Newspapers have served as a primary source of information for many years, old newspapers being irreplaceable for the hundreds of years of history they account for. With an archive of over 167 million pages, NaewpaperArchive brings you easy access to such historical accounts, including those from the year 2000, such as the release of the PlayStation 2, an American anti-globalization protest being held in Washington, the release of the Nintendo GameCube, the establishment of the Millennium Declaration of the United Nations, the arrival of the first resident crew of the International Space Station, and so much more! Each title is available individually, and all are searchable via an interface that allows users to easily view, search, zoom, print and save digital page images.
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Unearth your ancestors and family history in newspapers from 2000.
For Year 2000
There is no better source of the stories of yesterday, as they were actually told, than Newspaper Archives. Discover your ancestry with records from every world history event and find treasures that simply aren't available anywhere else. Newspaper Archives have preserved essential accounts of your family, famous people and events that shaped this nation for hundreds of years.
What will you discover?
January 10, 2000
An agreement is made by America Online to purchase Time Warner for $162 billion, becoming the largest corporate merger ever.
February 6, 2000
The first female president to be elected in Finland is Tarja Halonen.
February 13, 2000
Following the death of Charles M. Schulz, the last publication of the original Peanuts comic strip created by Schulz occurs.
February 21, 2000
The inaugural celebration of International Mother Language Day is held by UNESCO.
March 4, 2000
Japan releases the PlayStation 2, which becomes the all-time best-selling game console.
March 13, 2000
Ecuador adopts the United States dollar as their official currency.
April 16, 2000
Washington holds an American anti-globalization protest.
May 5, 2000
During the New Moon, a rare gathering on 7 celestial bodies takes place.
July 31-Aug 3, 2000
George W. Bush is nominated for President and Dick Cheney for Vice President by the Republican National Convention in Philadelphia.
August 14, 2000
One of the most popular shows on Nickelodeon, Dora the Explorer, is debuted.
August 14-17, 2000
Al Gore is nominated for President and Senator Joe Lieberman for Vice President by the Democratic National Convention in Los Angeles.
August 24, 2000
The release of the Nintendo GameCube takes place.