Pop Culture event: After seven-year preparation, the 2000 Olympic Games was raised in Sydney Friday evening. It was viewed by billions of spectators worldwide, Australian Governor General Sir William Deane announced opening of the games, which obtain tradition.
International Event: Nearly five months after he eliminated Russian forces to Chechnya, Acting President Vladimir V. Putin announced today that the Russian military had captured its capital, Grozny, and that the Russian tricolor was flying over it.
US Political Event: In two thousand, Americans were preparing to elect a new president in November. The United States Constitution limits presidents to two terms.
Personal Event: I was born at Maricopa Medical Center.
US Political Event: On September 11, 2001, 19 militants associated with the Islamic extremist group al-Qaeda hijacked four airliners and carried out suicide attacks against targets in the United States. Two of the planes were flown into the towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, a third plane hit the Pentagon just outside Washington, D.C., and the fourth plane crashed in a field in Pennsylvania.
Pop Cultural Event: U.S. investigators in the Bahamas began to find the cause of the accident that killed R&B singer and actress Aaliyah and eight others on a route to Miami on Saturday night. Due to an engine failure.
International Event: A wild earthquake measuring 7.9 on the Richer scale jolted Gujarat of India on January 26, killing at least 20,000 people and injuring 167,000 others.
Personal Event: Went to Disneyland with my entire family.
International Event: Bali bombings occurred on 12th October, 2002 in the tourist district of Kuta on the Indonesian island of Bali. The attack was the deadliest act of terrorism in the history of Indonesia, killing 202 people, 152 of whom were foreign nationals (including 88 Australians), and 38 Indonesian citizens.
Pop Cultural Event:The iMac G4 was produced by Apple from early 2002 to mid-2004. It replaced the iMac G3. This computer featured a new design, with a 15-inch LCD screen mounted on an adjustable arm above a full-size, tray-loading optical drive.
Personal Event: Moved to a new house.
US Political Event: President George W. Bush signs into law the No Child Left Behind Act.
International Event: The invasion of Iraq was led by the United States, along with the United Kingdom and smaller contingents from other countries.
US Political Event:Governor-General Peter Hollingworth resigns. Dr Hollingworth had earlier been cleared of rape charges.
Pop Cultural Event: MySpace.com was launched in August 2003 and quickly became one of the most popular social networking sites on the web.
Personal Event: First Family reunion at Disney World.
US Political Event: The US presidential election of 2004 was the United States' 55th quadrennial presidential election. It was held on Tuesday 2nd November 2004. Republican Party candidate and President George W. Bush defeated Democratic Party candidate John Kerry.
Personal Event: My brother had gotten hit by a car at the age of 11, but was okay.
Pop Cultural Event: Launched in 2004, Facebook later became the most popular social networking site on the web – overtaking its main competitor, MySpace, in April 2008.
International Event: This hurricane, known as Cyclone Catarina, formed off the coast of Brazil in mid-March and began to move toward the coast. Upon making landfall, Catarina damaged or destroyed over 40,000 homes and dealt huge damage to the rice and banana crops in the area. Three people were confirmed dead.
International Event: North Korea announced when they conducted a test on 3rd October, six days before, and in doing so became the first nation to give warning of its first nuclear test.
Popcultural Event: Super Bowl XXXIX, the New England Patriots win 24-21 over the Philadelphia Eagles.