3rd of August, 2000

The 3rd of August, 2000, fell on a Thursday. Day 216 of 2000. Decade: 2000s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 3rd of August, 2000:

  • Governor of Texas George W. Bush is nominated as the Republican candidate for President of the United States


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 3rd of August, 2000:

  • United States: It's Gonna Be Me - 'N Sync
  • United Kingdom: We Will Rock You - Five & Queen

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "The Klumps" 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 3rd of August, 2000.

  • Jennifer Lopez

    American singer Jennifer Loper (aka J. Lo) tops the FHM sexiest woman list in both 2000 and 2001.

  • 2000 in movies.

    Movies released in 2000 included Mission: Impossible 2, Gladiator, Cast Away, What Women Want, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Meet the Parents, The Perfect Storm, X-Men, What Lies Beneath, Snatch, Almost Famous, Memento, Traffic, Final Destination and Scary Movie.

  • 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.

  • The dot-com bubble bursts.

    During this period, a speculative bubble in technology was beginning to burst. Online shopping companies such as Pets.com and Webvan are forced to shut down. During one week in April of 2000, the Nasdaq composite index fell by 25%.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 3rd of August:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 19 years, 3 months and 17 days have passed since the 3rd of August, 2000.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 31 of 2000.
  • Leap Year: 2000 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Age: Anyone born on the 3rd of August, 2000, will be 19 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 965257200.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 3rd of August, 2000:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 3rd of August, 2000, will have the star sign Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2000 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 3rd of August, 2000 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.

Weather

Weather information for the 3rd of August, 2000:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 20.0 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a mostly sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 69.1 degrees Fahrenheit. 20.61 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 6.86cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 16.28 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 7.11cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on the 3rd of August, 2000.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 3rd of August, 2000 was probably conceived around the 25th of October, 1999. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 3rd of August, 2000 is the 13th of May, 2001. (Rough Estimate).

3rd of August

Events that have occurred on the 3rd of August:


Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Malcolm in the Middle - TV show about a dysfunctional family and their genius son.
  • The Amanda Show - Starring Amanda Bynes.
  • Roswell - TV show about the town of Roswell.
  • Angel - Spin-off show of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer".
  • The West Wing - Political drama.
  • Futurama - Animated series.
  • The Sopranos - Crime drama about the life of a New Jersey mobster.
  • The Powerpuff Girls - Cartoon about a group of sisters with superpowers.
  • Becker - TV show about a grumpy doctor called Dr. John Becker.
  • Charmed - TV series about a group of sisters that are witches.

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Final Fantasy IX - Fantasy RPG game.
  • Diablo II - The second game in the series.
  • Deus Ex - RPG game that was released by Eidos Interactive in 2000.
  • The Sims - Life simulation game that was published by Electronic Arts.
  • Unreal Tournament - FPS game.
  • Grand Theft Auto 2 - Second game in the GTA series. The last GTA game to show a top-down view of the player.
  • Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings - Strategy game.
  • Resident Evil 3: Nemesis - Third game in the series.
  • Tony Hawk's Pro Skater - Skateboarding game.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 3rd of August, 2000.

  • 7,046 days have passed since this date.
  • 608,778,000 seconds have passed since the 3rd of August, 2000.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 710,241,000 times.
  • Since the 3rd of August, 2000, earth has travelled approximately 314,129,448,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 101,463,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 52,354,908 steps. That's about 23,269 miles!
  • Since this date, 7,305,336 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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