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2000 Trivia

<< - 1999
World Series Champions:
New York Yankees
Superbowl XXXIV Champions:
St. Louis Rams
NBA Champions:
Los Angeles Lakers
Stanley Cup Champs:
New Jersey Devils
U.S. Open Golf:
Tiger Woods
U.S. Tennis (Men/Ladies):
Marat Safin/Venus Williams
Wimbledon (Men/Women):
Pete Sampras/Venus Williams
NCAA Football Champions:
Oklahoma
NCAA Basketball Champions:
Michigan State
Kentucky Derby:
Fusaichi Pegasus
The Hotties, Sex Symbols and Fashion Icons:
Jessica Alba, Jessica Biel, Gisele Bundchen, Laetitia Casta, Penelope Cruz, Shannon Elizabeth, Kate Hudson, Heidi Klum, Jenny McCarthy, Piper Parabo, Daniela Pestova, Rebecca Romijn, Victoria Silvstedt, Jessica Simpson, Mena Suvari, Estella Warren
"The Quote

"I have nipples Greg, could you milk me?"
- Robert De Nero in Meet The Parents

Time Magazine's Man of the Year:
George W. Bush
Time Magazine's Person of the Century:
Albert Einstein
Miss America:
Heather French (Maysville, KY)
Miss USA:
Lynnette Cole (Tennessee)
Jennifer LopezThe Scandals:

Jenifer Lopez's Grammy Dress.

Halle Berry's lawyer said that "neither drugs nor alcohol played any part in this accident." after Halle fled the scene, claiming she had no memory of the auto accident.

Meg Ryan left hubby Dennis Quaid for what turned out to be a fling with Russell Crowe

Hip Hop Obesity Death: Big Pun

Beloved Mad Magazine Cartoonist Death: Don Martin

The police found cocaine and valium in Robert Downey Jr.'s Merv Griffin Hotel room.

Nerd News:

Lowest PGA score of 63 played by Jose Maria Olazabal.

Angelina Jolie and Billy Bob Thornton got married on May 5, 2000.

Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston were married on July 29,2000

After nearly two weeks of planning, Pop Culture Madness.com went online on January 8, 2000.

A naked man, Richard Hatch, won $1,000,000 in the first season of CBS's Survivor.

Cost of a Superbowl ad in 2000: $2,200,00

1st appearances & 2000's Most Popular Christmas gifts, toys and presents:
Who wants to be a Millionaire Board Game , Barbie, Addams Family gift set
The Big Movies:
(according to boxofficemojo)
1. How The Grinch Stole Christmas
2. Cast Away
3. Mission Impossible II
4. Gladiator
5. What Women Want
6. The Perfect Storm
7. Meet The Parents
8. X-Men
9. Scary Movie
10. What Lies Beneath
2000 Most Popular TV shows:
1. Survivor: The Australian Outback (CBS)
2. ER (NBC)
3. Who Wants to Be a Millionaire(ABC)
4. Friends (NBC)
5. Everybody Loves Raymond (CBS)
6. NFL Monday Night Football (ABC)
7. The Practice (ABC)
8. CSI (CBS)
9. Law & Order (NBC)
10. Will & Grace (NBC)

The biggest Pop Artists of 2000 include:
Backstreet Boys, Britney Spears, Carl Thomas, Christina Aguilera, Creed, Destiny's Child, Dixie Chicks, DMX, Donell Jones, Eminem, Enrique Iglesias, Faith Hill, Jagged Edge, Ja Rule, Jay-Z, Keith Urban, Lil Bow Wow, Lonestar, Ludacris, Madonna, Matchbox Twenty, Mya, Mystikal, Nelly, *NSYNC, Outkast, Pink, Rascal Flatts, R. Kelly, Santana, Savage Garden, Sisqo, 3 Doors Down, Tim McGraw, Toni Braxton, Whitney Houston,

(Data is complied from various charts including: Billboard's Pop, Rock, Airplay, R&B/Dance and Singles Charts. The Hot 100 is the primary chart used for this list.)

The Number One Hits Of 2000:
October 23, 1999 - January 14, 2000: Santana featuring Rob Thomas - Smooth

January 15, 2000 - January 28, 2000: Christina Aguilera - What a Girl Wants

January 29, 2000 - February 18, 2000: Savage Garden - I Knew I Loved You

February 19, 2000 - March 3, 2000: Mariah Carey featuring Joe and 98 Degrees - Thank God I Found You

March 4, 2000 - March 17, 2000: Lonestar - Amazed

March 18, 2000 - April 7, 2000: Destiny's Child - Say My Name

April 8, 2000 - June 16, 2000: Santana featuring The Product G&B - Maria Maria

June 17, 2000 - June 23, 2000: Aaliyah - Try Again

June 24, 2000 - July 14, 2000: Enrique Iglesias - Be With You

July 15, 2000 - July 21, 2000: Vertical Horizon - Everything You Want

July 22, 2000 - July 28, 2000: Matchbox Twenty - Bent

July 29, 2000 - August 11, 2000: 'N Sync - It's Gonna Be Me

August 12, 2000 - August 25, 2000: Sisq - Incomplete

August 26, 2000 - September 15, 2000: Janet Jackson - Doesn't Really Matter

September 16, 2000 - October 13, 2000: Madonna - Music

October 14, 2000 - November 10, 2000: Christina Aguilera - Come On Over Baby (All I Want Is You)

November 11, 2000 - November 17, 2000: Creed - With Arms Wide Open

November 18, 2000 - February 2, 2001: Destiny's Child - Independent Women