Wednesday October 11, 2000

US date format: 10/11/2000, UK date format: 11/10/2000

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra (see zodiac on October 11, 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. Famous people born on this day include Hayden Byerly . In that special week of October people in US were listening to Come On Over Baby (All I Want Is You) by Christina Aguilera. In UK Against All Odds by Mariah Carey & Westlife was in the top 5 hits. Bedazzled, directed by Harold Ramis, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2000 while The Rescue by Nicholas Sparks was one of the best selling book. On TV people were watching Welcome to New York. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Empire of the Ants (video game) or Aqua Aqua.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 11, 2000?


Events

  • 250 million gallons of coal sludge spill in Martin County, Kentucky, USA.
  • NASA launches STS-92, the 100th Space Shuttle mission, using Space Shuttle Discovery.
  • 250 million US gallons ( of coal sludge spill in Martin County, Kentucky. Considered a greater environmental disaster than the Exxon Valdez oil spill.
  • Sports software company Recreational Technologies ends its attempt to become the primary provider of MLB scouting software, laying off 90% of its development staff.

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Movies

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Bedazzled

Bedazzled

Release year: 2000

Directed by: Harold Ramis

Starring: Brendan Fraser, Elizabeth Hurley, Frances O'Connor, Miriam Shor

Pay It Forward

Pay It Forward

Release year: 2000

Directed by: Mimi Leder

Starring: Kevin Spacey, Haley Joel Osment, Helen Hunt, Jay Mohr

Country: United States of America

Maze

Maze

Release year: 2000

Directed by: Rob Morrow

Starring: Rob Morrow, Laura Linney, Craig Sheffer, Rose Gregorio

We All Fall Down

We All Fall Down

Release year: 2000

Directed by: Martin Cummins

Starring: Darcy Belsher, Martin Cummins, Françoise Robertson, Helen Shaver

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 11, 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. - Ven Conmigo (Solamente Tu) [Come On Over Baby (All I Want Is You)]
  2. - Cuando
  3. - Ven A Mi [Run To Me]
  4. - Como Me Duele Perderte
  5. - A Puro Dolor
Sport Games on October 11, 2000

Sport Games on October 11, 2000


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Football (France)
  • Beauvais - Niort : 1 - 4
  • Caen - Ajaccio : 2 - 0
  • Creteil - Le Mans : 1 - 0
  • Gueugnon - Montpellier : 2 - 4
  • Laval - Angers : 4 - 1
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TV Series

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Welcome to New York

Welcome to New York

Release year: 2000

Directed by: Steven Tylor O'Connor

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Rescue by Nicholas Sparks

The Rescue

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One of America's bestselling authors delivers a story about the greatest commitment of all: loving someone forever. When confronted by raging fires or deadly accidents, volunteer fireman Taylor McAden feels compelled to take terrifying risks to save lives.

Shattered by Dick Francis

Shattered

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After his friend is killed in a horse-racing accident, up-and-coming glass artisan Gerard Logan finds himself embroiled in a deadly search for a stolen videotape--a videotape that just might destroy his

The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood

The Blind Assassin

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From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's TaleWINNER OF THE BOOKER PRIZEIn The Blind Assassin, Margaret Atwood weaves together strands of gothic suspense, romance, and science fiction into one utterly spellbinding narrative.

Drowning Ruth by Christina Schwarz

Drowning Ruth

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“POWERFUL . . . SUSPENSEFUL . . . RICHLY TEXTURED . . . [A] CHILLING, PRECOCIOUSLY GOOD START TO A BRIGHT NEW NOVELIST’S CAREER.”–The New York Times“[A] gripping psychological thriller .

Tuesdays With Morrie by Mitch Albom

Tuesdays With Morrie

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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 …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Empire of the Ants (video game)

Empire of the Ants (video game)

Platform: Windows PC

Publisher: Microïds

Aqua Aqua

Aqua Aqua

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: JP Imagineer; NA 3DO; EU SCi

Dance Dance Revolution Disney Mix

Dance Dance Revolution Disney Mix

Platform: Arcade, PlayStation

Genre: Music, Exercise

Publisher: Konami

Cannon Spike

Cannon Spike

Platform: Arcade, Dreamcast

Genre: Multi-directional shooter

Publisher: Capcom

Aces High

Aces High

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Combat flight simulator

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $93.94
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $20.12
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $54.00
  • General Electric GE: opens at $56.75
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $111.87

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 107.52 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 93.47 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 0.5945 GBP
  • 1 EUR = 1.5125 CHF
  • 1 JPY = 0.64 GBP

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on October 11, 2000?

On October 11, 2000 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is October 11, 2000?

On October 11, 2000 the zodiac sign was Libra.

Who was the US President on October 11, 2000?

On October 11, 2000 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 11, 2000?

On October 11, 2000 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on October 11, 2000?

On October 11, 2000 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on October 11, 2000?

On October 11, 2000 several famous people were born including, Hayden Byerly.

Which famous people died on October 11, 2000?

Famous people died on October 11, 2000 include, Donald Dewar.

What was the number one song in October 11, 2000?

The number one song in the week of October 11, 2000 was Come On Over Baby (All I Want Is You) by Christina Aguilera in US and Against All Odds by Mariah Carey & Westlife in UK.

What were the top hits on October 11, 2000?

The top hits on October 11, 2000 were Come On Over Baby (All I Want Is You) by Christina Aguilera, Music by Madonna, Give Me Just One Night (Una Noche) by 98° in US and Against All Odds by Mariah Carey & Westlife, Black Coffee by All Saints, Body Groove by The Architechs featuring Nana in UK.