March 13th, 2000

March 13th, 2000, fell on a Monday. It was day 73 of 2000. The decade was the 2000s.

20 years, 11 months and 25 days have passed since March 13th, 2000.


On This Date

Events that occurred on March 13th, 2000:

  • Dot-com bubble: News that Japan has entered recession triggers a global sell-off in technology stocks.


Fictional Date

March 13th, 2000 relates to an event in a movie, book, game or television series:

  • Wrestling: Vince McMahon returns to the WWF and helps The Rock on Monday Night Raw.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on March 13th, 2000:

  • United States: Amazed - Lonestar
  • United Kingdom: American Pie - Madonna

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Mission to Mars" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is March 13th, 2000 and it's a Monday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Pisces. Spring has started to creep in and the evenings are beginning to get longer.

In America, the song Amazed by Lonestar is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, American Pie by Madonna is the number one hit song. Bill Clinton is currently the President of the United States and the movie Mission to Mars 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. 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 "3rd Rock from the Sun", "7th Heaven", "Futurama" and "Freaks and Geeks". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Pokémon Red and Blue", "Ape Escape", "Dino Crisis" and "Tony Hawk's Pro Skater". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Arthur", "Recess", "Bob the Builder" 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 March 13th, 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 20 years, 11 months and 25 days have passed since March 13th, 2000.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 11 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 March 13th, 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 952905600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around March 13th, 2000:

  • February 12th, 2000: American professional football player and coach Tom Landry passes away after battling leukemia.
  • February 15th, 2000: Sisqo releases his single "Thong Song".
  • February 17th, 2000: Windows 2000 is released.
  • February 17th, 2000: The video game "ECW Hardcore Revolution" is released on the PlayStation.
  • February 29th, 2000: Rebels kill 84 Russian paratroopers in Ulus Kert, Chechnya.
  • February 29th, 2000: The video game "Pokémon Stadium" is released for the Nintendo 64.
  • March 2nd, 2000: WWF SmackDown! is released for the PlayStation.
  • March 10th, 2000: The peak of the dot-com bubble is reached.
  • This date: March 13th, 2000
  • March 15th, 2000: The dot-com bubble begins to burst as Yahoo! and eBay end merger talks.
  • March 17th, 2000: Erin Brockovich (2000) is released.
  • March 17th, 2000: Final Destination (2000) is released.
  • March 19th, 2000: Wrestling: Trish Stratus makes her WWF debut.
  • March 20th, 2000: Dot-com bubble: Investors are warned that many Internet companies are quickly running out of cash.
  • March 21st, 2000: Boyband NSYNC release their album No Strings Attached.
  • March 31st, 2000: The animated movie The Road to El Dorado (2000) is released in cinemas.
  • March 31st, 2000: The first episode of "Da Ali G Show" is aired.
  • April 1st, 2000: The 2000 United States Census begins.
  • April 2nd, 2000: WrestleMania 2000: Triple H retains his title after winning in a four-way elimination match against The Rock, The Big Show and Mick Foley.
  • April 3rd, 2000: Dot-com bubble: News that Microsoft has been found guilty of monopolization causes the Nasdaq to drop by 8%. .
  • April 11th, 2000: Irish crime: Catherine Nevin begins a life sentence after being found guilty of murdering her husband Tom Nevin.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 13th, 2000, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Pisces is the star sign for this date in both the old and the new system.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2000 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: March 13th, 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)

Video Games

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

  • Dead or Alive 2 - Fighting game developed by Team Ninja.
  • Resident Evil – Code: Veronica - Survival horror game that was developed for the Dreamcast.
  • Pokémon Stadium - Strategy game that was released on the Nintendo 64.
  • The Sims - Life simulation game that was published by Electronic Arts.
  • Unreal Tournament - FPS game.
  • Donkey Kong 64 - Platform game that was released on the Nintendo 64.
  • 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.
  • Dino Crisis - Survival horror game involving dinosaurs.
  • Counter-Strike - FPS game.
  • Ape Escape - Platform game that was released for the PlayStation.
  • Super Smash Bros. - Fighting game that was developed for the Nintendo 64.
  • Pokémon Red and Blue - Game Boy game.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures and noteable people that were born on the 13th of March:


Weather

Weather information for March 13th, 2000:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 14.3 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 30.4 degrees Fahrenheit. -0.89 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 2.29cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 10.17 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.76cm.

US President

Who was the US President on March 13th, 2000?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on March 13th, 2000?

  • Tony Blair was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Bertie Ahern was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on March 13th, 2000 was probably conceived around the 4th of June, 1999. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 13th, 2000 is the 21st of December, 2000. (Rough Estimate).

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about March 13th, 2000.

  • 7,664 days have passed since this date.
  • 662,169,600 seconds have passed since the March 13th, 2000.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 772,531,200 times.
  • Since March 13th, 2000, earth has travelled approximately 341,679,513,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 110,361,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 56,946,586 steps. That's about 25,310 miles!
  • Since this date, 7,946,035 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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