Tuesday October 31, 2000, Halloween

US date format: 10/31/2000, UK date format: 31/10/2000

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 31, 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. Famous people born on this day include Willow Smith . In that special week of October people in US were listening to Come On Over Baby (All I Want Is You) by Christina Aguilera. In UK Who Let The Dogs Out by Baha Men was in the top 5 hits. How the Grinch Stole Christmas, directed by Ron Howard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000 while The Rescue by Nicholas Sparks was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Canada: A People's History. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Wars Episode I: Jedi Power Battles or Diaspora.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • October 31st is Nevada Day
  • Protestant Church - Reformation Day: Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses on the Wittenberg church on this day in 1517
  • Wikipedia - Wikipedia:Tim Starling Day
  • Cornwall - Allantide
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Events

  • A chartered Antonov An-26 explodes after takeoff in Northern Angola killing 50.
  • A Singapore Airlines Boeing 747-400 operating as Flight 006 collides with construction equipment upon takeoff in Taipei, Taiwan killing 79 passengers and four crew members.
  • Soyuz TM-31 launches, carrying the first resident crew to the International Space Station. The ISS has been continuously crewed since.
  • November ndash Iraq disarmament crisis: Iraq rejects new U.N. Security Council weapons inspections proposals.
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Movies

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How the Grinch Stole Christmas

How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Directed by: Ron Howard

Starring: Jim Carrey, Taylor Momsen, Kelley, Jeffrey Tambor

Country: United States of America

Red Planet

Red Planet

Directed by: Antony Hoffman

Starring: Val Kilmer, Carrie-Anne Moss, Tom Sizemore, Benjamin Bratt

Fatal Conflict

Fatal Conflict

Directed by: Lloyd A. Simandl

Starring: Kari Wuhrer, Jennifer Rubin, Leo Rossi, Miles O'Keeffe

Battle Royale

Battle Royale

Directed by: Kinji Fukasaku

Starring: Tatsuya Fujiwara, Aki Maeda, Tarô Yamamoto, Takeshi Kitano

Country: United States of America

Jericho

Jericho

Directed by: Merlin Miller

Starring: Mark Valley, Leon Coffee, R. Lee Ermey, Lisa Stewart

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Music charts

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Sport Games on October 31, 2000

Sport Games on October 31, 2000


NBA

American Basketball
  • Charlotte Hornets - Atlanta Hawks : 106 - 82
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - New Jersey Nets : 86 - 82
  • Detroit Pistons - Toronto Raptors : 104 - 95
  • Indiana Pacers - San Antonio Spurs : 85 - 98
  • Los Angeles Clippers - Utah Jazz : 94 - 107
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La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • La Coruna - Las Palmas : 4 - 0
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Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Bolton - QPR : 3 - 1
  • Burnley - Crewe : 1 - 0
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Division 2

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Swansea - Bristol City : 2 - 2
  • Swindon - Cambridge : 3 - 1
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TV Series

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Canada: A People's History

Canada: A People's History

Starring: Lorne Cardinal, Paule Baillargeon, Torri Higginson, Jeff Page

Country: Canada

Einsatz in Hamburg

Einsatz in Hamburg

Welcome to New York

Welcome to New York

Directed by: Steven Tylor O'Connor

Sheena

Sheena

Directed by: John Guillermin

Black Books

Black Books

Written by:

Starring: Dylan Moran, Bill Bailey, Tamsin Greig

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Rescue by Nicholas Sparks

The Rescue

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One of America's bestselling authors delivers a story about the greatest commitment of all: loving someone forever. When confronted by raging fires or deadly accidents, volunteer fireman Taylor McAden feels compelled to take terrifying risks to save lives.

Eyewitness To Power by David Gergen

Eyewitness To Power

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Leadership: The Ultimate Guide Few Americans have observed the ups and downs of presidential leadership more closely over the past thirty years -- from Nixon to Clinton and Watergate to

Tuesdays With Morrie by Mitch Albom

Tuesdays With Morrie

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Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague. Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to …

The Devil'S Code by John Sandford

The Devil'S Code

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When Kidd—artist, computer whiz, and professional criminal—learns of a colleague’s murder, he doesn’t buy the official story: that a jittery security guard caught the hacker raiding the files of a high-tech

Open House by Elizabeth Berg

Open House

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In this superb novel by the beloved author of Talk Before Sleep, The Pull of the Moon, and Until the Real Thing Comes Along, a woman re-creates her life after divorce

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Pac-Man: Adventures in Time

Pac-Man: Adventures in Time

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Hasbro Interactive Mind's Eye Productions Namco

FantaVision

FantaVision

Platform: PlayStation 2, PlayStation 4

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

Championship Manager: Season 00/01

Championship Manager: Season 00/01

Platform: Windows

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Eidos Interactive

Star Wars Episode I: Jedi Power Battles

Star Wars Episode I: Jedi Power Battles

Platform: PlayStation, Dreamcast, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action, Beat 'em up, Platformer

Publisher: LucasArts

Diaspora

Diaspora

Platform: PC (Windows)

Genre: MMO, Point and click

Publisher: Altitude Productions

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $89.44
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $19.75
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $69.00
  • General Electric GE: opens at $54.13
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $93.75

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 108.97 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 92.51 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 0.5852 GBP
  • 1 EUR = 1.5262 CHF
  • 1 JPY = 0.63 GBP

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