bob Woodward

Maestro

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Each Tuesday, Alan Greenspan, chairman of the Federal Reserve, convenes a small group to determine the short-term interest rates that will affect the American and global economies.

On Writing by Stephen King

On Writing

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Entertainment Weekly declared, "Long Live the King," upon the publication of Stephen King’s On Writing. This superb volume is a memoir and master class from one of the most bestselling authors ever.

Tuesdays With Morrie by Mitch Albom

Tuesdays With Morrie

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Perhaps it was a grandparent or teacher or a friend. For those who are older and more patient, wiser, and can help you navigate the world, they will be able to give you sound advice and help you find your …

The Last Precinct by Patricia Cornwell

The Last Precinct

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The new Scarpetta era begins... Patricia Cornwell, #1 New York Times Bestseller in Fiction, takes her readers deeper into Kay Scarpetta’s heart and soul than any time ....Thwarting

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Cool Boarders Pocket

Cool Boarders Pocket

Platform: Neo Geo Pocket Color

Genre: Sports

Publisher: SNK Playmore

Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes

Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes

Platform: Arcade Dreamcast iOS PlayStation 2 PlayStation 3 Xbox Xbox 360

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Capcom Virgin Interactive

Earth 2150

Earth 2150

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: TopWare Interactive

The ClueFinders Search and Solve Adventures

The ClueFinders Search and Solve Adventures

Platform: PC (Windows, Macintosh)

Genre: Educational/Mystery

Publisher: The Learning Company

Bob the Builder: Can We Fix It?

Bob the Builder: Can We Fix It?

Platform: PlayStation, Nintendo 64 (cancelled) Microsoft Windows

Genre: Edutainment

Publisher: THQ (North America) BBC Multimedia (Europe)

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Financial News

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Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on December 02, 2000?

On December 02, 2000 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is December 02, 2000?

On December 02, 2000 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.

Who was the US President on December 02, 2000?

On December 02, 2000 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 02, 2000?

On December 02, 2000 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on December 02, 2000?

On December 02, 2000 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on December 02, 2000?

On December 02, 2000 several famous people were born including, Sydney Murphy.

Which famous people died on December 02, 2000?

Famous people died on December 02, 2000 include, Gail Fisher, Alfonso Barrantes Lingán, Eduardo Figueroa Geisse.

What was the number one song in December 02, 2000?

The number one song in the week of December 02, 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 02, 2000?

The top hits on December 02, 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.