Thursday 21 December 2000US date format: 12/21/2000, UK date format: 21/12/2000
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 21, 2000). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jakob Delgado and Bailey Bostwick.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Independent Women Part I by Destiny's Child.
In UK I Have A Dream / Seasons In The Sun by Westlife was in the top 5 hits.
An Everlasting Piece, directed by Barry Levinson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000
while Heart of the Sea by Nora Roberts was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Canada: A People's History.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Disney's Aladdin in Nasira's Revenge or Dokapon Millennium Quest.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 21 December 2000
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 21 December 2000 ?
- Roman festivals - Divalia in honour of Angerona
- R.C. Saints - Saint Petrus Canisius ; formerly feast day of Thomas the apostle
- Also see December 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The summer solstice (Southern Hemisphere) or winter solstice (Northern Hemisphere), sometimes known as Yule, occurs on or very close to this date. It is an important festival in the Chinese calendar.
Famous Birthdays:21 December
- The Falkirk West by-election in the UK, resulting from the resignation of Dennis Canavan, is won by Eric Joyce for Labour.
Sport Games on 21 December 2000
- Boston Celtics - New York Knicks : 92 - 86
- Chicago Bulls - Orlando Magic : 88 - 99
- Los Angeles Lakers - Houston Rockets : 99 - 94
- New Jersey Nets - Milwaukee Bucks : 78 - 80
La Liga Segunda DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Leganes - Ath Madrid : 1 - 2
Division 2Football (France)
- Ajaccio - Le Havre : 3 - 0
- Angers - Cannes : 1 - 3
- Beauvais - Lorient : 1 - 3
- Caen - Gueugnon : 2 - 1
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Auxerre - Lens : 3 - 2
- Bordeaux - Nantes : 0 - 2
- Lille - Bastia : 1 - 0
- Lyon - St Etienne : 2 - 1
Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2000 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Destiny's Child - Independent Women Part I
- OutKast - Ms. Jackson
- JAY-Z - I Just Wanna Love U (Give It 2 Me)
- R. Kelly - I Wish
- My First Love - Avant Featuring KeKe Wyatt
- Musiq - Just Friends (Sunny)
- Public Announcement - Mamacita
- 911 - Wyclef Jean Featuring Mary J. Blige
- Carl Thomas - Emotional
- Danger (Been So Long) - Mystikal Featuring Nivea
Top #10 Latin songs
Top #10 songs in the UK
- Destiny's Child - Independent Women Part 1
- Westlife - I Have A Dream / Seasons In The Sun
- Re-Rewind The Crowd Say Bo Selecta - Artful Dodger featuring Craig David
- Bob The Builder - Can We Fix It
- S Club 7 - Never Had A Dream Come True
- S Club 7 - Two In A Million / You're My Number One
- LeAnn Rimes - Can't Fight The Moonlight
- Steps - Say You'll Be Mine / Better The Devil You Know
- Eminem - Stan
- Kiss (When The Sun Don't Shine) - The Vengaboys
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $76.00
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $47.63
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $72.88
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $30.19
- 1 AUD = 0.9251 CHF
- 1 GBP = 2.4472 CHF
- 1 GBP = 2.2353 CAD
- 1 GBP = 2.6547 AUD
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?