January 27th, 2000, fell on a Thursday. It was day 27 of 2000. The decade was the 2000s.
20 years, 10 months and 10 days have passed since January 27th, 2000.
January 27th, 2000 relates to an event in a movie, book, game or television series:
WWF: Kane's girlfriend Tori joins D-Generation-X.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on January 27th, 2000:
United States: What A Girl Wants - Christina Aguilera
United Kingdom: The Masses Against The Classes - Manic Street Preachers
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Next Friday" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is January 27th, 2000 and it's a Thursday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aquarius. In America, the song What A Girl Wants by Christina Aguilera is on top of the singles charts.
Over in the UK, The Masses Against The Classes by Manic Street Preachers is the number one hit song. Bill Clinton is currently the President of the United States and the movie Next Friday is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, Tony Blair is the current Prime Minister.
The Nokia 3210 is currently one of the most popular cell phones on the market. Pokemon has become one of the most popular franchises in the world, as trading cards, toys and handheld games gross over one billion dollars. It's the year 2000, so the music charts are being dominated by the likes of Christina Aguilera, Savage Garden, Destiny's Child, Santana and Enrique Iglesias.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "Beverly Hills, 90210", "The X-Files", "Dawson's Creek" and "That '70s Show". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Silent Hill", "Tony Hawk's Pro Skater", "Resident Evil 3: Nemesis" and "Grand Theft Auto 2". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Rugrats", "Recess", "City Guys" and "Roswell".
If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "PlayStation (PS1)", "Groovy Girls", "Game Boy Color" and "The Dreamcast".
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 January 27th, 2000.
The Second Chechen War.
During this period, the Second Chechen War was taking place. The armed conflict took place in Chechnya between Russia and the Chechen Republic of Ichkeria.
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.
The "Whassup?" catchphrase from the Budweiser beer commercial becomes insanely popular.
"Gladiator" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2000.
Who were the best football players in 2000?
In 2000, the best soccer players were Luís Figo, Zinedine Zidane, Andriy Shevchenko, Thierry Henry, Alessandro Nesta, Rivaldo, Gabriel Batistuta, Gaizka Mendieta, Raúl, Paolo Maldini and David Beckham.
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.
The dot-com bubble continues to grow.
During this period, the dot-com bubble was entering its final phase, as excessive speculation in Internet-based companies continued to push stock prices upwards.
Who were the best NBA players in 2000?
In 2000, the best NBA players were Shaquille O'Neal, Tim Duncan, Kevin Garnett, Jason Kidd, Gary Payton, Karl Malone, Grant Hill, Alonzo Mourning, Allen Iverson, Kobe Bryant, Chris Webber, Vince Carter, David Robinson, Eddie Jones and Stephon Marbury.
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.
U2 - "Beautiful Day"
"Beautiful Day" by U2 would go on to win a Grammy for 2000's Record of the Year.
Basic facts and information about this date:
20 years, 10 months and 10 days have passed since January 27th, 2000.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 04 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 January 27th, 2000, will be 20 years of age.
People born in 2000 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 948931200.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around January 27th, 2000:
December 30th, 1999: Beatles legend George Harrison is attacked at his home in Henley-on-Thames, England.
Bill Clinton was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on January 27th, 2000?
Tony Blair was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
Bertie Ahern was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on January 27th, 2000 was probably conceived around the 19th of April, 1999. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on January 27th, 2000 is the 5th of November, 2000. (Rough Estimate).
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
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.
Counter-Strike - FPS game.
Final Fantasy VIII - RPG game.
Syphon Filter - Third-person shooter / stealth game, starring Gabriel Logan as the main character.
Silent Hill - Survival horror game.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about January 27th, 2000.
7,619 days have passed since this date.
658,281,600 seconds have passed since the January 27th, 2000.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 767,995,200 times.
Since January 27th, 2000, earth has travelled approximately 339,673,305,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 109,713,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 56,612,218 steps. That's about 25,161 miles!
Since this date, 7,899,379 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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