2nd of March, 2000

The 2nd of March, 2000, fell on a Thursday. Day 62 of 2000. Decade: 2000s.

20 years, 1 months and 2 days have passed since the 2nd of March, 2000.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 2nd of March, 2000:

  • WWF SmackDown! is released for the PlayStation.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 2nd of March, 2000:

  • United States: I Knew I Loved You - Savage Garden
  • United Kingdom: Pure Shores - All Saints

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Scream 3" 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 2nd of March, 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.

  • Whassup?

    The "Whassup?" catchphrase from the Budweiser beer commercial becomes insanely popular.

  • Gladiator

    "Gladiator" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 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.

  • 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.

  • 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

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 20 years, 1 months and 2 days have passed since the 2nd of March, 2000.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 09 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 2nd of March, 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 951955200.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 2nd of March, 2000:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 2nd of March, 2000, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2000 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 2nd of March, 2000 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.

Television Shows

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".
  • Freaks and Geeks - Short-lived TV series about a misfit high-school student.
  • 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.
  • Will & Grace - TV series.

2000 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2000.

"Malcolm in the Middle" - "Roswell" - "Rocket Power" - "Dora the Explorer" - "SpongeBob SquarePants" - "Ed, Edd n Eddy" - "Bob the Builder" - "The Powerpuff Girls" - "The Wild Thornberrys" - "That '70s Show" - "CatDog" - "Dawson's Creek" - "Bear in the Big Blue House" - "City Guys" - "Recess" - "The Angry Beavers" - "Pokemon" - "Teletubbies" - "Daria" - "Hey Arnold!" - "Arthur" - "Sabrina the Teenage Witch" - "Blue's Clues" - "7th Heaven" - "Kenan & Kel" - "Moesha" - "Hang Time" - "Dexter's Laboratory" - "Friends" - "All That" - "Rugrats" - "Beverly Hills, 90210" - "The Simpsons"


2000 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2000:

  • The Dreamcast
  • Game Boy Color
  • Groovy Girls
  • PlayStation (PS1)

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 2nd of March:


Weather

Weather information for the 2nd of March, 2000:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 10.9 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 33.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 0.94 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 0.51cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 6.89 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on the 2nd of March, 2000.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 2nd of March, 2000 was probably conceived around the 24th of May, 1999. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 2nd of March, 2000 is the 10th of December, 2000. (Rough Estimate).

Computer Games

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

  • 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.
  • Counter-Strike - FPS game.

2nd of March

Events that have occurred on the 2nd of March:

  • 2nd of March, 1990: The Hunt for Red October (1990) is released.
  • 2nd of March, 2004: Football: Arjen Robben signs for Chelsea.
  • 2nd of March, 2007: The film Zodiac (2007) is released.
  • 2nd of March, 2010: The game "Battlefield: Bad Company 2" is released.
  • 2nd of March, 2014: The 86th Academy Awards are held. Matthew McConaughey wins Best Actor for his role as Ron Woodroof in Dallas Buyers Club. Cate Blanchett wins Best Actress for her role as Jeanette "Jasmine" Francis in Blue Jasmine
  • 2nd of March, 2015: Sunderland winger Adam Johnson is arrested on suspicion of engaging in sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl.
  • 2nd of March, 2016: Soccer player Adam Johnson is found guilty of sexual activity with a child.
  • 2nd of March, 2020: A tornado outbreak kills 25 people in Tennessee.

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 2nd of March, 2000.

  • 7,339 days have passed since this date.
  • 634,086,000 seconds have passed since the 2nd of March, 2000.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 739,767,000 times.
  • Since the 2nd of March, 2000, earth has travelled approximately 327,188,376,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 105,681,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 54,531,396 steps. That's about 24,236 miles!
  • Since this date, 7,609,032 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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