September 18, 2000

September 18, 2000, was a Monday. It was 23 years, 10 months, and 6 days ago. The zodiac star sign for this date is Virgo.

On This Day

What happened on this date?

Notable events that occurred on September 18, 2000:

  • The song Last Resort is released by nu-metal rock band Papa Roach.
Song charts

Top songs

These songs were on top of the music charts in the United States and the United Kingdom on September 18, 2000:

  • United States: "Music" by Madonna
  • United Kingdom: "Lady" by Modjo

The Billboard Hot 100 on September 18, 2000

These songs were dominating the music charts:

  • Music - Madonna
  • Doesn't Really Matter - Janet
  • Jumpin', Jumpin' - Destiny's Child
  • Bent - Matchbox Twenty
  • Incomplete - Sisqo
Play the top songs from 2000
A Spotify playlist of songs from the year 2000. Take a trip back to the peak days of Britney Spears, blink-182, Faith Hill, Sisqo and NSYNC.
The Watcher

Top movie

The movie "The Watcher" was at the top of the box office on this day.


This date was 8,710 days ago. Approximately 290 months have passed. It was the 262nd day of 2000, in week 38. The decade was the 2000s. People born on this day are currently 23 years old and belong to the Gen-Z generation. 2000 had 366 days because it was a leap year. We have gone through approximately 97 seasons of weather since this date.

Take me back to September 18, 2000

Let's take a walk down memory lane.

It is Monday, September 18, 2000. Babies who are born today will have the star sign Virgo. The weekend has just passed, so some people are feeling a bit down. Others are tired after partying too much.

Schools and colleges are starting again, and fall has officially arrived. As a result, temperatures are beginning to cool, and trees are starting to shed their leaves. The earthy smells of autumn have started to fill the air. In America, the song "Music" by Madonna is at the top of the singles charts, while "Lady" by Modjo is the number-one song in the UK.

Bill Clinton is the President of the United States, and the movie The Watcher is at the top of the box office. Tony Blair is the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. A relatively new form of communication called "text messaging" is becoming more widespread. Although the technology has been around since the mid-1990s, it was only recently that cell providers allowed users to send SMS messages to people on different networks.

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. Meanwhile, the Nokia 3310 is one of the most popular cellphones on the market at the moment. Stores across the world are currently selling a wide range of custom covers for the phone.

Rock band Papa Roach have just released their single "Last Resort". If you were to travel back to this day, notable figures such as Yokozuna, Kirsty MacColl, Dale Earnhardt, and Jennifer Syme would all still be alive. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Baywatch", "JAG", "Sex and the City", and "Roswell".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Mario Party", "Medal of Honor", "Perfect Dark", and "Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes". Children and teenagers are watching television shows such as "All That", "The Angry Beavers", "CatDog", and "Jackie Chan Adventures". Popular toys at the moment include Dragonfly RC Stunt Racer, WWF action figures, the "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" boardgame, and Poo-Chi (robot dog).


News, nostalgia, and fads

These are news stories, trending topics, and fads that were popular on September 18, 2000.

  • "This is my last resort! Suffocation... No breathing..."

    "This is my last resort! Suffocation... No breathing..."

    Papa Roach released their hit single "Last Resort" in September 2000.
  • Nokia 3310.

    Nokia 3310

    The Nokia 3310 was one of the most popular cellphones on the market. The phone included a fun game called Snake. You could also buy custom covers for it.
  • Bring It On.

    Bring It On

    The cheerleading comedy film "Bring It On" was being shown in movie theaters at this time.
  • The dot-com bubble bursts.

    The dot-com bubble bursts

    A speculative stock market bubble in technology was beginning to burst. This led to online shopping companies such as and Webvan being forced to shut down. During one week in April, 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

    Although many people were still using VCRs to play movies, 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 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 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.
  • Best soccer players.

    Best soccer players

    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 are replacing VCR tapes.

    DVDs are replacing VCR tapes

    DVDs were starting to replace VCR tapes. As a result, you no longer had to rewind your tapes before you brought them back to the rental store.
  • Gladiator.


    The historical film "Gladiator" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2000.
  • Wallpaper is quickly dying off.

    Wallpaper is quickly dying off

    Wallpaper was quickly disappearing from people's homes during the early 2000s. By this stage, minimalist interior design trends were in vogue, and many people had already made the switch to using paint.
  • People are buying MP3 players.

    People are buying MP3 players

    More and more MP3 players started to arrive on the market during the early 2000s. This included 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.
  • Text messaging is exploding in popularity.

    Text messaging is exploding in popularity

    Text messaging exploded between 1999 and 2001. This was due to the fact that more and more people were buying cellphones. Furthermore, providers were starting to allow users to send SMS messages to contacts on other networks.
  • The Game Boy Color.

    The Game Boy Color

    The Game Boy Color was the go-to handheld device for gamers. Notable 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

    The floppy disk was being phased out by this point, as the emergence of the CD-RW and faster Internet speeds had made it somewhat redundant.
  • Pagers are dying out.

    Pagers are dying out

    Pagers started to die out at the end of the 1990s. This was due to the growing availability of cellphones. Pagers were small devices that 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

    Although most houses still had landline telephones, they were starting to slowly die out due to the increasing availability of cellphones.
  • CD folders and disc towers.

    CD folders and disc towers

    People were using CD folders and disc towers to store their music collections and PlayStation games. CD folders were particularly useful if you wanted to switch between different albums while driving.

Personality traits

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on September 18, 2000.

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What happened around this time?

Notable events that happened close to September 18, 2000.

  • August 22, 2000: LeAnn Rimes releases the single "Can't Fight the Moonlight", which is the theme song for the film "Coyote Ugly".
  • August 23, 2000:
    • The movie Snatch (2000) is released.
    • 143 people are killed when Gulf Air Flight 072 crashes while attempting to land at Bahrain International Airport.
  • August 25, 2000: Bring It On (2000) is released.
  • August 27, 2000: Wrestling: The first TLC match takes place at Summerslam.
  • August 30, 2000: The game Spider-Man (2000) is released.
  • September 1, 2000: The Nokia 3310 is released.
  • September 5, 2000: The film Memento (2000) is released.
  • September 7, 2000: Eminem's "The Real Slim Shady" wins Video of the Year at the 2000 MTV Video Music Awards.
  • September 9, 2000:
    • Hip Hop duo M.O.P. release their single "Ante Up".
    • The first episode of the animated series "Jackie Chan Adventures" is aired on TV.
  • September 11, 2000:
    • British girl group the Sugababes release their debut single "Overload".
    • Former NBA player Darryl Strawberry is arrested for driving under the influence of painkillers in Tampa, Florida.
  • September 12, 2000:
    • Soccer: Chelsea manager Gianluca Vialli is sacked.
    • The first episode of "MTV Cribs" is aired.
  • September 13, 2000: Almost Famous (2000) is released.
  • September 14, 2000: The Windows ME operating system is released.
  • September 16, 2000: Russian model Alexandra Petrova is shot dead at her apartment in Cheboksary, Russia.
  • This date: September 18, 2000
  • September 20, 2000: The game Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 is released.
  • September 25, 2000: NBA player Paul Pierce is stabbed 11 times at the Buzz Club in Boston.
  • September 26, 2000: The song "Come On Over Baby" is released by Christina Aguilera.
  • September 28, 2000:
    • Linkin Park release their debut single "One Step Closer".
    • Former Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau passes away at the age of 80.
  • September 29, 2000: Remember the Titans (2000) is released.
  • October 1, 2000:
    • The first episode of the reality TV series "Jackass" is aired on MTV.
    • British crime figure Reggie Kray dies from cancer at the age of 66.
  • October 3, 2000: Eminem releases his single "The Way I Am".
  • October 5, 2000:
    • Mass demonstrations force Slobodan Milosevic to resign.
    • The first episode of "Gilmore Girls" is aired on The WB.
  • October 6, 2000:
    • Meet the Parents (2000), starring Ben Stiller and Robert De Niro, is released in movie theaters.
    • The first ever episode of "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" is aired.
  • October 7, 2000: The original Wembley Stadium is officially closed.
  • October 10, 2000: The song Rollin' is released by rock band Limp Bizkit.
  • October 12, 2000: A suicide attack is launched against the USS Cole. 17 people are killed.
  • October 17, 2000: Rock band Limp Bizkit release their album: Chocolate Starfish and the Hot Dog Flavored Water.
Zodiac info


Zodiac, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Personality summary image

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on September 18, 2000, will have the star sign Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • 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: September 18, 2000 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of September will have the birthstone Sapphire.
  • Birth flower (September): The Aster and the Morning Glory.

Early 2000s fashion

Photographs of early 2000s fashion and hairstyles.

Early 2000s fashion

Television shows

TV series on September 18, 2000

People in September 2000 were watching the following TV series:

TV shows from September 2000.

Malcolm in the Middle
Malcolm in the Middle
The West Wing
The West Wing
The Sopranos
The Sopranos
Will & Grace
Will & Grace
The King of Queens
The King of Queens
The Royle Family
The Royle Family
That '70s Show
That '70s Show

Cars in 2000

2000 saw the introduction of cars such as the Chevrolet Celta, the Pontiac Aztek, the Ford Escape, the Mercedes-Benz C-Class (W203), the Ford Mondeo (second generation), and the Honda Civic (seventh generation).

Cars in 2000.

Children TV shows

Kids TV shows on September 18, 2000

Cartoons and TV shows that children and teenagers were watching on this day in 2000:

Jackie Chan Adventures
Jackie Chan Adventures
Clifford the Big Red Dog
Clifford the Big Red Dog
The Brothers García
The Brothers García

Even Stevens
Even Stevens
Malcolm in the Middle
Malcolm in the Middle
Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids
Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids
Little Bill
Little Bill
Courage the Cowardly Dog
Courage the Cowardly Dog
100 Deeds for Eddie McDowd
100 Deeds for Eddie McDowd
The Amanda Show
The Amanda Show

Popular toys and games in 2000

Toys and games that were popular in 2000:

HitClips audio player
HitClips audio player
Razor (scooter)
Razor (scooter)
Poo-Chi (robot dog)
Poo-Chi (robot dog)
The "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" boardgame
The "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" boardgame
Powerpuff Girls Dolls
Powerpuff Girls Dolls
Eloise Doll
Eloise Doll
Rocket the Wonder Dog
Rocket the Wonder Dog
Harry Potter Trivia Game
Harry Potter Trivia Game
Bop It Extreme
Bop It Extreme
LEGO Soccer Championship Challenge
LEGO Soccer Championship Challenge
WWF action figures
WWF action figures
Video games

Video games

Popular video games that people were playing in September 2000.

Spider-Man 2000
Mario Tennis 2000
Mario Tennis
ECW Anarchy Rulz 2000
ECW Anarchy Rulz
Tenchu 2: Birth of the Stealth Assassins 2000
Tenchu 2: Birth of the Stealth Assassins
Final Fantasy IX 2000
Final Fantasy IX
Colin McRae Rally 2.0 2000
Colin McRae Rally 2.0
Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes 2000
Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes
Diablo II 2000
Diablo II
Deus Ex 2000
Deus Ex
Perfect Dark 2000
Perfect Dark
Syphon Filter 2 2000
Syphon Filter 2
Dead or Alive 2 2000
Dead or Alive 2

Were you born on September 18, 2000?

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 of their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then you should check out September 18, 2006, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on September 18.

Gerry Bamman

Gerry Bamman

Born on September 18, 1941
He turned 59 on this day in 2000.

John McAfee

John McAfee

Computer programmer Deceased
Born on September 18, 1945
He turned 55 on this day in 2000.

James Gandolfini

James Gandolfini

Actor Deceased
Born on September 18, 1961
He turned 39 on this day in 2000.

Jada Pinkett Smith

Jada Pinkett Smith

Born on September 18, 1971
She turned 29 on this day in 2000.



Rapper / Television host
Born on September 18, 1974
He turned 26 on this day in 2000.



Brazilian soccer player
Born on September 18, 1976
He turned 24 on this day in 2000.

Christian Pulisic

Christian Pulisic

Soccer player
Born on September 18, 1998
He turned 2 on this day in 2000.


US President

Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on September 18, 2000.


UK Prime Minister

Tony Blair was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.


Irish Taoiseach

Bertie Ahern was the Taoiseach of Ireland.


Conception dates

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on September 18, 2000 was most likely conceived around December 27, 1999.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on September 18, 2000 is close to June 11, 2001.

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Stats for September 18, 2000


Here are some interesting statistics about September 18, 2000:

  • 8,710 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,244 weeks have passed.
  • 752,544,000 seconds have passed since September 18, 2000.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beat approximately 877,968,000 times.
  • Since then, the Earth has traveled approximately 388,312,704,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 125,424,000 times.
  • You have taken approximately 64,718,784 steps. That's roughly 28,764 miles.
  • 9,030,528 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere.
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