Tuesday 26 December 2000
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Isac Elliot and Samuel Sevian.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Independent Women Part I by Destiny's Child.
In UK Independent Women Part 1 by Destiny's Child was in the top 5 hits.
Traffic, directed by Steven Soderbergh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000
while In Tuscany by Bob Krist was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Chick'n Swell.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Delta Force: Land Warrior or Star Wars: Force Commander.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 December 2000 ?
- First day of Kwanzaa
- Australia - Proclamation Day (South Australian public holiday), for the foundation of the Australian state of South Australia on December 28, 1836 but commemorated on this day.
- Wrenboys celebrate Wren in Ireland
- Period of Ursids meteor shower ends about this day
- Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia - Tsunami Awareness Day/Tsunami Memorial (or Remembrance) Day
- Mandala Pooja at Sabarimala in Kerala, India
- First day of Junkanoo street parade in the Bahamas (the second day is on the New Year's Day)
- Wren day in Ireland and the Isle of Man.
- Boxing Day in the Commonwealth of Nations.
- The first day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- St. Stephen's Day, a public holiday in Catalonia, Croatia, Czech Republic, and the Republic of Ireland.
- R.C. Saints - Saint Stephen
- South Africa - Day of Goodwill, a public holiday
- Slovenia - Independence and Unity Day (1990)
Famous Birthdays:26 December
- Jason Robards: American actor seen in some 170 films in a 40-year career, capped by Best Actor Oscars for "All the President's Men" and "Julia.
- '''Died:''' Jason Robards, 78, US actor
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2000 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Destiny's Child - Independent Women Part I
- Dream - He Loves U Not
- Shaggy - It Wasn't Me
- Mya - Case Of The Ex (Whatcha Gonna Do)
- Creed - With Arms Wide Open
- OutKast - Ms. Jackson
- Faith Hill - The Way You Love Me
- matchbox twenty - If You're Gone
- 3 Doors Down - Kryptonite
- Debelah Morgan - Dance With Me
Top #10 songs in the UK
- Westlife - I Have A Dream / Seasons In The Sun
- Destiny's Child - Independent Women Part 1
- 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
- Steps - Say You'll Be Mine / Better The Devil You Know
- LeAnn Rimes - Can't Fight The Moonlight
- Eminem - Stan
- The Vengaboys - Kiss (When The Sun Don't Shine)
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Sport Games on 26 December 2000
- Atlanta Hawks - New Jersey Nets : 81 - 76
- Boston Celtics - Detroit Pistons : 96 - 101
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Charlotte Hornets : 110 - 115
- Houston Rockets - San Antonio Spurs : 95 - 103
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Airdrie - Alloa : 2 - 1
- Barnsley - Burnley : 1 - 0
- Blackburn - Birmingham : 2 - 1
- Bolton - Sheffield Weds : 2 - 0
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Bristol Rvs - Reading : 2 - 2
- Cambridge - Wycombe : 1 - 0
- Luton - Peterboro : 3 - 2
- Millwall - Colchester : 6 - 1
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Barnet - Brighton : 0 - 1
- Blackpool - Halifax : 0 - 1
- Cheltenham - Shrewsbury : 1 - 1
- Chesterfield - Darlington : 2 - 0
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