Thursday October 05, 2000

US date format: 10/5/2000, UK date format: 5/10/2000

It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see zodiac on October 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. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Music by Madonna. In UK Against All Odds by Mariah Carey & Westlife was in the top 5 hits. Pay It Forward, directed by Mimi Leder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000 while The Indwelling by Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Welcome to New York. If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Devil Inside or Star Wars Episode I: Battle for Naboo.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 05, 2000?


Events

  • Mass demonstrations in Belgrade lead to resignation of Serbian strongman Slobodan Milosevic. These demonstrations are often called the Bulldozer Revolution.
  • The Beatles release a hardcover book version of The Beatles Anthology, containing newly published photos and interviews with band members. The book went straight to the top of the New York Times bestsellers list.
  • EMI and Warner Music Group withdraw their application to the European Commission for a proposed $20 billion merger due to regulators' concerns. The merger would have concentrated 80% of the European music business into the hands of just four major labels.
  • President Slobodan Milošević leaves office after widespread demonstrations throughout Serbia and the withdrawal of Russian support. This political event became known as 5th October Revolution in Serbia.

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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

Best in Show

Best in Show

Directed by: Christopher Guest

Starring: Fred Willard, Eugene Levy, Catherine O'Hara, Jennifer Coolidge

Country: United States of America

X-Men

X-Men

Directed by: Bryan Singer

Starring: Patrick Stewart, Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen, Famke Janssen

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

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

  1. - Against All Odds
  2. - Black Coffee
  3. - Body Groove
  4. - Kernkraft 400
  5. - Silence (Remixes)

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Bag Lady
  2. - Liar
  3. - Incomplete
  4. - Shake Ya Ass
  5. - Bounce With Me

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Cuando
  2. - Imaginame Sin Ti [Imagine Me Without You]
  3. - Ven Conmigo (Solamente Tu) [Come On Over Baby (All I Want Is You)]
  4. - A Puro Dolor
  5. - Como Me Duele Perderte

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Black Books

Black Books

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Starring: Dylan Moran, Bill Bailey, Tamsin Greig

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Gillette Soccer Saturday

Gillette Soccer Saturday

Mysterious Ways

Mysterious Ways

Directed by: Dan Garcia

Young Americans

Young Americans

Directed by: Danny Cannon

Down to Earth

Down to Earth

Directed by: Chris Weitz

How old am I?

If October 5th, 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

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

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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The Indwelling by Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins

The Indwelling

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Tuesdays With Morrie by Mitch Albom

Tuesdays With Morrie

By:

Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague. Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to …

Eyewitness To Power by David Gergen

Eyewitness To Power

By:

Leadership: The Ultimate Guide Few Americans have observed the ups and downs of presidential leadership more closely over the past thirty years -- from Nixon to Clinton and Watergate to

The Ten Things You Can'T Say In America by Larry Elder

The Ten Things You Can'T Say In America

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From Rush Limbaugh to Howard Stern, America tunes in to its radio hosts both on the air and between covers, accepting them as truth-tellers without agendas, the perfect gadflies for the

Who Moved My Cheese? by Spencer Johnson

Who Moved My Cheese?

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THE #1 INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER WITH OVER 10 MILLION COPIES IN PRINT!A timeless business classic, Who Moved My Cheese? uses a simple parabel to reveal profound truths about dealing with change so that you can enjoy less stress and more success …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

The Devil Inside

The Devil Inside

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Third-person shooter, survival horror

Publisher: Cryo Interactive

Cool Cool Jam

Cool Cool Jam

Platform: Neo Geo Pocket Color

Genre: Music

Publisher: JP SNK Playmore

Star Wars Episode I: Battle for Naboo

Star Wars Episode I: Battle for Naboo

Platform: Nintendo 64, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action, Shooter

Publisher: Nintendo 64 NA LucasArts EU THQ Windows NA LucasArts EU LucasArts; NA LucasArts; EU THQ; NA LucasArts; EU LucasArts

Airport Tycoon

Airport Tycoon

Platform: Windows

Genre: Business simulation game

Publisher: TalonSoft Global Star Software

Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Platform: Game Boy Color

Genre: Horror/beat 'em up

Publisher: THQ

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $88.63
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $23.50
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $55.50
  • General Electric GE: opens at $59.13
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $113.81

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 109.12 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 0.6005 GBP
  • 1 EUR = 1.5211 CHF
  • 1 JPY = 0.63 GBP
  • 1 JPY = 1.6 CHF

Frequently Asked Questions

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

On October 05, 2000 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is October 05, 2000?

On October 05, 2000 the zodiac sign was Libra.

Who was the US President on October 05, 2000?

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

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

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

Who was the Pope on October 05, 2000?

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

Which famous people died on October 05, 2000?

Famous people died on October 05, 2000 include, Catalin Hildan.

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

The number one song in the week of October 05, 2000 was Music by Madonna in US and Against All Odds by Mariah Carey & Westlife in UK.

What were the top hits on October 05, 2000?

The top hits on October 05, 2000 were Music by Madonna, Give Me Just One Night (Una Noche) by 98°, Doesn't Really Matter by Janet in US and Against All Odds by Mariah Carey & Westlife, Black Coffee by All Saints, Body Groove by The Architechs featuring Nana in UK.


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