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 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.
Age: Anyone born on the 3rd of August, 2000, will be 18 years of age.
American Format: 08-03-2000 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2000-08-03. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20000803" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 965257200.
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.
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 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.
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on the 3rd of August, 2000.
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).
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Things that happened during this general period of time...
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 3rd of August, 2000. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 3rd of August, 2000.
6,809 days have passed since this date.
588,301,200 seconds have passed since the 3rd of August, 2000.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 686,351,400 times.
Since the 3rd of August, 2000, earth has travelled approximately 303,563,419,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 98,050,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 50,593,903 steps. That's about 22,486 miles!
Since this date, 7,059,614 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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