Wednesday 24 May 2000
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
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.
Mission: Impossible II, directed by John Woo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000
while A Heartbreaking Work Of Staggering Genius by Dave Eggers was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rough Science.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Airport Tycoon or Beatmania IIDX 3rd Style.
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Which were the important events of 24 May 2000 ?
- Aldersgate Day (Methodism).
- Canada: Victoria Day, on this date or the Monday before it. In Quebec, it is known as National Patriotes Day (JournTe nationale des patriotes). The holiday is often referred to as "May Two-Four," -- a "two-four" being slang for a case of beer with 24 bottles or cans.
- Bermuda: Bermuda Day.
- Eritrea: National Day.
- Macedonia: Saints Cyril and Methodius Day celebrated as Macedonian Script and Culture Day.
- Saints Donatianus and Rogatianus
- Saint Amadl
- Saint Suzanna
- Mary, Help of the Christians
- Saint Sarah is celebrated in Camargue, France by the Roma or Gypsies.
- Bulgaria: Saints Cyril and Methodius Day celebrated as Bulgarian Education and Culture, and Slavonic Script Day.
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- Majrooh Sultanpuri: Indian poet and songwriter (d. 2000).
- Israeli troops withdraw from southern Lebanon after 22 years of occupation.
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