Friday 8 December 2000
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Independent Women Part I by Destiny's Child.
In UK Independent Women Part 1 by Destiny's Child was in the top 5 hits.
Chocolat, directed by Lasse Hallstrm, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000
while On Writing by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Music in High Places.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battlezone: Rise of the Black Dogs or The Sims.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 December 2000 ?
- Malta - Public Holiday.
- Panama - Mother's Day
- Romania - Constitution Day
- Bulgaria - Day of the Student (studentski praznik)
- R.C. Saints - The solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary: a Holy Day of Obligation
- Italy - In Milan, the opera season starts.
- Buddhism - The Enlightenment of Gautama Buddha
- Afflux (50 Aftermath) (Discordianism)
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- STS-97: The crew of Space Shuttle Endeavour pay their first visit to the Expedition 1 crew residing on board the International Space Station.
- '''Died:''' Ionatana Ionatana, about 62, prime minister of Tuvalu (collapsed and died after speaking at a reception at the Vaiaku Lagi Hotel) Sachindra Lal Singh, 93, Indian politician
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2000 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Destiny's Child - Independent Women Part I
- Mya - Case Of The Ex (Whatcha Gonna Do)
- Creed - With Arms Wide Open
- Samantha Mumba - Gotta Tell You
- 3 Doors Down - Kryptonite
- N'Sync - This I Promise You
- Shaggy - It Wasn't Me
- Pink - Most Girls
- Faith Hill - The Way You Love Me
- The Backstreet Boys - Shape Of My Heart
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Sport Games on 8 December 2000
- Atlanta Hawks - Miami Heat : 76 - 80
- Chicago Bulls - Dallas Mavericks : 86 - 105
- Houston Rockets - Sacramento Kings : 98 - 111
- Indiana Pacers - Boston Celtics : 104 - 91
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Standard - Mouscron : 3 - 3
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Ein Frankfurt - Wolfsburg : 1 - 2
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Duisburg - Saarbrucken : 2 - 1
- Reutlingen - Ulm : 2 - 2
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