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Thursday 24 August 2000

US date format: 8/24/2000, UK date format: 24/8/2000

It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 24, 2000). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Nick Bufty and Griffin Gluck. In that special week of August people in US were listening to Doesn't Really Matter by Janet. In UK 7 Days by Craig David was in the top 5 hits. Quills, directed by Philip Kaufman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000 while Riptide by Catherine Coulter was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Down to Earth. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cool Cool Toon or Covert Ops: Nuclear Dawn.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 24 August 2000

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Quills

Directed by: Philip Kaufman

Starring: Geoffrey Rush, Kate Winslet, Joaquin Phoenix, Michael Caine

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Maelstrom

Directed by: Denis Villeneuve

Starring: Marie-Josée Croze, Jean-Nicolas Verreault, Stephanie Morgenstern, Pierre Lebeau

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100 Girls

Directed by: Michael Davis

Starring: Jonathan Tucker, Emmanuelle Chriqui, James DeBello, Katherine Heigl

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Bait

Directed by: Antoine Fuqua

Starring: Jamie Foxx, David Morse, Robert Pastorelli, Doug Hutchison

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State and Main

Directed by: David Mamet

Starring: Philip Seymour Hoffman, William H. Macy, Rebecca Pidgeon, Michael Higgins

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Down to Earth

Directed by: Chris Weitz

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Gillette Soccer Saturday

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The Little Vampire

Directed by: Uli Edel

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Tinsel Town

Directed by: Unavailable

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Mysterious Ways

Directed by: Dan Garcia

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 August 2000 ?

Holidays:
  • Liberia: Flag Day
  • RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Bartholomew
  • Roman festivals - first of the 3 days on which the mundus was opened
  • Ukraine: National Holiday, independence from Russia (1991)
  • Sierra Leone: President's Birthday
Famous Birthdays:
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 24, 2000 - Geocentric view

Discover the planets positions on August 24, 2000 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2000 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. A Puro Dolor - Son By Four
  2. Jurame - Gisselle
  3. Imaginame Sin Ti [Imagine Me Without You] - Luis Fonsi
  4. Si Te Vas - Alejandro Fernandez
  5. Joan Sebastian - Secreto de Amor
  6. Muy Dentro De Mi [You Sang To Me] - Marc Anthony
  7. Por Siempre Tu [I Turn To You] - Christina Aguilera
  8. Julio Iglesias - Gozar La Vida
  9. Gloria Estefan - Como Me Duele Perderte
  10. Yo Se Que Te Acordaras - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga

Books

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

Riptide

By: Catherine Coulter

FBI agents Dillon Savich and Lacey Sherlock must protect a young political speechwriter who has received threats against her life. But they could never guess that the danger is already close to his prey-and about to strike.

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Me Talk Pretty One Day

By: David Sedaris

A recent transplant to Paris, humorist David Sedaris, bestselling author of "Naked", presents a collection of his strongest work yet, including the title story about his hilarious attempt to learn French.

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Move To Strike

By: Perri O'Shaughnessy

New York Times bestselling author Perri O'Shaughnessy takes the courtroom thriller to breathtaking new heights in Move to Strike, a page-turning masterpiece of suspense that brings back attorney Nina Reilly, hailed

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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

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Dimahoo

Dimahoo

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Bullet hell

Publisher: Capcom

Colony Wars: Red Sun

Colony Wars: Red Sun

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Space combat simulator

Publisher: Psygnosis

Covert Ops: Nuclear Dawn

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: JP SCEI; NA Activision; EU SCEE

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Cool Cool Toon

Cool Cool Toon

Platform: Dreamcast

Genre: Music

Publisher: SNK

Evil Islands: Curse of the Lost Soul

Evil Islands: Curse of the Lost Soul

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: role playing game, real-time strategy

Publisher: Nival Interactive

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $99.94
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $41.00
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $64.13
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $115.50
Exchange Rates
  • 1 JPY = 1.6 CHF
  • 1 JPY = 0.63 GBP

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Love Stinks

Studio: Columbia/Tristar

Format: VHS and DVD release

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American Beauty

Studio: DreamWorks

Format: VHS release

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Runaway Bride

Studio: Paramount

Format: VHS and DVD release

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American Psycho

Studio: Lionsgate

Format: VHS and DVD release

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The Replacements

Studio: VHS and DVD release

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