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Tuesday 8 August 2000

US date format: 8/8/2000, UK date format: 8/8/2000

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 8, 2000). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Dylan Douglas and Conjoined Twins. In that special week of August people in US were listening to Incomplete by Sisqo. In UK 7 Days by Craig David was in the top 5 hits. Sunset Strip, directed by Adam Collis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000 while Omerta by Mario Puzo was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Gillette Soccer Saturday. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Digimon Adventure 02: Tag Tamers or Deus Ex.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 8 August 2000

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Sunset Strip

Directed by: Adam Collis

Starring: Simon Baker, Anna Friel, Nick Stahl, Rory Cochrane

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Ping!

Directed by: Chris Baugh

Starring: Judge Reinhold, Clint Howard, Shirley Jones, Lou Ferrigno

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Militia

Directed by: Jim Wynorski

Starring: Dean Cain, Jennifer Beals, Frederic Forrest, Stacy Keach

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The Replacements

Directed by: Howard Deutch

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Gene Hackman, Brooke Langton, Orlando Jones

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The Low Down

Directed by: Jamie Thraves

Starring: Aidan Gillen, Kate Ashfield, Dean Lennox Kelly, Tobias Menzies

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Gillette Soccer Saturday

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The Little Vampire

Directed by: Uli Edel

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Tinsel Town

Directed by: Unavailable

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Mysterious Ways

Directed by: Dan Garcia

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Baby Blues

Directed by: Dylan Pearce

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 August 2000 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
  • Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
  • Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
  • St. Hormisdas
  • St. Smaragdus (and companions)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Dylan Douglas: American noted family, the son of Catherine Zeta-Jones, 30, her first child, 7 lbs.
  • Conjoined Twins: British-born conjoined twins delivered by Caesarean section and joined at the abdomen with their spines fused.
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Facts:
  • An unknown ship dumps oil off the South Florida coast, creating an oil slick covering 24km of beaches.
  • Confederate submarine H.L. Hunley is raised to the surface after 136 years on the ocean floor and 30 years after its discovery by undersea explorer E. Lee Spence and 5 years after being filmed by a dive team funded by novelist Clive Cussler.
  • The Confederate submarine ''H.L. Hunley'' is raised to the surface after 136 years on the ocean floor.

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 08, 2000 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2000 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Jurame - Gisselle
  2. A Puro Dolor - Son By Four
  3. Muy Dentro De Mi [You Sang To Me] - Marc Anthony
  4. Joan Sebastian - Secreto de Amor
  5. Imaginame Sin Ti [Imagine Me Without You] - Luis Fonsi
  6. Si Te Vas - Alejandro Fernandez
  7. Francisco Cespedes - Donde Esta La Vida
  8. Por Siempre Tu [I Turn To You] - Christina Aguilera
  9. Yo Se Que Te Acordaras - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
  10. Gloria Estefan - Como Me Duele Perderte

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Omerta

By: Mario Puzo

To Don Raymonde Aprile's children he was a loyal family member, their father's adopted "nephew." To the FBI he was a man who would rather ride his horses than do Mob business.

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Flags Of Our Fathers

By: James Bradley with Ron Powers

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERTHE TRUE STORY BEHIND THE IMMORTAL PHOTOGRAPH THAT HAS COME TO SYMBOLIZE THE COURAGE AND INDOMITABLE WILL OF AMERICAIn February 1945, American Marines plunged into the surf at Iwo Jima—and into history.

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The Day John Died

By: Christopher Andersen

"It's hard for me to talk about alegacy or a mystique. It's my family--my mother, my sister, my father.We're a family like any other."Where

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Heartbreaker

By: Julie Garwood

#1 New York Times bestselling author Julie Garwood proves she is a master storyteller in this classic romantic suspense novel featuring FBI agent Nick Buchanan.In

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Digimon Adventure 02: Tag Tamers

Digimon Adventure 02: Tag Tamers

Platform: WonderSwan

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Bandai

Dracula: Resurrection

Dracula: Resurrection

Platform: Windows, Mac OS, PlayStation, iOS, OS X, Android

Genre: Point-and-click adventure

Publisher: DreamCatcher Interactive (PC, Mac OS) Microïds (PS, iOS, OS X, Android)

Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: EA Games

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Championship Rally

Championship Rally

Platform: Atari Lynx

Genre: Racing video game

Publisher: Songbird Productions

Deus Ex

Platform: Mac OS; Microsoft Windows; PlayStation 2

Genre: Action role-playing, first-person shooter

Publisher: Eidos Interactive

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $89.06
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $45.38
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $60.94
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $115.30
Exchange Rates
  • 1 JPY = 1.57 CHF
  • 1 JPY = 0.61 GBP

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Crazy in Alabama

Studio: Columbia/Tristar

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Galaxy Quest

Studio: DreamWorks

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Saludos Amigos

Studio: Disney

Format: VHS and DVD release; part of the Walt Disney Gold Classic Collection

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The Beach

Studio: Fox

Format: VHS and DVD release

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The Cider House Rules

Studio: Miramax

Format: VHS and DVD release

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