What Happened on April 14, 2000

Historical Events

Music History

Metallica file a lawsuit against P2P sharing phenomenon Napster. This lawsuit eventually leads the movement against file-sharing programs.

Famous Deaths

  • Phil Katz, American computer programmer (Zip file format), dies from the effects of alcoholism at 37
  • Wilf Mannion, English footballer (b. 1918)
2000 Highlights

About April 14, 2000

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 5 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Maria Maria - Santana Featuring The Product G&B
  • UK #1 Song: Fill Me In - Craig David