Saturday May 20, 2000

US date format: 5/20/2000, UK date format: 20/5/2000

It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 20, 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. Famous people born on this day include Leo Blair and Iyanna Mayweather. 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 Flags Of Our Fathers by James Bradley with Ron Powers 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 4 Wheel Thunder or Austin Powers: Welcome to My Underground Lair!.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Austregisilus
  • Saint Lucifer
  • Saint Theodore of Pavia
  • Saint Bernardine of Siena
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Events

  • Taiwanese (ROC) president Chen Shui-bian makes the Four Noes and One Without pledge to Taiwan.

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Movies

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Ditto

Ditto

Directed by: Jeong-kwon Kim

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

Sordid Lives

Sordid Lives

Directed by: Del Shores

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

Freeze Me

Freeze Me

Directed by: Takashi Ishii

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

Picking Up the Pieces

Picking Up the Pieces

Directed by: Alfonso Arau

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

Promenons-nous dans les bois

Promenons-nous dans les bois

Directed by: Lionel Delplanque

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

Sport Games on May 20, 2000

Sport Games on May 20, 2000


NBA

American Basketball
  • Portland Trail Blazers - Los Angeles Lakers : 94 - 109
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Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Bayern Munich - Werder Bremen : 3 - 1
  • Duisburg - Hamburg : 1 - 1
  • Ein Frankfurt - Ulm : 2 - 1
  • Hertha - Dortmund : 0 - 3
  • Kaiserslautern - Munich 1860 : 1 - 1
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La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Malaga - Santander : 0 - 0
  • Numancia - Betis : 1 - 2
  • Oviedo - Sociedad : 0 - 1
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Division 2

Football (France)
  • Amiens - Guingamp : 0 - 0
  • Caen - Toulouse : 1 - 1
  • Cannes - Louhans-Cuis. : 2 - 1
  • Gueugnon - Nice : 0 - 4
  • Le Mans - Wasquehal : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of May 20, 2000

TV Series

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How Much Do You Love Me?

How Much Do You Love Me?

Directed by: Bertrand Blier

Gossip

Gossip

Directed by: Davis Guggenheim

Talk to Me

Talk to Me

Directed by: Kasi Lemmons

Bruiser

Bruiser

Directed by: George A. Romero

Max Steel

Max Steel

Directed by: Stewart Hendler

Magazine Covers

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Books

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Flags Of Our Fathers by James Bradley with Ron Powers

Flags Of Our Fathers

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERTHE TRUE STORY BEHIND THE IMMORTAL PHOTOGRAPH THAT HAS COME TO SYMBOLIZE THE COURAGE AND INDOMITABLE WILL OF AMERICAIn February 1945, American Marines plunged into the surf at Iwo Jima—and into history.

The Heir by Johanna Lindsey

The Heir

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The many wondrous gifts of Johanna Lindsey -- her fiery and endearing characters, her enthralling stories, her ingenious blending of Passion, wit, and emotion -- are all on glorious display in

Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets by J. K. Rowling

Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets

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Award-winning artist Jim Kay illustrates year two of Harry Potter's adventures at Hogwarts, in a stunning, gift-ready format. The Dursleys were so mean and hideous that summer that all Harry Potter wanted was to get back to the Hogwarts School …

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 Brethren by John Grisham

The Brethren

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThey call themselves the Brethren: three disgraced former judges doing time in a Florida federal prison. One was sent up for tax evasion.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

4 Wheel Thunder

4 Wheel Thunder

Platform: Dreamcast

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Midway Games

Die Hard Trilogy 2: Viva Las Vegas

Die Hard Trilogy 2: Viva Las Vegas

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation

Genre: Third-person shooter, light gun shooter, racing

Publisher: Fox Interactive

Austin Powers: Welcome to My Underground Lair!

Austin Powers: Welcome to My Underground Lair!

Platform: Game Boy Color

Publisher: Rockstar Games

Fast Food Tycoon

Fast Food Tycoon

Platform: PC

Genre: Business simulation game

Publisher: Activision Value Publishing

Duke Nukem: Land of the Babes

Duke Nukem: Land of the Babes

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: NA GT Interactive Software; EU Take-Two Interactive


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