Important Events in my Life



Michael Jordan

January 13 1999

Basketball player Michael Jordan announces his retirement, only to return in 2001.

My Birth

September 27 1999

Kaitlyn Rose McCoy born in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty

October 13 1999

The United States Senate rejects ratification of the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty (CTBT).

Doctrine of Justification

October 31 1999

Roman Catholic Church and Lutheran Church leaders sign the Joint Declaration on the Doctrine of Justification, ending a centuries-old doctrinal dispute over the nature of faith and salvation.


Mehmet Ali Agca

June 13 2000

Italy pardons Mehmet Ali Agca, the Turkish gunman who tried to kill Pope John Paul II in 1981.

27th Summer Olympics

September 15 2000 - October 1 2000

Opening ceremony of the XXVII Olympics in Sydney, Australia.

Hillary Clinton

November 7 2000

Hillary Rodham Clinton is elected to the United States Senate, becoming the first former First Lady to win public office in the United States, although actually she still was the First Lady.



September 11 2001

Two passenger planes hijacked by terrorists crashes into New York's World Trade Towers causing the collapse of both & death of 2,752 people. Terrorists hijack a passenger plane and crash it into the Pentagon causing the death of 125 people. Attempt by passengers and crew of United Airlines Flight 93 to retake control of their hijacked plane from terrorists causes plane to crash in Pennsylvania field killing all 64 people onboard.

War on Terror

September 20 2001

In an address to a joint session of Congress and the American people, U.S. President George W. Bush declares a "war on terror".

Apple Ipod

October 23 2001

Apple releases the first generation Ipod.


2002 Winter Olympics

February 8 2002 - February 24 2002

XIX Winter Olympics in the US, Salt Lake City in Utah.


February 19 2002

NASA's Mars Odyssey space probe begins to map the surface of Mars using its thermal emission imaging system.

Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty

June 13 2002

The United States of America withdraws from the Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty.


Belgium's Common Sense

January 30 2003

Belgium legalizes same-sex marriage.



Doctor Who Revial

March 26 2005

The popular British TV show, Doctor Who, came back on air as it's revival episode, "Rose," premiered on March 26, 2005.









Doctor Who

November 23 2013

The Doctor Who 50th anniversary is celebrated worldwide with a special episode of "The Day of the Doctor", featuring three doctors in one episode.


Double Canonization

April 29 2014

On April 29th, 2014, there was a double Canonization of Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII. This is important because it is the first time two people have been canonized at the same time, as well as both of them have had one thing waved to become a saint. Saint Pope John the XXIII on, had one verified miracle, and Saint Pope John Paul II was becoming a Saint a week after he died.