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Wednesday 12 January 2000

US date format: 1/12/2000, UK date format: 12/1/2000

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 12, 2000). 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. You Can Count on Me, directed by Kenneth Lonergan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000 while Pop Goes the Weasel by James Patterson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Something in the Air. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dave Mirra Freestyle BMX or Aqua GT.
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What the sky looked like on 12 January 2000

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Movies

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

You Can Count on Me

Directed by: Kenneth Lonergan

Starring: Laura Linney, Matthew Broderick, Amy Ryan, Michael Countryman

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American Psycho

Directed by: Mary Harron

Starring: Christian Bale, Justin Theroux, Josh Lucas, Bill Sage

Country: United States

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Girlfight

Directed by: Karyn Kusama

Starring: Michelle Rodriguez, Santiago Douglas, Jaime Tirelli, Paul Calderon

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Panic

Directed by: Henry Bromell

Starring: William H. Macy, Neve Campbell, John Ritter, Donald Sutherland

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Waking the Dead

Directed by: Keith Gordon

Starring: Billy Crudup, Bill Haugland, Nelson Landrieu, Ivonne Coll

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TV Series

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

Something in the Air

Directed by: Olivier Assayas

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Higher Ground

Directed by: Vera Farmiga

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Kanyadaan

Directed by: Mohan Segal?

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Not for Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony

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Casting Couch

Directed by: Christopher Clam

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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
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Bobby Phills: American basketball player: guard/forward, Hornets He died on January 12, 2000 in a car crash.

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

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 12, 2000 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Te Quiero Mucho - Los Rieleros del Norte
  2. Ritmo Total [Rhythm Divine] - Enrique Iglesias
  3. Carlos Vives - Fruta Fresca
  4. Te Ofrezco Un Corazon - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
  5. Alguna Vez - Cristian
  6. El Liston De Tu Pelo - Los Angeles Azules
  7. Si No Te Hubieras Ido - Marco Antonio Solis
  8. Pero Dile - Victor Manuelle
  9. Bajo La Lluvia - Grupo Mania
  10. Desnuda - Ricardo Arjona

Books

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

Pop Goes the Weasel

By: James Patterson

Detective Alex Cross is back-and he's in love. But his happiness is threatened by a series of chilling murders in Washington, D.C., murders with a pattern so twisted they leave investigators reeling.

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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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Hearts in Atlantis

By: Stephen King

Stephen King, whose first novel, Carrie, was published in 1974, the year before the last U.S. troops withdrew from Vietnam, is the first hugely popular writer of the TV generation.

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A Man Named Dave

By: Dave Pelzer

A Man Named Dave, which has sold over 1 million copies, is the gripping conclusion to Dave Pelzer’s inspirational and New York Times bestselling trilogy that began with A

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Freefall 3050 A.D.

Freefall 3050 A.D.

Platform: Nuon

Genre: Action game

Publisher: DVD International

Aqua GT

Aqua GT

Platform: Dreamcast, PlayStation

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Take-Two Interactive

Dave Mirra Freestyle BMX

Platform: PlayStation, Game Boy Color, Dreamcast, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Acclaim Max Sports

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Star Wars Episode I: Obi-Wan's Adventures

Star Wars Episode I: Obi-Wan's Adventures

Platform: Game Boy Color

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: THQ LucasArts

Digimon World 2

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Bandai Fox Kids

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $68.38
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $46.50
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $63.19
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $108.40

Home videos

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

To Sir, with Love

Studio: DVD release

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The Winslow Boy

Studio: VHS and DVD release

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Fight Club

Studio: Fox

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Runaway Bride

Studio: Paramount

Format: VHS and DVD release

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End of Days

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS and DVD release

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