Friday 6 October 2000
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jazz Jennings and Leondre Devries.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Music by Madonna.
In UK Beautiful Day by U2 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 Sky Is Falling by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Julia & Jacques Cooking at Home.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Airfix Dogfighter or Deus Ex.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 6 October 2000 ?
- Judaism - Fast of Gedalia (2005)
- Egypt - National Day or Victory Day; celebrates the results of the October war in 1973
- U.S. - German-American Day observed since 1987; Mad Hatter Day
- French Republican Calendar - �ne (Donkey) Day, fifteenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Ireland - Ivy Day, formerly honoring the Irish revolutionary Padraig Pearse, commemmorates the death of Charles Stewart Parnell.
- Also see October 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Bruno, St Faith
Famous Birthdays:06 October
- Richard Farnsworth: Los Angeles, California -- Actor (Misery, Havana, Sylvester).
- Yugoslav president Slobodan Milosevic resigns.
- Argentine vice president Carlos Alvarez resigns.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 2000 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Search For Your Ancestors
Sport Games on 6 October 2000
Division 2Football (France)
- Ajaccio - Nancy : 1 - 0
- Sochaux - Wasquehal : 1 - 1
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Gillingham - Bolton : 2 - 2
- Huddersfield - Barnsley : 1 - 1
- Tranmere - Burnley : 2 - 3
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Bristol City - Bournemouth : 3 - 3
- Bury - Bristol Rvs : 1 - 0
- Colchester - Walsall : 0 - 2
- Wigan - Reading : 1 - 1
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Cheltenham - Carlisle : 1 - 0
- Hull - Brighton : 0 - 2
- Kidderminster - Rochdale : 0 - 0
- Shrewsbury - Exeter : 2 - 0
Make this date unforgettable
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?