2000 in the Philippines

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Philippines 2000 in the Philippines

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2000 in the Philippines details events of note that happened in the Philippines in the year 2000.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

February[edit]

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April[edit]

May[edit]

June[edit]

  • June 21 – The PBCom Tower, the tallest building in the country upon its completion, opens.

July[edit]

  • July 10 – Torrential rains destabilized a mountain of garbage which collapsed onto a shanty town called "Promised Land" in Payatas, Quezon City, about 800 shanties built upon trash were destroyed and at least 218 people were killed in the avalanche of waste.[1]

October[edit]

  • A major blackout knocked out power to Luzon Island, disrupting the economy. This one was attributed to the enormous school of jellyfish.[1]

November[edit]

December[edit]

Television[edit]

Sports[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

Deaths unknown[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e The Encyclopedia Americana Annual 2001. Grolier, Inc. 2001.