Birthday!This is Jordan Desantis's birthday. She was born in New Rochelle, Sound Shore Medical Center.
Her parents are Karen Gelsi, and Brian DeSantis
Solar EclipseThis eclipse happened on this day by the moon passing between the sun and the earth.
The Gamma was -0.2644 .
The Magnitude was 0.9734 .
New York Yankees WIN World Series!This game was Yankees vs. Mets,
The MVP for 2000 was Derek Jeter.
The Final score was Mets: 3 Yankees:4
9/11On this day 19 terrorists hijacked four planes and crashed into the World trade center. In all, nearly 3,000 people were killed in the 9/11 attacks.
XIX Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, Utah United States8,000 volunteers for pre-Game activities, 18,000 core volunteers for the Olympic Winter Games, and 6,000 volunteers for the Paralympic Winter Games.
What they did were tubing, cross-country skiing, public bobsled rides, ski jumping and freestyle aerial shows.
Morgan Spurlock begins his 30 Day DietHe must fully eat three McDonald's meals per day: breakfast, lunch, and dinner.He must eat every item on the McDonald's menu at least once over the course of the 30 days (he managed this in nine days).
Apple's iTunes sells its 50 million song.With all this downloading of music is was difficult for itunes to keep up with there updates.
And on top of all the music , than 5,000 audiobooks were downloaded also.
Rosa Parks Dieshttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rosa_Parks Born:February 4, 1913
She was a historical woman who refused to give up a sit to a white person. She went to jail for and she knew she had to fight for her rights.
Pluto Isnt A Planethttp://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2006/08/060824-pluto-planet.html Scientist shows that due to the size and distance of the planet pluto, it is nolonger a planet.
Pluto is what we call a dwarf planet.
Iphone Was Bornhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPhone The Iphone is a phone of multible things to do on it. It has over 500,000 apps, a video camera, media player, internet, and many more.
Barack Obama PresidentBorn:August 4, 1961
He is the 44th president.
And the 1st african american presisdent
Michael Jackson Dieshttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Jackson Michael Jackson was a performer who brang the thriller and the moon walk to life.
He was born: August 29.1958
His nickname is the King of Pop
He started out with the Jackson five but went solo.
Earthquake in Haiti200,000 to 250,000 people died in the earthquake. They were and still are people who dont have homes and are struggling with surivial. About 634,000 people live in displacement camps.People around the world donated to Haiti about $5.3 billion.
Osama Bin Ladin DiedOsama Bin ladin has been always on the FBI's Most Wanted list.
Until one day he gets shot in the head. :)