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Thursday 17 February 2000

US date format: 2/17/2000, UK date format: 17/2/2000

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 17, 2000). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Aidan Alexander . In that special week of February people in US were listening to Thank God I Found You by Mariah Carey. In UK Rise by Gabrielle was in the top 5 hits. Wonder Boys, directed by Curtis Hanson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000 while Secret Honor by W. E. B. Griffin was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Max Steel. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dirt Track Racing (DTR) or Evergrace.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 17 February 2000

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Movies

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

Wonder Boys

Directed by: Curtis Hanson

Starring: Michael Douglas, Tobey Maguire, Frances McDormand, Robert Downey Jr.

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The Closer You Get

Directed by: Aileen Ritchie

Starring: Ian Hart, Sean McGinley, Niamh Cusack, Ruth McCabe

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Blowback

Directed by: Mark L. Lester

Starring: Mario Van Peebles, James Remar, Sharisse Baker-Bernard, Gladise Jiminez

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Cut

Directed by: Kimble Rendall

Starring: Molly Ringwald, Frank Roberts, Kylie Minogue, Geoff Revell

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Escape Under Pressure

Directed by: Jean Pellerin

Starring: Rob Lowe, Larisa Miller, Craig Wasson, Harry Van Gorkum

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TV Series

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

Max Steel

Directed by: Stewart Hendler

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Belonging

Directed by: Christopher Menaul

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Something in the Air

Directed by: Olivier Assayas

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Higher Ground

Directed by: Vera Farmiga

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Anna and the King

Directed by: Andy Tennant

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 February 2000 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Evermodus
  • Saint Alexis Falconieri (d. 1310)
  • Saint Seven Founders of the Servites
  • Random Acts of Kindness Day.
  • Ancient Latvia - Tanis Diena observed.
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • In San Francisco, California, Microsoft unveils the Windows 2000 operating system. 1.5 million copies are sold in the first two months.

Sport Games on 17 February 2000

NBA
American Basketball
  • Denver Nuggets - Cleveland Cavaliers : 101 - 119
  • Detroit Pistons - Dallas Mavericks : 97 - 106
  • Indiana Pacers - Milwaukee Bucks : 92 - 90
  • Miami Heat - Chicago Bulls : 76 - 83
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Division 2
Football (France)
  • Guingamp - Toulouse : 2 - 0
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on February 17, 2000 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Mariah Carey - Thank God I Found You
  2. Savage Garden - I Knew I Loved You
  3. Christina Aguilera - What A Girl Wants
  4. Get It On.. Tonite - Montell Jordan
  5. Santana - Smooth
  6. Blink-182 - All The Small Things
  7. Missy Misdemeanor Elliott - Hot Boyz
  8. Maria, Maria - Santana
  9. Blaque - Bring It All To Me
  10. Show Me The Meaning Of Being Lonely - The Backstreet Boys
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Montell Jordan - Get It On Tonite
  2. Thank God I Found You - Mariah Carey Featuring Joe & 98 Degrees
  3. Hot Boyz - Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott Featuring NAS, EVE & Q-Tip
  4. Untitled (How Does It Feel) - D'Angelo
  5. Jagged Edge - He Can't Love U
  6. Joe - I Wanna Know
  7. Sisqo - Thong Song
  8. Donell Jones - U Know What's Up
  9. One Night Stand - J-Shin Featuring LaTocha Scott
  10. Destiny's Child - Say My Name
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Desnuda - Ricardo Arjona
  2. Carlos Vives - Fruta Fresca
  3. Que Alguien Me Diga - Gilberto Santa Rosa
  4. Si No Te Hubieras Ido - Marco Antonio Solis
  5. Alguna Vez - Cristian
  6. El Liston De Tu Pelo - Los Angeles Azules
  7. Bajo La Lluvia - Grupo Mania
  8. Te Ofrezco Un Corazon - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
  9. Conjunto Primavera - Morir De Amor
  10. Dimelo [I Need To Know] - Marc Anthony

Books

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

Secret Honor

By: W. E. B. Griffin

More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA.

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A Vast Conspiracy

By: Jeffrey Toobin

In A Vast Conspiracy, the best-selling author of The Run of His Life casts an insightful, unbiased eye over the most extraordinary public saga of our time -- the Clinton sex

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Galileo'S Daughter

By: Dava Sobel

Inspired by a long fascination with Galileo, and by the remarkable surviving letters of his daughter Maria Celeste, a cloistered nun, Dava Sobel has crafted a biography that dramatically recolors the

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Timeline

By: Michael Crichton

In an Arizona desert a man wanders in a daze, speaking words that make no sense. Within twenty-four hours he is dead, his body swiftly cremated by his only known associates.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

The Devil Inside

The Devil Inside

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Third-person shooter, survival horror

Publisher: Cryo Interactive

Dirt Track Racing (DTR)

Dirt Track Racing (DTR)

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Racing

Dark Reign 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Activision

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ECW Hardcore Revolution

Platform: Nintendo 64 PlayStation[1] Dreamcast Game Boy Color

Genre: Fighting Sports

Publisher: Acclaim Entertainment

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Evergrace

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: JP FromSoftware; NA Agetec; PAL Ubisoft / Crave Entertainment

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $67.13
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $37.50
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $54.00
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $128.00
Exchange Rates
  • 1 JPY = 1.47 CHF
  • 1 JPY = 0.56 GBP

Home videos

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

Saludos Amigos

Studio: Disney

Format: VHS and DVD release; part of the Walt Disney Gold Classic Collection

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Isn't She Great

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Ghosts of Mississippi

Studio: Columbia/Tristar

Format: DVD release

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The Talented Mr. Ripley

Studio: Paramount

Format: VHS and DVD release

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American Beauty

Studio: DreamWorks

Format: VHS and DVD release

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