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Wednesday 12 January 2000

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jake Mitchell and Bryson Conklin. In that special week of January people in US were listening to What A Girl Wants by Christina Aguilera. 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 Atlantis Found by Clive Cussler was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching History's Turning Points. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Total War or Don Chan 2 Slot.
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TV Series

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

History's Turning Points

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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America's Test Kitchen

Starring: Christopher Kimball, Julia Collin Davison, Bridget Lancaster, Adam Ried

Country: United States

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BloodHounds, Inc

Starring: Craig Hauer, Antonia Jones, Kendra Thomas, Richard Thomas

Country: United States

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Rick Steves' Europe

Starring: Rick Steves

Country: United States

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Universe

Starring: John Hurt

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Virgin Suicides

Directed by: Sofia Coppola

Starring: Kirsten Dunst, Josh Hartnett, James Woods

Country: United States

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Galaxy Quest

Directed by: Dean Parisot

Starring: Tim Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Alan Rickman

Country: United States

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The Ninth Gate

Directed by: Roman Polanski

Starring: Johnny Depp, Frank Langella, Lena Olin

Country: United States

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Man on the Moon

Directed by: Milos Forman

Starring: Jim Carrey, Danny DeVito, Gerry Becker

Country: United States

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Any Given Sunday

Directed by: Oliver Stone

Starring: Al Pacino, Dennis Quaid, Cameron Diaz

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 January 2000 ?

Holidays:
  • In USA's Monk, the 4th season episode of MR. MONK AND MRS. MONK (#T-2351) indicates that Monk spilt something on January 12, 1999 during an earthquake. He stated "Earthquakes count, I don't make the rules."
  • In the television series The X-Files, the third season episode Syzygy, has two girls, Terri & Magi, both born on January 12, 1979. Strange astrological properties with 3+ celestial bodies in alignment gives them great power which they use to kill off several of their high school classmates on their birthday in 1996.
  • In 2001: A Space Odyssey, the fictional computer HAL becomes operational on January 12. In the movie by Stanley Kubrick, HAL was "born" in 1992, while in the book by Arthur C. Clarke the same event occurs in 1997.
  • Tanzania - Zanzibar Revolution Day
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Famous Deaths:
  • Bobby Phills: American basketball player: guard/forward, Hornets He died on January 12, 2000 in a car crash.

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Sport Games on 12 January 2000

NBA
American Basketball
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - Portland Trail Blazers : 75 - 95
  • Los Angeles Clippers - Boston Celtics : 88 - 95
  • Los Angeles Lakers - Milwaukee Bucks : 103 - 94
  • New York Knicks - Detroit Pistons : 108 - 114
See all Basketball game results of 12 January 2000
Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Aalst - Beveren : 2 - 4
  • Genk - Westerlo : 1 - 1
  • Gent - Geel : 1 - 1
  • Germinal - Lierse : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of 12 January 2000
Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Bastia - Marseille : 0 - 0
  • Le Havre - Auxerre : 0 - 0
  • Lens - Nancy : 0 - 1
  • Montpellier - Nantes : 3 - 0
See all Football game results of 12 January 2000
Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Chelsea - Tottenham : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 12 January 2000

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 2000?

  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9723
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.520
  • Time: Millennium New Year's celebration in Times Square

Books

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

Atlantis Found

By: Clive Cussler

Marine explorer Dirk Pitt faces off against an elite army from an era gone-by in order to uncover the secrets of an ancient civilization in this #1 New York Times-bestselling series.

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The New New Thing

By: Michael Lewis

New York Times Bestseller. “A superb book. . . . [Lewis] makes Silicon Valley as thrilling and intelligible as he made Wall Street in his best-selling Liar’s Poker.”―Time

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Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets

By: J. K. Rowling

Award-winning artist Jim Kay illustrates year two of Harry Potter's adventures at Hogwarts, in a stunning, gift-ready format. The Dursleys were so mean and hideous that summer that all Harry Potter wanted was to get back to the Hogwarts School ...

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Hunting Badger

By: Tony Hillerman

Three men raid the gambling casino run by the Ute nation and then disappear into the maze of canyons on the Utah-Arizona border.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Catechumen

Catechumen

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action, first-person shooter

Publisher: N'Lightning Software

Total War

Platform: Windows-based PCs, OS X

Publisher: Electronic Arts (2000-2001) Activision (2002-2004) Sega (2005-present)

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Battleship: Surface Thunder

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Hasbro Interactive

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Diablo II

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS, Mac OS X

Genre: Action role-playing, hack and slash

Publisher: NA Blizzard Entertainment; EU Sierra Entertainment

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Don Chan 2 Slot

Don Chan 2 Slot

Platform: Java applet

Genre: Slot Machine


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