Friday May 05, 2000

US date format: 5/5/2000, UK date format: 5/5/2000

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on May 5, 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 Kalama Epstein . In that special week of May people in US were listening to Maria, Maria by Santana. In UK Bound 4 Da Reload (Casualty) by Oxide & Neutrino was in the top 5 hits. Center Stage, directed by Nicholas Hytner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000 while A Heartbreaking Work Of Staggering Genius by Dave Eggers was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Gossip. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dave Mirra Freestyle BMX or Carmageddon TDR 2000.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2000, at May 05 across the years or at May 2000 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 05, 2000?


Holidays

  • Martyrs Neophytos, Gaius and Gaianus
  • Euthymios the Wonderworker
  • Barlaam of Serpukhov
  • Martin and Heraclius of Illyria
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Events

  • A rare conjunction occurs on the New Moon including all seven of the traditional celestial bodies known from ancient times up until 1781 with the discovery of Uranus. The conjunction consists of the Sun and Moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn.( NASA)

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Movies

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Gladiator

Gladiator

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Starring: Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Oliver Reed

Country: United States of America

Hey Ram

Hey Ram

Directed by: Kamal Haasan

Starring: Kamal Haasan, Shah Rukh Khan, Rani Mukerji, Hema Malini

A Place in the Sun

A Place in the Sun

Directed by: George Stevens

Starring: Montgomery Clift, Elizabeth Taylor, Shelley Winters, Anne Revere

Country: United States of America

High Fidelity

High Fidelity

Directed by: Stephen Frears

Starring: John Cusack, Iben Hjejle, Todd Louiso, Jack Black

Country: United States of America

Wonder Boys

Wonder Boys

Directed by: Curtis Hanson

Starring: Michael Douglas, Tobey Maguire, Frances McDormand, Robert Downey Jr.

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 05, 2000?
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Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - A Puro Dolor
  2. - Te Hice Mal
  3. - Quiereme
  4. - Solo Me Importas Tu [Be With You]
  5. - Volver A Amar
Sport Games on May 05, 2000

Sport Games on May 05, 2000


NBA

American Basketball
  • Sacramento Kings - Los Angeles Lakers : 86 - 113
  • Seattle SuperSonics - Utah Jazz : 93 - 96
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Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Aachen - Cottbus : 1 - 0
  • Karlsruhe - St Pauli : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of May 05, 2000

Division 2

Football (France)
  • Caen - Chateauroux : 4 - 1
  • Cannes - Ajaccio : 2 - 0
  • Creteil - Wasquehal : 1 - 1
  • Gueugnon - Laval : 1 - 1
  • Le Mans - Louhans-Cuis. : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of May 05, 2000

Serie B

Football (Italy)
  • Pistoiese - Ternana : 3 - 2
See all Football game results of May 05, 2000

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Talk to Me

Talk to Me

Directed by: Kasi Lemmons

Bruiser

Bruiser

Directed by: George A. Romero

Max Steel

Max Steel

Directed by: Stewart Hendler

Gossip

Gossip

Directed by: Davis Guggenheim

Mirai sentai Timeranger

Mirai sentai Timeranger

Starring: Masaru Nagai, Yûji Kido, Masahiro Kuranuki, Tomohide Koizumi

Country: Japan

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 2000?

Books

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A Heartbreaking Work Of Staggering Genius by Dave Eggers

A Heartbreaking Work Of Staggering Genius

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National Bestseller The literary sensation of the year, a book that redefines both family and narrative for the twenty-first century.

The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison

The Bluest Eye

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Pecola Breedlove, a young black girl, prays every day for beauty. Mocked by other children for the dark skin, curly hair, and brown eyes that set her apart, she yearns for normalcy, for the blond hair and blue eyes that …

Failure Is Not An Option by Gene Kranz

Failure Is Not An Option

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This memoir of a veteran NASA flight director tells riveting stories from the early days of the Mercury program through Apollo 11 (the moon landing) and Apollo 13, for both of

Wicked Widow by Amanda Quick

Wicked Widow

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Madeline Deveridge is aware of the whispers behind her back, the rumors that she dispatched her husband to the next world and concealed her crime.

Horse Heaven by Jane Smiley

Horse Heaven

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#1 NATIONAL BESTSELLER A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK"A WISE, SPIRITED NOVEL . . . [IN WHICH] SMILEY PLUMBS THE WONDROUSLYSTRANGE WORLD OF HORSE RACING."

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Bust-A-Move Millennium

Bust-A-Move Millennium

Platform: Game Boy Color

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Club Acclaim

Dave Mirra Freestyle BMX

Dave Mirra Freestyle BMX

Platform: PlayStation, Game Boy Color, Dreamcast, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Acclaim Max Sports

Carmageddon TDR 2000

Carmageddon TDR 2000

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Vehicular combat

Publisher: SCi (EU), Xicat Interactive (NA)

Dynasty Warriors 2

Dynasty Warriors 2

Platform: PlayStation 2, PlayStation Network

Genre: Hack and slash Tactical action

Publisher: Koei

Austin Powers: Welcome to My Underground Lair!

Austin Powers: Welcome to My Underground Lair!

Platform: Game Boy Color

Publisher: Rockstar Games

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $78.75
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $110.81
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $70.25
  • General Electric GE: opens at $154.00
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $106.62

Exchange Rates

  • 1 JPY = 0.6 GBP
  • 1 JPY = 1.59 CHF

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on May 05, 2000?

On May 05, 2000 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is May 05, 2000?

On May 05, 2000 the zodiac sign was Taurus.

Who was the US President on May 05, 2000?

On May 05, 2000 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 05, 2000?

On May 05, 2000 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on May 05, 2000?

On May 05, 2000 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on May 05, 2000?

On May 05, 2000 several famous people were born including, Kalama Epstein.

Which famous people died on May 05, 2000?

Famous people died on May 05, 2000 include, Gino Bartali, Bill Musselman.

What was the number one song in May 05, 2000?

The number one song in the week of May 05, 2000 was Maria, Maria by Santana in US and Bound 4 Da Reload (Casualty) by Oxide & Neutrino in UK.

What were the top hits on May 05, 2000?

The top hits on May 05, 2000 were Maria, Maria by Santana, He Wasn't Man Enough by Toni Braxton, Breathe by Faith Hill in US and Bound 4 Da Reload (Casualty) by Oxide & Neutrino, Oops!... I Did It Again by Britney Spears, Don't Call Me Baby by Madison Avenue in UK.


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