Wednesday 26 January 2000
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Tatiana Ringsby and Emma Victoria.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to I Knew I Loved You by Savage Garden.
In UK I Have A Dream / Seasons In The Sun by Westlife was in the top 5 hits.
The Beach, directed by Danny Boyle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000
while Saving Faith by David Baldacci was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rotten TV.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Test Drive 2001 or Final Fantasy IX.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 January 2000 ?
- Roman Empire - third day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra.
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Timothy and Titus
- Saint Paula
- Saint Alberic
- Margaret of Hungary
- International Holocaust Remembrance Day
- Uganda - Liberation Day.
- India - Republic Day - One of only three state holidays in India, celebrated with pomp and a military parade in New Delhi.
- International Customs Day.
- Australia - Australia Day.
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- At the Desert Inn casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, Cynthia Jay-Brennan wins $34,959,458.56 on a Megabucks slot machine, the world's largest payout. She had entered a total of $27.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2000 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Savage Garden - I Knew I Loved You
- Christina Aguilera - What A Girl Wants
- Santana - Smooth
- Brian McKnight - Back At One
- Blaque - Bring It All To Me
- Eiffel 65 - Blue (Da Ba Dee)
- Missy Misdemeanor Elliott - Hot Boyz
- Celine Dion - That's The Way It Is
- Marc Anthony - I Need To Know
- Whitney Houston - My Love Is Your Love
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Sport Games on 26 January 2000
- Boston Celtics - Orlando Magic : 89 - 111
- New Jersey Nets - Seattle SuperSonics : 92 - 95
- Phoenix Suns - Philadelphia 76ers : 93 - 87
- Sacramento Kings - Milwaukee Bucks : 104 - 112
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Real Madrid - Betis : 2 - 1
Division 2Football (France)
- Ajaccio - Guingamp : 1 - 0
- Caen - Cannes : 1 - 1
- Chateauroux - Amiens : 0 - 0
- Creteil - Nimes : 3 - 2
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Bastia - Sedan : 1 - 0
- Lens - Le Havre : 4 - 0
- Lyon - Bordeaux : 1 - 1
- Montpellier - Nancy : 1 - 0
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