17th of October, 2000

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 17th of October, 2000, fell on a Tuesday.
  • On this exact date: Rock band Limp Bizkit release their album: Chocolate Starfish and the Hot Dog Flavored Water.
  • Decade: 2000s.
  • 17 years, 1 months and 6 days have passed since the 17th of October, 2000.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 42 of 2000.
  • Day 291 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).
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Libra.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2000 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 17th of October, 2000 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 17th of October, 2000, will be 17 years of age.
  • American Format: 10-17-2000 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 2000-10-17. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20001017" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 971737200.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 17th of October, 2000:

  • United States: Come On Over Baby - Christina Aguilera
  • United Kingdom: Black Coffee - All Saints

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Remember the Titans" 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 17th of October, 2000.

  • Jennifer Lopez

    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.

  • Nokia 3310

    Throughout this period of time, the Nokia 3310 would have been one of the most popular cell phones on the market. The phone included a game called "Snake" and it allowed people to customize its cover.

Weather

Weather information for the 17th of October, 2000:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 14.8 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 53.8 degrees Fahrenheit. 12.11 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.51cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 10.33 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.76cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on the 17th of October, 2000.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 17th of October, 2000 was probably conceived around the 8th of January, 2000. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 17th of October, 2000 is the 27th of July, 2001. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

Things that happened during this general period of time...

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 17th of October:

Television

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

  • Dark Angel - Starring Jessica Alba.
  • Andromeda - Sci-fi TV series.
  • Dora the Explorer - Kid's TV series.
  • 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.

Computer Games

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

  • Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 - Iconic skateboarding game with a great soundtrack.
  • Spider-Man - An action game that was released by Activision for the PlayStation.
  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 17th of October:

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Videos

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Visualize

Visualize the days that have passed since the 17th of October, 2000. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 17th of October, 2000.

  • 6,245 days have passed since this date.
  • 539,571,600 seconds have passed since the 17th of October, 2000.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 629,500,200 times.
  • Since the 17th of October, 2000, earth has travelled approximately 278,418,945,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 89,928,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 46,403,158 steps. That's about 20,624 miles!
  • Since this date, 6,474,859 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Tuesday" in other languages is:

  • German: Dienstag.
  • French: Mardi.
  • Italian: Martedi.
  • Spanish: Martes.
  • Portuguese: Terca-feira.

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