Friday May 19, 2000

US date format: 5/19/2000, UK date format: 19/5/2000

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 19, 2000). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Sage Lescher and Will Simmons. In that special week of May people in US were listening to Maria, Maria by Santana. In UK Bound 4 Da Reload (Casualty) by Oxide & Neutrino was in the top 5 hits. Ditto, directed by Jeong-kwon Kim, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000 while Tuesdays With Morrie by Mitch Albom was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching How Much Do You Love Me?. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Test Drive Le Mans or Deus Ex.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Directed by: Jeong-kwon Kim

Starring: Ji-tae Yu, Ha-neul Kim, Ji-won Ha, Seung-min Lee

Sordid Lives

Directed by: Del Shores

Starring: Delta Burke, Bonnie Bedelia, Olivia Newton-John, Kirk Geiger

Freeze Me

Directed by: Takashi Ishii

Starring: Harumi Inoue, Shingo Tsurumi, Kazuki Kitamura, Shunsuke Matsuoka

Picking Up the Pieces

Directed by: Alfonso Arau

Starring: Woody Allen, David Schwimmer, Angélica Aragón, Sharon Stone

Promenons-nous dans les bois

Directed by: Lionel Delplanque

Starring: Marie Trintignant, Suzanne MacAleese, Maud Buquet, Alexia Stresi


Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 19, 2000?


  • National Hug-Your-Cat Day
  • NASCAR Day USA.(2006)
  • Commemoration of Pontian Greeks Genocide in Greece.
  • Commemoration of Atatnrk, Youth and Sports Day in Turkey (1919).
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Sport Games on May 19, 2000

Sport Games on May 19, 2000

    La Liga Primera Division

    Football (Spain)
  • Ath Bilbao - Alaves : 2 - 1
  • Barcelona - Celta : 2 - 2
  • La Coruna - Espanol : 2 - 0
  • Mallorca - Ath Madrid : 1 - 2
  • Real Madrid - Valladolid : 0 - 1
  • See all Football game results of May 19, 2000

TV Series

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

How Much Do You Love Me?

Directed by: Bertrand Blier


Directed by: Davis Guggenheim

Talk to Me

Directed by: Kasi Lemmons

Then Came You

Directed by: Not specifed


Directed by: George A. Romero

Magazine Covers

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


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

Tuesdays With Morrie

By: Mitch Albom

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 …

Rich Dad, Poor Dad

By: Robert T. Kiyosaki with Sharon L. Lechter

Rich Dad, Poor Dad

The Art Of Happiness

By: the Dalai Lama and Howard C. Cutler

From the authors who brought you the million-copy bestseller The Art of Happiness comes an exploration of job, career, and finding the ultimate happiness at work.It

Harry Potter And The Sorcerer'S Stone

By: J. K. Rowling

The beloved first book of the Harry Potter series, now fully illustrated by award-winning artist Jim Kay. For the first time, J.K. Rowling's beloved Harry Potter books will be presented in lavishly illustrated full-color editions.

Back Roads

By: Tawni O'Dell

"One day you're that guy who's happy he managed to survive high school and get that almighty piece of paper, and you're thinking you might try to get a job at


What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Platform: Dreamcast, PlayStation, Microsoft Windows 95/98, Game Boy Color

Genre: Action-adventure, platform

Publisher: Eidos Interactive

Apano Sin

Platform: Amiga

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: V.A.K. Entertainment

Platform: PlayStation, PlayStation 2

Genre: Snowboarding

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

Platform: Mac OS; Microsoft Windows; PlayStation 2

Genre: Action role-playing, first-person shooter

Publisher: Eidos Interactive

Platform: PlayStation, Microsoft Windows, Game Boy Color, Dreamcast, PlayStation 2

Genre: Racing

Publisher: JP Sega

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

    Stock Markets

  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $63.25
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $44.75
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $63.50
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $131.80
  • Cisco Systems CSCO: opens at $53.98

    Exchange Rates

  • 1 JPY = 1.62 CHF
  • 1 JPY = 0.63 GBP

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