Sunday 9 January 2000
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Smooth by Santana.
In UK I Have A Dream / Seasons In The Sun by Westlife was in the top 5 hits.
The Virgin Suicides, directed by Sofia Coppola, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000
while Journey by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching History's Turning Points.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dimahoo or Evergrace.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 9 January 2000 ?
- Balloon Ascension Day
- Philippines - Feast of the Black Nazarene in Quiapo district, Manila.
- 1788 - Ratification Day in Connecticut.
- 1822 - "I Will Stay" Day, when the Portuguese prince Pedro decided to stay in Brazil against the orders of the Portugal king Jopo VI, starting the Brazilian independence process.
- 1964 - Memorial day of Patriotic Panamanians for the Panama Canal (Martyrs' Day/Dia de los Martires).
- Eastern Orthodox - Feast of Saint Theophan the Recluse.
- Roman Catholic - Feast of Saint Adrian
- Stepfather's Day
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 09 January
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2000 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Santana - Smooth
- Brian McKnight - Back At One
- Jessica Simpson - I Wanna Love You Forever
- Whitney Houston - My Love Is Your Love
- Missy Misdemeanor Elliott - Hot Boyz
- Savage Garden - I Knew I Loved You
- Auld Lang Syne (The Millenium Mix) - Kenny G
- Marc Anthony - I Need To Know
- Blaque - Bring It All To Me
- Donell Jones - U Know What's Up
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Sport Games on 9 January 2000
- Indiana Pacers - Sacramento Kings : 113 - 116
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Philadelphia 76ers : 123 - 112
- Seattle SuperSonics - Golden State Warriors : 100 - 95
- Vancouver Grizzlies - Toronto Raptors : 107 - 97
- Dallas Cowboys - Minnesota Vikings : 10 - 27
- Miami Dolphins - Seattle Seahawks : 20 - 17
Serie AItalian Football
- Bari - Venezia : 3 - 0
- Cagliari - Piacenza : 3 - 0
- Fiorentina - Inter : 2 - 1
- Lazio - Bologna : 3 - 1
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Alaves - Ath Bilbao : 1 - 2
- Ath Madrid - Mallorca : 1 - 0
- Betis - Numancia : 1 - 2
- Celta - Barcelona : 0 - 2
Make this date unforgettable
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?