Thursday March 16, 2000

US date format: 3/16/2000, UK date format: 16/3/2000

It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces (see zodiac on March 16, 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. In that special week of March people in US were listening to Say My Name by Destiny's Child. In UK Pure Shores by All Saints was in the top 5 hits. Price of Glory, directed by Carlos Ávila, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000 while Tough Cookie by Diane Mott Davidson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Bruiser. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Pac-Man: Adventures in Time or The Sims.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2000, at March 16 across the years or at March 2000 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of March 16, 2000?


Holidays

  • St. Urho's Day - the fictional patron saint of Finnish immigrants to the US, created by Richard Mattson in 1956
  • Latvia - The controversial Latvia Legions are celebrated in Latvia, where about 140,000 men joined the Waffen SS National Legions during World War II, trying to defend Latvia. Since February 23, 2000, this day is no longer an official celebration day.
  • Saint Heribert of Cologne (died 1021)
  • Saint Eusebia (+680)
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Events

  • The Dow Jones Industrial Average rises by 499.19 points (4.93 percent), its second-largest one-day point gain.

Famous Deaths

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Hey Ram

Hey Ram

Directed by: Kamal Haasan

Starring: Kamal Haasan, Shah Rukh Khan, Rani Mukerji, Hema Malini

A Place in the Sun

A Place in the Sun

Directed by: George Stevens

Starring: Montgomery Clift, Elizabeth Taylor, Shelley Winters, Anne Revere

Country: United States of America

You Can Count on Me

You Can Count on Me

Directed by: Kenneth Lonergan

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

American Psycho

American Psycho

Directed by: Mary Harron

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

Country: United States of America

High Fidelity

High Fidelity

Directed by: Stephen Frears

Starring: John Cusack, Iben Hjejle, Todd Louiso, Jack Black

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of March 16, 2000?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Say My Nameyoutube
  2. - Amazed
  3. - Maria, Maria
  4. - Breathe
  5. - Bye Bye Bye

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Say My Nameyoutube
  2. - Thong Song
  3. - Untitled (How Does It Feel)
  4. - I Wanna Know
  5. - Hot Boyz

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Que Alguien Me Diga
  2. - A Puro Dolor
  3. - Fruta Fresca
  4. - Desnuda
  5. - El Liston De Tu Pelo
Sport Games on March 16, 2000

Sport Games on March 16, 2000


NBA

American Basketball
  • Dallas Mavericks - San Antonio Spurs : 110 - 88
  • Houston Rockets - Milwaukee Bucks : 96 - 106
  • Los Angeles Lakers - Washington Wizards : 102 - 109
  • Minnesota Timberwolves - Portland Trail Blazers : 96 - 92
  • Philadelphia 76ers - Miami Heat : 77 - 92
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Higher Ground

Higher Ground

Directed by: Vera Farmiga

Belonging

Belonging

Directed by: Christopher Menaul

Bruiser

Bruiser

Directed by: George A. Romero

Something in the Air

Something in the Air

Directed by: Olivier Assayas

Max Steel

Max Steel

Directed by: Stewart Hendler

How old am I?

If March 16, 2000 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • LIFE: UFO's
  • Time: TV journalsit Katie Couric and headline KATIE'S CRUSADE represent her attempt to make the public mor
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9732
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.530
  • Wired: Wired - March, 2000

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Tough Cookie by Diane Mott Davidson

Tough Cookie

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A deliciously deadly novel by the New York Times bestselling author of Prime Cut.Diane Mott Davidson's unique blend of first-class suspense and five-star fare has won her scores of fans and

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 …

Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban by J. K. Rowling

Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban

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The third book in the bestselling Harry Potter series, now illustrated in glorious full color by award-winning artist Jim Kay! For twelve long years, the dread fortress of Azkaban held an infamous prisoner named Sirius Black.

The Millionaire Mind by Thomas J. Stanley

The Millionaire Mind

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"Readers with an entrepreneurial turn of mind will devour The Millionaire Mind because it provides road maps on how millionaires found their niches."After

The Greatest Generation by Tom Brokaw

The Greatest Generation

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The instant classic and runaway bestseller that changed the way we saw World War II and an entire generation of Americans, from the beloved journalist whose own iconic career has lasted more than fifty years.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Pac-Man: Adventures in Time

Pac-Man: Adventures in Time

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Hasbro Interactive Mind's Eye Productions Namco

Carmageddon TDR 2000

Carmageddon TDR 2000

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Vehicular combat

Publisher: SCi (EU), Xicat Interactive (NA)

Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes

Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes

Platform: Arcade Dreamcast iOS PlayStation 2 PlayStation 3 Xbox Xbox 360

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Capcom Virgin Interactive

Caesars Palace 2000

Caesars Palace 2000

Platform: PlayStation Dreamcast Microsoft Windows

Genre: Gambling simulation

Publisher: Interplay Entertainment

The Sims

The Sims

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X iOS Android Windows Phone PlayStation 2 Xbox GameCube Game Boy Advance N-Gage Nintendo DS PlayStation Portable Xbox 360 PlayStation 3 Wii Nintendo 3DS PlayStation Vita Wii U

Genre: Life simulation

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $78.00
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $117.31
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $95.94
  • General Electric GE: opens at $133.69
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $109.00

Exchange Rates

  • 1 JPY = 0.6 GBP
  • 1 JPY = 1.57 CHF

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on March 16, 2000?

On March 16, 2000 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is March 16, 2000?

On March 16, 2000 the zodiac sign was Pisces.

Who was the US President on March 16, 2000?

On March 16, 2000 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 16, 2000?

On March 16, 2000 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on March 16, 2000?

On March 16, 2000 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people died on March 16, 2000?

Famous people died on March 16, 2000 include, Thomas Ferebee.

What was the number one song in March 16, 2000?

The number one song in the week of March 16, 2000 was Say My Name by Destiny's Child in US and Pure Shores by All Saints in UK.

What were the top hits on March 16, 2000?

The top hits on March 16, 2000 were Say My Name by Destiny's Child, Amazed by Lonestar, Maria, Maria by Santana in US and Pure Shores by All Saints, American Pie by Madonna, Movin Too Fast by Artful Dodger & Romina Johnson in UK.


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