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May 28th, 2000.

May 28th, 2000, was a Sunday. It was day 149 of 2000. The decade was the 2000s.

21 years, 3 months and 23 days have passed since May 28th, 2000.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Gemini.

Born on May 28th, 2000.

People who were born on this exact date.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on May 28th, 2000.

  • United States: Maria Maria - Santana
  • United Kingdom: Don't Call Me Baby - Madison Avenue
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Dinosaur

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Dinosaur" was at the top of the box office on May 28th, 2000.

Take me back to May 28th, 2000!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is May 28th, 2000 and it's a Sunday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Gemini. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

The summer of 2000 has finally arrived. The weather has warmed up and the evenings are brighter than usual. In America, the song Maria Maria by Santana is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Don't Call Me Baby by Madison Avenue is the number one hit song.

Bill Clinton is currently the President of the United States and the movie Dinosaur is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, Tony Blair is the current Prime Minister. A relatively new form of communication called "text messaging" is continuing to explode in popularity. Although the technology has been around since the mid-1990s, it was only recently that cell providers started to allow users to send SMS messages to people on different networks.

The Nokia 3210 is currently one of the most popular cell phones on the market. In technology news, more and more music companies are beginning to release MP3 players. The new MP3 format means that music listeners are able to listen to multiple albums on the go. It's the year 2000, so the music charts are being dominated by the likes of Christina Aguilera, Faith Hill, Savage Garden, Destiny's Child, Santana, Sisqó, Creed, Aaliyah and Enrique Iglesias.

Eminem has just released his best-selling album "The Marshall Mathers LP". Hugh Grant and Elizabeth Hurley have announced that they are ending their relationship. If you were to travel back to this day, notable figures such as David Tomlinson, Walter Matthau, Yokozuna and Dale Earnhardt would all be still alive.

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "The X-Files", "Friends", "3rd Rock from the Sun" and "Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Pokémon Red and Blue", "Dino Crisis", "Grand Theft Auto 2" and "Resident Evil – Code: Veronica". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "The Angry Beavers", "That '70s Show", "The Powerpuff Girls" and "Rocket Power".

Popular toys at the moment include the likes of Groovy Girls, the Game Boy Color, the Dreamcast and Poo-Chi (robot dog).

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on May 28th, 2000.

  • Mission: Impossible II.

    Mission: Impossible II.

    The movie "Mission: Impossible II", starring Tom Cruise and Thandie Newton, was showing in theaters at this time.

  • Hugh Grant and Elizabeth Hurley announce their breakup.

    Hugh Grant and Elizabeth Hurley announce their breakup.

    At the end of May, 2000, Hugh Grant and Elizabeth Hurley announced that they had ended their relationship after 13 years.

  • Eminem releases The Marshall Mathers LP.

    Eminem releases The Marshall Mathers LP.

    On May 23rd, 2000, rap star Eminem released his award-winning album "The Marshall Mathers LP". The album contained hit singles such as "Stan" and "The Real Slim Shady".

  • The American Badass.

    The American Badass.

    On May 21st, 2000, the Undertaker returned to the WWF under his "American Bad Ass" persona. Up until then, "The Deadman" had been out of action for nearly eight months.

  • Beverly Hills, 90210 comes to an end.

    Beverly Hills, 90210 comes to an end.

    In May of 2000, the final episode of the teen drama series "Beverly Hills, 90210" was aired on television.

  • Eurovision 2000.

    Eurovision 2000.

    The 2000 Eurovision song contest was held in Stockholm, Sweden. Denmark won the contest with the song "Fly on the Wings of Love" by the Olsen Brothers.

  • The dot-com bubble bursts.

    The dot-com bubble bursts.

    During this period, a speculative bubble in technology was beginning to burst. Online shopping companies such as Pets.com and Webvan were forced to shut down. During one week in April of 2000, the Nasdaq composite index fell by 25%.

  • U2 - "Beautiful Day"

    U2 - "Beautiful Day"

    The song "Beautiful Day" by Irish rock band U2 went on to win a Grammy for 2000's Record of the Year.

  • VCRs are being phased out.

    VCRs are being phased out.

    During this period, people were still using VCRs to play movies. However, more and more households were beginning to replace them with DVD players.

  • 2000 in music.

    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.

  • The highest paid celebrities in 2000.

    The highest paid celebrities in 2000.

    According to Forbes, the highest paid celebrities in 2000 were Julia Roberts, George Lucas, Oprah Winfrey, Tom Hanks, Michael Jordan, The Rolling Stones, Tiger Woods, The Backstreet Boys, Cher and Steven Spielberg.

  • Who were the best NBA players 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.

  • Time Person of the Year 2000.

    Time Person of the Year 2000.

    President elect George W. Bush was named as the Time Person of the Year in 2000. This was after he defeated Democratic Party candidate Al Gore in a controversial presidential election that went all of the way to the Supreme Court.

  • 2000 in movies.

    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.

  • Jennifer Lopez.

    Jennifer Lopez.

    American singer Jennifer Loper (aka J. Lo) topped the FHM sexiest woman list in both 2000 and 2001.

  • Who were the best football players 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.

  • DVDs begin to replace VCR tapes.

    DVDs begin to replace VCR tapes.

    In the first half of the naughties, DVDs started to replace the older VCR tapes. This meant that you no longer had to rewind your tapes before bringing them back to the rental store!

  • Gladiator.

    Gladiator.

    The historical film "Gladiator" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2000.

  • MP3 players become a thing.

    MP3 players become a thing.

    In the early "naughties", more and more MP3 players started to arrive on the market. This included the likes of the Samsung YEPP, the Creative NOMAD Jukebox and the Apple iPod. Although most of us did not know it at the time, the MP3 marked the beginning of the end for the CD format and in turn, the music stores that sold them.

  • Big Mouth Billy Bass.

    Big Mouth Billy Bass.

    A singing prop fish called Big Mouth Billy Bass was extremely popular around this time. The fish sang and moved to songs such as "Don't Worry, Be Happy" by Bobby McFerrin and "Take Me To The River" by Al Green.

  • Pokémon Mania.

    Pokémon Mania.

    During this period, Pokémon became one of the most popular franchises in the world. Trading cards, toys and handheld games were all big sellers. In its first year, the Pokémon franchise had grossed over $1 Billion in sales.

  • Nokia 3210.

    Nokia 3210.

    In March of 1999, the Nokia 3210 was released. Over the course of 1999 and 2000, the Nokia 3210 went on to become one of the most popular cell phones in history.

  • Text messaging is exploding in popularity.

    Text messaging is exploding in popularity.

    Between 1999 and 2001, the act of "text messaging" continued to explode in popularity. This was due to the fact that more and more people were buying cellphones and providers were starting to allow users to send SMS messages to their contacts on different networks.

  • The Game Boy Color.

    The Game Boy Color.

    During this time, the Game Boy Color was the go-to handheld device for gamers. Popular games included Wario Land 3, Donkey Kong Country and the various Pokémon releases.

  • Floppy disks are being phased out.

    Floppy disks are being phased out.

    In the late 1990s and early 2000s, the floppy disk was phased out. The emergence of the CD-RW and faster Internet speeds made the diskette redundant.

  • Pagers are dying out.

    Pagers are dying out.

    At the end of the 1990s, pagers started to die out. This was due to the growing availability of cellphones. Pagers were small devices allowed the owner to receive messages. More often than not, the message in question was a memo or a phone number that they were supposed to call back.

  • Landline phones are still popular... for now.

    Landline phones are still popular... for now.

    During this period, landline phones were still popular. However, they would soon start to decline due to the rise of mobile phones.

  • CD folders.

    CD folders.

    During the late 1990s and early naughties, many people used CD folders to store their music collection. Disc towers were also popular for albums and things such as PlayStation games.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 21 years, 3 months and 23 days have passed since May 28th, 2000.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 21 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 May 28th, 2000, will be 21 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 2000 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 959468400.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around May 28th, 2000.

  • May 3rd, 2000: The first version of the file sharing program Limewire is released.
  • May 5th, 2000: The movie Gladiator (2000) is released.
  • May 5th, 2000: The last episode of the TV show "Boy Meets World" is broadcasted.
  • May 5th, 2000: Angelina Jolie and Billy Bob Thornton are married in Las Vegas after dating for two months.
  • May 5th, 2000: The computer virus ILOVEYOU attacks computers worldwide.
  • May 6th, 2000: The Provisional IRA begins to decommission its weapons.
  • May 7th, 2000: Vladimir Putin is inaugurated as the President of Russia.
  • May 14th, 2000: Football: Wimbledon are relegated from the Premier League.
  • May 14th, 2000: Wrestling: The British Bulldog has his last ever WWF fight against Eddie Guerrero.
  • May 16th, 2000: Pop star Britney Spears releases her album "Oops!... I Did It Again".
  • May 17th, 2000: The last episode of "Beverly Hills, 90210" is aired.
  • May 19th, 2000: Road Trip (2000) is released.
  • May 20th, 2000: FA Cup Final: A 73rd minute goal from Roberto Di Matteo helps Chelsea secure a 1-0 victory over Aston Villa.
  • May 21st, 2000: Wrestling: The Undertaker returns to the WWF under his "American Bad Ass" persona.
  • May 23rd, 2000: Eminem releases his album The Marshall Mathers LP.
  • May 23rd, 2000: Hugh Grant and Elizabeth Hurley announce that they have ended their relationship.
  • May 23rd, 2000: The Smashing Pumpkins announce that they will be breaking up at the end of 2000.
  • May 24th, 2000: Mission: Impossible II (2000) is released in movie theaters.
  • May 24th, 2000: Football: Spanish side Real Madrid win the UEFA Champions League after they defeat Valencia 3-0.
  • This date: May 28th, 2000
  • June 2nd, 2000: The comedy film "Big Momma's House" is released.
  • June 6th, 2000: Rapper DMX releases his single "Party Up (Up in Here)".
  • June 9th, 2000: The film Gone in Sixty Seconds (2000) is released in movie theaters.
  • June 10th, 2000: The 2000 UEFA European Football Championship starts in Belgium and the Netherlands.
  • June 12th, 2000: Boy band NSYNC release their song "It's Gonna Be Me".
  • June 16th, 2000: The movie Shaft (2000), starring Samuel L. Jackson, is released in cinemas.
  • June 19th, 2000: The Los Angeles Lakers win the 2000 NBA Finals after they defeat the Indiana Pacers 4-2.
  • June 23rd, 2000: The film Me, Myself & Irene (2000) is released.
  • June 24th, 2000: English actor David Tomlinson, who played George Banks in Mary Poppins, passes away at the age of 83.
  • June 27th, 2000: Rapper Nelly releases his debut album "Country Grammar".

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on May 28th, 2000, will have the star sign Gemini.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2000 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 8.
  • Native American Zodiac: May 28th, 2000 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • Birth flower (May): The Lily of the Valley and the Hawthorn.

Photos of early 2000s fashion.

Photographs of early 2000s fashion and hairstyles.

Photos of early 2000s fashion.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • Malcolm in the Middle - TV show about a dysfunctional family and their genius son.
  • Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids - British television series.
  • 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.
  • The King of Queens - Comedy TV show starring Kevin James.
  • The Wild Thornberrys - Cartoon series about a family called the Thornberrys.
  • That '70s Show - Comedy TV show about a group of friends living in the 1970s.
  • Sex and the City - A group of friends "explore" Manhattan's dating scene.
  • Celebrity Deathmatch - Claymated stop-motion parody series that aired on MTV.
  • Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place - TV show about two graduate students called Berg and Pete.
  • CatDog - Animated show about conjoined siblings - a cat and a dog.

Kid's TV shows on May 28th, 2000.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired 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
  • The Simpsons

Popular toys and games in 2000.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2000.

  • Poo-Chi (robot dog)
  • The Dreamcast
  • The Game Boy Color
  • Groovy Girls
  • The PlayStation (PS1)

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • 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.

Were you born on this date?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 2000.

This is because humans find it difficult to retrieve memories from their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then check out May 28th, 2006 instead.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on May 28th.

Kylie Minogue

Australian singer.
Born on May 28th, 1968
She turned 32 on this day in 2000.

Rob Ford

Canadian politician. Deceased
Born on May 28th, 1969
He turned 31 on this day in 2000.

Cameron Boyce

Actor. Deceased
Born on May 28th, 1999
He turned 1 on this day in 2000.

Weather on May 28th, 2000.

Historical weather information for May 28th, 2000.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 12.9 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 55.0 degrees Fahrenheit. 12.78 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 10.28 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 17.02cm.

US President.

Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on May 28th, 2000.

UK Prime Minister.

Tony Blair was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on May 28th, 2000.

Irish Taoiseach.

Bertie Ahern was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on May 28th, 2000 was most likely conceived around the 19th of August, 1999.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on May 28th, 2000 is close to the 7th of March, 2001.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about May 28th, 2000.

  • A total of 7,785 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,112 weeks have passed.
  • 672,624,000 seconds have passed since the May 28th, 2000.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 784,728,000 times.
  • Since May 28th, 2000, the earth has travelled approximately 347,073,984,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 112,104,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 57,845,664 steps. That's about 25,709 miles!
  • Since this date, 8,071,488 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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