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27 Things You Won't Believe Happened A Whole Decade Ago

Time flies.

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1. Britney tied the knot with Jason Alexander.

2. And then Kevin Federline.

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3. Mark Zuckerberg launched Thefacebook.

4. The Notebook came out and the whole world wept.

5. Of course, Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams became a thing.

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6. Luke and Julie Cooper had an affair.

7. Meanwhile, Nathan and Hayley got married.

8. Apple Martin came into the world.

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9. Hilary Duff and Chad Michael Murray were the most perfect couple ever in A Cinderella Story.

10. Nadia won Big Brother.

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11. Rachel got off that plane.

12. Benifer ended.

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13. So did Brian McFadden and Kerry Katona.

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14. McFly released their first album.

15. Shaun Of The Dead came out.

16. As did the second Bridget Jones film.

17. Michelle Mc Manus, Sophie Ellis-Bexter and Jamelia had number 1 singles.

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18. Band Aid 20 got the Christmas number 1.

"Do They Know It's Christmas?" was the best selling single of the year.

"Do They Know It's Christmas?" was the best selling single of the year.

19. Cady learnt her lesson.

20. Lindsay Lohan released an album.

21. Desperate Housewives graced our screens for the first time.

22. Steve Brookstein won the first series of The X Factor.

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23. And the first series of Strictly kicked off.


24. Meanwhile, the last ever Rugrats episode aired.

25. So did the final episode of Sex And The City.

26. And The Lizzie McGuire Show.

27. But, most importantly, Janet Jackson suffered her now infamous wardrobe malfunction.