Wednesday June 21, 2000

US date format: 6/21/2000, UK date format: 21/6/2000

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see zodiac on June 21, 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 Russell Burton and Natalie Lind. In that special week of June people in US were listening to Be With You by Enrique Iglesias. In UK It Feels So Good by Sonique was in the top 5 hits. The Patriot, directed by Roland Emmerich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000 while Easy Prey by John Sandford was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Shaft. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cabela's GrandSlam Hunting: North American 29 or Lego Stunt Rally.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Events

  • Section 28 (outlawing the 'promotion' of homosexuality in the United Kingdom) is repealed in Scotland with a 99 to 17 vote.
  • Section 28, a law preventing the promotion of homosexuality, is repealed by the Scottish Parliament.

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Movies

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Gladiator

Gladiator

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Starring: Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Oliver Reed

Country: United States of America

Requiem for a Dream

Requiem for a Dream

Directed by: Darren Aronofsky

Starring: Ellen Burstyn, Jared Leto, Jennifer Connelly, Marlon Wayans

Country: United States of America

In the Mood for Love

In the Mood for Love

Directed by: Kar-Wai Wong

Starring: Tony Chiu-Wai Leung, Maggie Cheung, Ping Lam Siu, Tung Cho 'Joe' Cheung

Country: United States of America

Dancer in the Dark

Dancer in the Dark

Directed by: Lars von Trier

Starring: Björk, Catherine Deneuve, David Morse, Peter Stormare

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Directed by: Ang Lee

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

Country: United States of America

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TV Series

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Talk to Me

Talk to Me

Directed by: Kasi Lemmons

The Invisible Man

The Invisible Man

Directed by: Joseph Henson

Shaft

Shaft

Directed by: John Singleton

Gossip

Gossip

Directed by: Davis Guggenheim

How Much Do You Love Me?

How Much Do You Love Me?

Directed by: Bertrand Blier

How old am I?

If June 21st, 2000 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Easy Prey by John Sandford

Easy Prey

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Lucas Davenport investigates an unsettling series of murders in this classic novel in the #1 New York Times bestselling series—and this one is John Sandford “at the top of his game” (New York Post)… In life she was a high-profile …

The Greatest Generation by Tom Brokaw

The Greatest Generation

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The instant classic and runaway bestseller that changed the way we saw World War II and an entire generation of Americans, from the beloved journalist whose own iconic career has lasted more than fifty years.

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 …

The Empty Chair by Jeffery Deaver

The Empty Chair

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Lincoln Rhyme is back... From the bestselling author of The Bone Collector and The Devil's Teardrop comes this spine-chilling new thriller that pits renowned criminalist Lincoln Rhyme against the ultimate

From Dawn To Decadence by Jacques Barzun

From Dawn To Decadence

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Highly regarded here and abroad for some thirty works of cultural history and criticism, master historian Jacques Barzun has now set down in one continuous narrative the

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Daytona USA 2001

Daytona USA 2001

Platform: Dreamcast

Genre: Racing game

Publisher: Sega, Hasbro Interactive, Infogrames (Europe)

Dynasty Warriors 2

Dynasty Warriors 2

Platform: PlayStation 2, PlayStation Network

Genre: Hack and slash Tactical action

Publisher: Koei

4x4 EVO

4x4 EVO

Platform: Dreamcast, PlayStation 2, Macintosh, Windows

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Gathering of Developers

Cabela's GrandSlam Hunting: North American 29

Cabela's GrandSlam Hunting: North American 29

Platform: Windows

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Activision Publishing, Inc.

Lego Stunt Rally

Lego Stunt Rally

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Game Boy Color

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Lego Media

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $82.00
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $50.50
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $77.00
  • General Electric GE: opens at $50.06
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $115.56

Exchange Rates

  • 1 JPY = 0.63 GBP
  • 1 JPY = 1.55 CHF

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on June 21, 2000?

On June 21, 2000 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is June 21, 2000?

On June 21, 2000 the zodiac sign was Cancer.

Who was the US President on June 21, 2000?

On June 21, 2000 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 21, 2000?

On June 21, 2000 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on June 21, 2000?

On June 21, 2000 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on June 21, 2000?

On June 21, 2000 several famous people were born including, Russell Burton, Natalie Lind, Karisma Collins.

What was the number one song in June 21, 2000?

The number one song in the week of June 21, 2000 was Be With You by Enrique Iglesias in US and It Feels So Good by Sonique in UK.

What were the top hits on June 21, 2000?

The top hits on June 21, 2000 were Be With You by Enrique Iglesias, Try Again by Aaliyah, Everything You Want by Vertical Horizon in US and It Feels So Good by Sonique, Reach by S Club 7, You See The Trouble With Me by Black Legend in UK.


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