Thursday 28 December 2000
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Larissa Manoela and Kaylyn Slevin.
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 Heart of the Sea by Nora Roberts was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Chick'n Swell.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dynamite Slugger or X-Men: Mutant Wars.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 28 December 2000 ?
- The third day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- Calendar of Saints - Feast of the Holy Innocents, a.k.a. Childermas, commemorating the Massacre of the Innocents on order of king Herod the Great. In Spain and Latin American countries the festival is celebrated in a manner similar to April Fool's Day.
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- U.S. retail giant Montgomery Ward announces it is going out of business, after 128 years.
- John Kufuor wins the second ballot in the presidential election to become President of Ghana. His victory marks the first peaceful democratic transition of power in Ghana since the country achieved independence in 1957.
- U.S. department store chain Montgomery Ward announces it is going out of business 128 years after it was founded as the world's first mail order business.
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 28 December 2000
- Atlanta Hawks - Minnesota Timberwolves : 81 - 88
- Boston Celtics - New Jersey Nets : 112 - 111
- Charlotte Hornets - Sacramento Kings : 87 - 91
- Detroit Pistons - Orlando Magic : 96 - 102
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