Who performed at Sydney 2000 Olympics?
John Farnham, Olivia Newton-John, Tina Arena, Vanessa Amorosi, Julie Anthony A.M., OBE., Human Nature, James Morrison and John Williamson will lead the performers at the Opening Ceremony of the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games, Olympic organisers announced today.
Where was the 2000 Olympics opening ceremony held?
Who performed at the Olympics?
Musicians from around the world came together to perform John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s “Imagine” for the opening ceremony at the Tokyo Olympics on Friday (July 23), and among them were John Legend and Keith Urban.
Who was the male soprano at the Olympics closing ceremony?
“In these difficult times you gave to the world the most precious of gifts – hope.” Notable moments also included male soprano Tomotaka Okamoto singing the Olympic anthem, as well as the handover to Paris for the 2024 Games.
Who won the 2000 Olympics?
The United States won the most medals overall with 93, as well as the most gold (37) medals. Host nation Australia finished the Games with 58 medals overall (16 gold, 25 silver, and 17 bronze).
Did the Queen attend the 2000 Olympics?
And Queen Elizabeth visited the site of Sydney’s 2000 Olympics, opening on September 15. … In the end, the role was handed to the queen’s representative in Australia, Governor-General Sir William Deane – an official almost unknown outside Australia.