What Happened on April 30, 2000

Historical Events


Pope John Paul II canonizes Polish nun Sister Faustina [Helena Kowalska] as a Catholic saint

Famous Deaths

  • Bernhard Heiden [Levi], German-American composer (Dreamers on a Slack Wire; Euphorion), and music teacher (University of Indiana, 1945-74), dies at 89
2000 Highlights

About April 30, 2000

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Maria Maria - Santana Featuring The Product G&B
  • UK #1 Song: Bound 4 Da Reload (Casualty) - Oxide & Neutrino