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Friday, June 30, 2000
is elected President of
, as candidate of the rightist PAN (National Action Party), ending 71 years of PRI (Institutional Revolutionary Party) rule.
, 9 die and 26 are injured on a set while the rock group
During a set of the band Pearl Jam at the Roskilde Festival near Copenhagen, 9 died and 26 are injured in the crowd.
, a leaking petroleum pipeline explodes, killing about 250 villagers who were scavenging
is confirmed as Syria's leader in a national referendum.
2-1 after extra time in the final of the
, becoming the first team to consecutively win the World Cup and