Friday 22 December 2000US date format: 12/22/2000, UK date format: 22/12/2000
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on December 22, 2000). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jake Portis and Jaden Adonis.
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 Merrick by Anne Rice 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 Daria's Inferno or Excitebike 64.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 22 December 2000
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Which were the important events of 22 December 2000 ?
- R.C. Saints - commemoration of Frances Xavier Cabrini
- Spain: the main draw of Spanish National Lottery, where it is a Christmas tradition.
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Capricorn
- In the Northern Hemisphere, the winter solstice occurs on or very close to this date. In the Southern Hemisphere, the summer solstice occurs around this time.
- Also see December 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Japan - T?ji (winter solstice)
Famous Birthdays:22 December
- Madonna marries film director Guy Ritchie, at Skibo Castle in Dornoch, Sutherland, Scotland with Gwyneth Paltrow, Stella McCartney, Sting, George Clooney, Jon Bon Jovi, Celine Dion, Bryan Adams, Rupert Everett and others in attendance.
Sport Games on 22 December 2000
- Atlanta Hawks - Toronto Raptors : 78 - 72
- Charlotte Hornets - Minnesota Timberwolves : 83 - 74
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Miami Heat : 95 - 103
- Golden State Warriors - San Antonio Spurs : 87 - 105
Serie AItalian Football
- Bari - Lazio : 1 - 2
- Roma - Juventus : 0 - 0
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Crystal Palace - Blackburn : 2 - 3
- Stockport - Gillingham : 2 - 2
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Bristol City - Bristol Rvs : 3 - 2
- Colchester - Oxford : 3 - 2
- Port Vale - Rotherham : 0 - 2
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 $71.50
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $50.00
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $74.75
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $30.25
- 1 AUD = 0.9139 CHF
- 1 GBP = 2.4372 CHF
- 1 GBP = 2.2441 CAD
- 1 GBP = 2.6586 AUD
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?