Leap Year: 2000 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Aries.
Zodiac Element: Fire.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2000 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
Native American Zodiac: The 1st of April, 2000 falls under the Falcon.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.
Age: Anyone born on the 1st of April, 2000, will be 19 years of age.
American Format: 04-01-2000 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2000-04-01. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20000401" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 954543600.
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 1st of April:
April Fools' Day
Islamic Republic Day (Iran)
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 1st of April, 2000:
United States: Say My Name - Destiny's Child
United Kingdom: Bag It Up - Geri Halliwell
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Erin Brockovich" was at the top of the box office on this date.
News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 1st of April, 2000.
Big Mouth Billy Bass
A singing prop fish called Big Mouth Billy Bass becomes a huge hit. The fish sings and moves to songs such as "Don't Worry, Be Happy" by Bobby McFerrin and "Take Me To The River" by Al Green.
American singer Jennifer Loper (aka J. Lo) tops the FHM sexiest woman list in both 2000 and 2001.
Time Person of the Year 2000
US President George W. Bush is named as the Time Person of the Year in 2000.
2000 in music.
Popular music artists in 2000 included Christina Aguilera, Eiffel 65, Céline Dion, Montell Jordan, Santana, Faith Hill, Sisqó, Destiny's Child, N Sync, Linkin Park, Enrique Iglesias, Matchbox Twenty, Mya, 3 Doors Down, Backstreet Boys and Eminem.
Weather information for the 1st of April, 2000:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 8.0 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. It was a cloudy day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 43.5 degrees Fahrenheit. 6.39 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 1st of April, 2000.
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 1st of April, 2000. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 1st of April, 2000.
7,082 days have passed since this date.
611,884,800 seconds have passed since the 1st of April, 2000.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 713,865,600 times.
Since the 1st of April, 2000, earth has travelled approximately 315,732,556,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 101,980,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 52,622,093 steps. That's about 23,388 miles!
Since this date, 7,342,618 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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