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    2000 ( MM) was a century leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2000th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 1000th and last year of the 2nd millennium, the 100th and last year of the 20th century, and the 1st year of the 2000s decade. Calendar year. 2000 was designated as the International ...

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    The 2000s (pronounced "two-thousands"; shortened to the '00s and known as the aughts or noughties) was a decade that began on January 1, 2000, and ended on December 31, 2009. The early part of the decade saw the long predicted breakthrough of economic giant China, which had double-digit growth during nearly the whole decade.

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    • Nobel Prizes

    January

    1. January 1 - To most people, it was the first day of the 21st century and 3rd millennium. However, there are some people who argue that both distinctions happened a year later, on January 1, 2001. 2. January 3–10 – Israel and Syriahold inconclusive peace talks. 3. January 4 – Alan Greenspan is nominated for a fourth term as U.S. Federal ReserveChairman. 4. January 5–8 – The 2000 al-Qaeda Summit of several high-level al-Qaeda members (including 2 9/11 American Airlines hijackers) is held in...

    February

    1. February 4 – German extortionist Klaus-Peter Sabotta is jailed for life for attempted murder and extortion, in connection with the sabotage of German railwaylines. 2. February 6 – Tarja Halonen is elected the first female president of Finland. 3. February 7 – Stipe Mesic is elected president of Croatia. 4. February 9 – Torrential rains in Africa lead to the worst flooding in Mozambiquein 50 years, which lasts until March and kills 800 people. 5. February 11 – A blast from an improvised exp...

    March

    1. March 1 – The Constitution of Finlandis rewritten. 2. March 2 – Hans Blix assumes the position of Executive Chairman of UNMOVIC. 3. March 7 – George W. Bush and Al Gore emerge victorious in the Republican and Democratic caucuses and primaries of the United States presidential election. 4. March 8 – Tokyo train disaster: A sideswipe collision of 2 Tokyo Metrotrains kills 5 people. 5. March 9 – The FBI arrests art forgery suspect Ely Sakhai in New York City. 6. March 9 – Nupedia, predecessor...

    January 8 – Noah Cyrus, American actress and singer
    January 30 - Benee, New Zealand singer
    June 1 – Willow Shields, American actress and dancer
    November 10 – Mackenzie Foy, American model and actress

    January

    1. January 2 – Patrick O'Brian, English writer (b. 1914) 2. January 7 – Makhmud Esambayev, Chechen dancer (b. 1924) 3. January 15 – Željko Ražnatović, Serbian mobster and paramilitary leader (b. 1952) 4. January 18 – Frances Drake, American actress (b. 1912) 5. January 19 – Bettino Craxi, Prime Minister of Italy (b. 1934) 6. January 19 – Hedy Lamarr, Austrian actress (b. 1913) 7. January 26 – Don Budge, American tennis champion (b. 1915) 8. January 26 – Don Ralke, American music arranger (b....

    February

    1. February 5 – Claude Autant-Lara, French movie director (b. 1901) 2. February 5 – Ward Cornell, Canadian radio/TV broadcaster & educator (b. 1924) 3. February 7 – Doug Henning, Canadian magician (b. 1947) 4. February 7 – Big Pun, American rapper (b. 1971) 5. February 9 – Beau Jack, American boxer (b. 1921) 6. February 10 – Jim Varney, American actor noted for his character, Ernest P. Worrell. (b. 1949) 7. February 12 – Tom Landry, American football coach (b. 1924) 8. February 12 – Charles M...

    March

    1. March 3 – Toni Ortelli, Italian composer and alpinist (b. 1904) 2. March 7 – Charles Gray, English actor (b. 1928) 3. March 11 – Alfred Schwarzmann, German Olympic gymnast (b. 1912) 4. March 27 – Ian Dury, English singer, songwriter (b. 1942) 5. March 28 – Anthony Powell, British writer (b. 1905)

    Chemistry – Alan J. Heeger, Alan MacDiarmid, Hideki Shirakawa
    Economics – James Heckman, Daniel McFadden
    Literature – Gao Xingjian
    Peace – Kim Dae Jung
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    Federal government

    1. President: Bill Clinton (D-Arkansas) 2. Vice President: Al Gore (D-Tennessee) 3. Chief Justice: William Rehnquist (Wisconsin) 4. Speaker of the House of Representatives: Dennis Hastert (R-Illinois) 5. Senate Majority Leader: Trent Lott (R-Mississippi) 6. Congress: 106th

    January

    1. January 4 – Alan Greenspan is nominated for a fourth term as U.S. Federal ReserveChairman. 2. January 5–8 – The 2000 al-Qaeda Summit of several high-level al-Qaeda members (including two 9/11 American Airlines hijackers) is held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 3. January 10 – America Online announces an agreement to purchase Time Warnerfor $162 billion (the largest-ever corporate merger). 4. January 12 – Elián González affair: Attorney General Janet Reno rules that a child rescued by the Coast...

    February

    1. February 11 – A blast from an improvised explosive device in front of a Barclay's Bank, across from the New York Stock Exchange on Wall Street, wounds dozens but kills none. 2. February 13 – The final original Peanuts comic strip is published, following the death of its creator, Charles Schulz. 3. February 17 – Microsoft releases Windows 2000.

    March

    1. March 7 – Texas Governor George W. Bush and U.S. Vice President Al Gore emerge victorious in the Republican and Democratic caucuses and primaries of the United States presidential election. 2. March 9 – The FBI arrests art forgery suspect Ely Sakhai in New York City. 3. March 10 – The NASDAQComposite Index reaches an all-time high of 5,048. 4. March 20 – Jamil Abdullah Al-Amin (H. Rap Brown), a former Black Panther, is captured after a gun battle in Atlanta, Georgiathat leaves a sheriff's...

  3. The 2000s, also known as the noughties was the decade that began on January 1, 2000 and ended on December 31, 2009. Events November 7, 2000 – George W. Bush is elected President of the United States. The results were not known until December 12, 2000 due to the state of Florida being too close to the results.

  4. October 1. Robert Allen (73), American pianist and composer (b. 1928) Cub Koda (51), singer, guitarist and songwriter ( Brownsville Station) October 3 – Benjamin Orr (53), bassist, vocalist of The Cars. October 17 – Joachim Nielsen (36), Norwegian rock singer in Jokke & Valentinerne.

  5. The year 2000 saw the release of numerous video games as well as the launch of the PlayStation 2.

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