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August 29th, 2000...

Today is Tuesday !

 Number-one song in the charts today

In the USA:

"Doesn't Really Matter"
by Janet

In the UK:
"Groovejet (If This Ain't Love)"
by Spiller
 TIME Magazine cover this week

TIME Magazine: Sex and the City, HBO Movie

(TIME Cover: August the 28th, 2000)

 Famous people born on the 29th of August:

1632 - John Locke, English philosopher (d. 1704)
1780 - Jean Ingres, French painter (d. 1867)
1844 - Edward Carpenter, English poet (d. 1929
1915 - Ingrid Bergman, Swedish actress (d. 1982)
1920 - Charlie Parker, American musician (d. 1955)
1923 - Richard Attenborough, English film director
1958 - Michael Jackson, American singer

 The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2000

Eric R. Kandel

with Arvid Carlsson and Paul Greengard, for their discoveries concerning signal transduction in the nervous system

Columbia University - New York, NY, USA

Photo: nobelprize.org

Oscar of the best picture in 2000

directed by Ridley Scott
with Russell Crowe (Maximus Decimus Meridius) and Joaquin Phoenix (Commodus)

Designed in 2000

The Marumaru
by Kazuyo Sejima

Rolling Stone Magazine cover

Blink 182 / Rolling Stone Magazine Vol. 846, August 3, 2000



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