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July 29th, 2000.

July 29th, 2000, was a Saturday. It was day 211 of 2000. The decade was the 2000s.

20 years, 9 months and 9 days have passed since July 29th, 2000.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Leo.

On this day.

What happened on July 29th, 2000?

  • Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston are married in Malibu.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on July 29th, 2000.

  • United States: Bent - Matchbox Twenty
  • United Kingdom: Life Is A Rollercoaster - Ronan Keating

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "The Klumps" was at the top of the box office on July 29th, 2000.

Take me back to July 29th, 2000!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is July 29th, 2000 and it's a Saturday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Leo. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual. In America, the song Bent by Matchbox Twenty is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Life Is A Rollercoaster by Ronan Keating is the number one hit song.

Bill Clinton is currently the President of the United States and the movie The Klumps 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, Faith Hill, Savage Garden, Destiny's Child, Santana, Sisqó, Creed, Aaliyah and Enrique Iglesias. Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston have just been married in a lavish Malibu wedding. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Stargate SG-1", "The Wild Thornberrys", "The Powerpuff Girls" and "Angel".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Pokémon Red and Blue", "Ape Escape", "Tony Hawk's Pro Skater" and "Resident Evil 3: Nemesis". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Dawson's Creek", "Rocket Power", "Roswell" and "Malcolm in the Middle". Popular toys at the moment include the likes of Groovy Girls, the Game Boy Color, Poo-Chi (robot dog) and Razor (scooter).

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 July 29th, 2000.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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%.

  • Air France Flight 4590.

    On the 25th of July, 2000, Air France Flight 4590 crashed into a hotel in Gonesse two minutes after taking off from Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris.

  • Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston.

    Brad Pitt and Friend's star Jennifer Aniston are married in Malibu.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 20 years, 9 months and 9 days have passed since July 29th, 2000.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 30 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 29th, 2000, will be 20 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 2000 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 964825200.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around July 29th, 2000.

  • June 29th, 2000: The game Diablo II is released.
  • June 30th, 2000: The Patriot (2000), starring Mel Gibson, is released in cinemas.
  • June 30th, 2000: The Perfect Storm (2000) is released.
  • July 1st, 2000: 8-year-old Sarah Payne disappears from a cornfield near her grandparent's home in West Sussex, England.
  • July 2nd, 2000: France win the UEFA Euro 2000 Final after a golden goal from David Trezeguet in extra time gives them a 2-1 victory over Italy.
  • July 7th, 2000: Scary Movie (2000) is released in cinemas.
  • July 7th, 2000: Belgian journalist Dzmitry Zavadski disappears from Minsk National Airport in Belarus.
  • July 8th, 2000: J. K. Rowling publishes her fourth novel in the Harry Potter series: "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.".
  • July 8th, 2000: Video footage of "Techno Viking" dancing at the 2000 F*ckparade in Berlin is recorded.
  • July 11th, 2000: Christina Aguilera releases the song "Come On Over Baby".
  • July 14th, 2000: The film X-Men (2000) is released.
  • July 15th, 2000: The last episode of Kenan & Kel is aired.
  • July 17th, 2000: The body of missing 8-year-old Sarah Payne is found near Pulborough in West Sussex, England.
  • July 18th, 2000: Shaggy releases his single "It Wasn't Me".
  • July 18th, 2000: The song "Teenage Dirtbag" is released by rock band Wheatus.
  • July 24th, 2000: The Underdog Project release their single "Summer Jam".
  • July 25th, 2000: Luis Figo transfers to Real Madrid.
  • July 25th, 2000: The single "Who Let the Dogs Out" is released by Bahamian reggae group Baha Men.
  • July 25th, 2000: 113 people are killed when an Air France Concorde flight crashes into a hotel in Gonesse, France.
  • This date: July 29th, 2000
  • August 3rd, 2000: Governor of Texas George W. Bush is nominated as the Republican candidate for President of the United States.
  • August 4th, 2000: Coyote Ugly (2000) is released.
  • August 17th, 2000: Al Gore is nominated as the Democratic Party candidate for the 2000 US presidential election.
  • August 23rd, 2000: The movie Snatch (2000) is released.
  • August 23rd, 2000: 143 people are killed when Gulf Air Flight 072 crashes while attempting to land at Bahrain International Airport.
  • August 25th, 2000: Bring It On (2000) is released.
  • August 27th, 2000: Wrestling: The first TLC match takes place at Summerslam.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on July 29th, 2000, will have the star sign Leo.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2000 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 2.
  • Native American Zodiac: July 29th, 2000 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.
  • Birth flower (July): The Larkspur and the Water Lily.

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.
  • The Amanda Show - Starring Amanda Bynes.
  • Roswell - TV show about the town of Roswell.
  • Angel - Spin-off show of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer".
  • 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.

Kid's TV shows on July 29th, 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
  • 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.

  • Razor (scooter)
  • 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.

  • Final Fantasy IX - Fantasy RPG game.
  • Colin McRae Rally 2.0 - Racing video game.
  • Diablo II - The second game in the series.
  • Deus Ex - RPG game that was released by Eidos Interactive in 2000.
  • 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.
  • 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 notable people who were born on the 29th of July.

Weather on July 29th, 2000.

Historical weather information for July 29th, 2000.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 21.3 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 72.3 degrees Fahrenheit. 22.39 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.02cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 18.44 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Precipitation: 0.76cm.

US President.

Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on July 29th, 2000.

UK Prime Minister.

Tony Blair was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on July 29th, 2000.

Irish Taoiseach.

Bertie Ahern was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on July 29th, 2000 was most likely conceived around the 20th of October, 1999.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on July 29th, 2000 is close to the 8th of May, 2001.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about July 29th, 2000.

  • A total of 7,587 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,083 weeks have passed.
  • 655,516,800 seconds have passed since the July 29th, 2000.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 764,769,600 times.
  • Since July 29th, 2000, the earth has travelled approximately 338,246,668,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 109,252,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 56,374,445 steps. That's about 25,055 miles!
  • Since this date, 7,866,202 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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