July 7th, 2000, fell on a Friday. It was day 189 of 2000. The decade was the 2000s.
20 years, 4 months and 20 days have passed since July 7th, 2000.
On This Date
Events that occurred on July 7th, 2000:
Belgian journalist Dzmitry Zavadski disappears from Minsk National Airport in Belarus.
Scary Movie (2000) is released in cinemas.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on July 7th, 2000:
United States: Be With You - Enrique Iglesias
United Kingdom: Spinng Around - Kylie Minogue
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Scary Movie" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is July 7th, 2000 and it's a Friday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Cancer. Currently, people have "that Friday feeling" and are looking forward to the weekend.
It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual. In America, the song Be With You by Enrique Iglesias is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Spinng Around by Kylie Minogue is the number one hit song.
Bill Clinton is currently the President of the United States and the movie Scary Movie 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. France have just won UEFA Euro 2000 after defeating Italy 2-1 in extra time. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Kenan & Kel", "Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place", "Will & Grace" and "The Powerpuff Girls".
Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Tony Hawk's Pro Skater", "Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings", "Deus Ex" and "Final Fantasy IX". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Rugrats", "Friends", "Arthur" and "The Wild Thornberrys". Popular toys include the likes of "PlayStation (PS1)", "Groovy Girls", "Game Boy Color" and "Poo-Chi (robot dog)".
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 July 7th, 2000.
"Gladiator" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2000.
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.
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.
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 are forced to shut down. During one week in April of 2000, the Nasdaq composite index fell by 25%.
Basic facts and information about this date:
20 years, 4 months and 20 days have passed since July 7th, 2000.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 27 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 July 7th, 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 962924400.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around July 7th, 2000:
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 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.
Bill Clinton was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on July 7th, 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 July 7th, 2000 was probably conceived around the 28th of September, 1999. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on July 7th, 2000 is the 16th of April, 2001. (Rough Estimate).
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
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.
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.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about July 7th, 2000.
7,448 days have passed since this date.
643,510,800 seconds have passed since the July 7th, 2000.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 750,762,600 times.
Since July 7th, 2000, earth has travelled approximately 332,051,572,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 107,251,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 55,341,929 steps. That's about 24,596 miles!
Since this date, 7,722,130 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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