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Tuesday 17 October 2000

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Ryan Smith . 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. Charlie's Angels, directed by McG, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000 while The Bear And The Dragon by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching 7 Numara. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Animorphs: Know the Secret or Mario Tennis.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

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

Curb Your Enthusiasm

Written by: Larry David

Starring: Larry David, Jeff Garlin, Cheryl Hines, Susie Essman

Country: United States

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Julia & Jacques Cooking at Home

Starring: Julia Child, Jacques Pepin

Country: United States

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People Like Us

Starring: Chris Langham

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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The League of Gentlemen

Starring: Mark Gatiss, Steve Pemberton, Reece Shearsmith, Jeremy Dyson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Rough Science

Starring: Kate Humble, Mike Bullivant, Jonathan Hare, Ellen McCallie

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 ?

Charlie's Angels

Directed by: McG

Starring: Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore, Lucy Liu

Country: United States

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The Legend of Drunken Master

Directed by: Chia-Liang Liu

Starring: Jackie Chan, Ho-Sung Pak, Lung Ti

Country: United States

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Billy Elliot

Directed by: Stephen Daldry

Starring: Jamie Bell, Julie Walters, Jean Heywood

Country: United States

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Pay It Forward

Directed by: Mimi Leder

Starring: Kevin Spacey, Haley Joel Osment, Helen Hunt

Country: United States

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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Directed by: Ang Lee

Starring: Yun-Fat Chow, Michelle Yeoh, Ziyi Zhang

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 October 2000 ?

Holidays:
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Ignatius of Antioch; translation of Saint Audrey (�thelthryth); Saint Richard Gwyn
  • United States - Black Poetry Day
  • UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
  • French Republican Calendar - Aubergine (Eggplant) Day, twenty-sixth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Haiti - Jean-Jacques Dessalines (1806), State holiday
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Leo Nomellini: Italian-American football player and wrestler (d. 2000).
  • Joachim Nielsen: Norwegian singer-songwriter and guitarist (Jokke & Valentinerne) (d. 2000).
Facts:
  • In Hollywood, Don Rickles receives a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
  • Train crash at Hatfield, north of London, leading to collapse of Railtrack.
  • Hatfield rail crash, United Kingdom: Part of a rail shatters as a passenger train passes over it four people are killed, 70 are injured.

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Sport Games on 17 October 2000

Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Barnsley - Tranmere : 1 - 1
  • Birmingham - Stockport : 4 - 0
  • Bolton - Nott'm Forest : 0 - 0
  • Burnley - Sheffield Weds : 1 - 0
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Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Bournemouth - Wigan : 0 - 0
  • Brentford - Colchester : 1 - 0
  • Bristol Rvs - Rotherham : 1 - 1
  • Cambridge - Stoke : 1 - 1
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Division 3
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Carlisle - Cardiff : 2 - 2
  • Darlington - Kidderminster : 1 - 2
  • Exeter - Hull : 0 - 1
  • Halifax - Cheltenham : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of 17 October 2000
Premier League
UK Soccer
  • St Johnstone - Celtic : 0 - 2
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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: Mud spattered portrait of deposed Serbian leader Slobodan Milosevic, from Sygma-Corbis. Inset: Al Go
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.563
  • Time: Abortion pill RU 486

Books

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

The Bear And The Dragon

By: Tom Clancy

President Jack Ryan faces a world crisis unlike any he has ever known in Tom Clancy's extraordinary #1 New York Times bestseller.A high-level assassination attempt in Russia has the newly elected Ryan sending his most trusted eyes and ears—including antiterrorism ...

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Perish Twice

By: Robert B. Parker

Spenser creator Robert B. Parker returns with his newest heroine, Boston P.I. Sunny Randall, coming to the aid of three very different women in three very dangerous situations.

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Shattered

By: Dick Francis

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

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Drowning Ruth

By: Christina Schwarz

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

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

The Adventures of Cookie & Cream

Platform: PlayStation 2, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 3

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: JP From Software; NA Agetec; EU Empire Interactive

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Animorphs: Know the Secret

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure, Role-playing video game

Publisher: GT Interactive

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Dino Crisis 2

Platform: PlayStation, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: EU Virgin Interactive

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Mario Tennis

Platform: Nintendo 64, Game Boy Color, Virtual Console (Wii, Wii U and Nintendo 3DS)

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Nintendo

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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

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