Monday August 28, 2000
US date format: 8/28/2000, UK date format: 28/8/2000
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 28, 2000). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Doesn't Really Matter by Janet.
In UK Music by Madonna was in the top 5 hits.
Memento, directed by Christopher Nolan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000
while For The Love Of Money by Omar Tyree was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Down to Earth.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dexter's Laboratory: Robot Rampage or Alien: Resurrection.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 28, 2000?
- Many Christian churches: feast day of Saint Augustine of Hippo.
- Hong Kong: Liberation Day (1945)
- For the first time in history, religious and spiritual leaders of the world's diverse faith traditions came together in New York on August 28 to discuss how to forge a partnership of peace with the United Nations. Religious Summit UN Millennium Peace Summit
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 28, 2000?
Unlimited, ad-free streaming of over a million songs, 30 day Free Trial
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
Sport Games on August 28, 2000
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Birmingham - Barnsley : 4 - 1
- Burnley - Gillingham : 1 - 1
- Crystal Palace - Nott'm Forest : 2 - 3
- Norwich - Fulham : 0 - 1
- Portsmouth - Wolves : 3 - 1
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Brentford - Bristol Rvs : 2 - 6
- Bristol City - Rotherham : 0 - 1
- Bury - Northampton : 1 - 0
- Notts County - Cambridge : 0 - 1
- Peterboro - Swansea : 0 - 2
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Brighton - Kidderminster : 0 - 2
- Cardiff - Southend : 2 - 2
- Halifax - Rochdale : 1 - 2
- Hartlepool - Cheltenham : 0 - 0
- Hull - Lincoln : 1 - 1
Liga IFootball (Portugal)
- Boavista - Leiria : 4 - 0
Make this day unforgettable
Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial
What news were making the headlines those days in August 2000?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free
What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $82.69
- Apple AAPL: opens at $57.25
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $70.19
- General Electric GE: opens at $59.50
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $129.88
- 1 JPY = 0.64 GBP
- 1 JPY = 1.61 CHF