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2000 - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins/monobook/IE50Fixes.css; @import /skins/monobook/IE55Fixes.css; @import /skins/monobook/IE60Fixes.css; /**/ 2000 From Wikipedia 2000 is a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. Popular culture also holds the year 2000 as the first year of the 21st century and the 3rd... 2000 : 2000 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December Events: January 1- Millennium celebrations take place throughout the world. Y2K passes without the serious, widespread computer failures and malfunctions that had been predicted. January 1- Unification of Szegeds universities, called University of Szeged. January... January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - 2000 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December This is a timeline for events in September, 2000. September 6 - In New York City, the United Nations Millennium Summit begins with more than 180 world leaders present. September 6 - The last wholly Swedish-owned arms... September - October - November - December


This is a timeline for events in February is the second month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. It is the shortest Gregorian month and the only month with the length of 28 or 29 days. The month has 29 days in leap years, when the year number (eg 2004) is a multiple of four (but... February, 2000 - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins/monobook/IE50Fixes.css; @import /skins/monobook/IE55Fixes.css; @import /skins/monobook/IE60Fixes.css; /**/ 2000 From Wikipedia 2000 is a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. Popular culture also holds the year 2000 as the first year of the 21st century and the 3rd... 2000.

  • February 6 is the 37th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. There are 328 days remaining, 329 in leap years. Events 300-1899 337 - Julius I is elected pope. 1778 - American Revolutionary War: In Paris the Treaty of Alliance and the Treaty of Amity and Commerce are signed... February 6 - Tarja Kaarina Halonen (born December 24, 1943) is a Finnish lawyer and politician. She has been the President of Finland since 2000. Halonen graduated from the University of Helsinki in 1968 and has a Master of Laws degree. She married her long time common-law partner, Dr. Pentti Arajärvi... Tarja Halonen is elected the first The Republic of Finland ( Finnish: Suomen tasavalta, Swedish: Republiken Finland) is a Nordic country in northeastern Europe, bordered by the Baltic Sea to the southwest, the Gulf of Finland to the southeast and the Gulf of Bothnia to the west. Finland has land frontiers with Sweden, Norway and Russia and... Finnish female president.
  • February 13 is the 44th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. There are 321 days remaining, 322 in leap years. Events 1130 - Innocent II is voted Pope. 1542 - Catherine Howard, the fifth wife of Henry VIII of England, is executed for adultery. 1633 - Galileo Galilei arrives in Rome... February 13 - Final original This article is about Peanuts, the comic strip by Charles M. Schulz. There is a separate article about the peanut, the food. Peanuts book cover Peanuts is a syndicated comic strip written and drawn by American cartoonist Charles M. Schulz. The strip originally ran from October 2, 1950 to February... Peanuts This article is about the comic strip, the sequential art form as published in newspapers and on the Internet. There is a separate article about The Comic Strip, the British comedy group. A comic strip is a short strip or sequence of drawings, telling a story. Drawn by a cartoonist... comic strip is published.
  • February 29 is the 60th day of a leap year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 306 days remaining. A year which has a February 29 is, by definition, a leap year. This date only occurs approximately every four years, in years evenly divisible by 4, such as 1992, 1996, or... February 29 - This A leap year (or intercalary year) is a year containing an extra day or month in order to keep the calendar year in sync with an astronomical or seasonal year. Seasons and astronomical events do not repeat at an exact number of days, so a calendar which had the same... leap year day is the last in a turn of the A century was a unit in the Roman legion. Although originally 100 soldiers, it was more commonly 80 soldiers, led by a centurion. A century was also an electoral division of the Comitia Centuriata of the Roman Republic, mostly used for the election of magistrates. Only the first eighteen centuries... century year until February 29, (Redirected from 2400) (23rd century - 24th century - 25th century - more centuries) The 24th century (Gregorian Calendar) comprises the years 2301-2400. Unlike most century years, the year 2400 will be a leap year. Science fiction set in the 24th century Duck Dodgers in the 24th 1/2 Century (circa 2350... 2400.

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China Human Rights Update (February, 2000) (3184 words)
A January 23, 2000 report carried news of the December detentions of Bishop Han Dingxiang and lay leader Wang Changqun, the arrests during Easter 1999 of Fathers Guo Yibao and Wang Zhenhe, and the detention of Father Xie Guolin sometime in 1999.
Although he was released on January 28, 2000, his arbitrary arrest and detention testify to the capriciousness of "rule of law" in China and the dangers of conducting research into "sensitive" subjects even in sources freely available within China.
In January 2000, the Dalai Lama rejected as unauthentic the two-year-old child ordained as the reincarnation of Reting Rinpoche.
UNHCR - Mexico: A demonstration in Tuxtla Gutierrez on 6 February 2000, organized by school principals, parents and ... (587 words)
No reports of a demonstration in Tuxtla Gutierrez on 6 February 2000, organized by school principals, parents and peasants, protesting government neglect in the provision of supplies, could be found among the sources consulted by the Research Directorate.
The strike took place, and on 17 February 2000 the state secretary of education reported that because the state government was unable to meet the salary demands of the state teachers, it was requesting additional funds from the federal education secretariat, and thus expected the teachers' strike to end shortly (El Orbe 18 Feb. 2000).
According to one report, on 7 February 2000 the president of the Chiapas CEDH, Licenciado Luis Felipe Cancino González, received a special rapporteur of the United Nations at the Boulevard Comitan headquarters of the Chiapas CEDH (La República 8 Feb. 2000).
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