What Happened on April 15, 2000

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Giant Sequoia National Monument proclamation signed by President Bill Clinton in California, preserving one-third of all giant sequoia groves, the world's largest tree [1]

  • NFL Draft: Penn State defensive end Courtney Brown first pick by Cleveland Browns

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Gorey, American illustrator, dies at 75

About April 15, 2000

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 1 month and 22 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