On This Day

What Happened on August 17, 2000

Famous Birthdays

Lil Pump

Lil Pump [Gazzy Garcia], American rapper (Gucci Gang), born in Miami, Florida

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Gilruth, American aviation and space pioneer (NASA Director of the Manned Spacecraft Center, 1961-74), dies at 86
2000 Highlights

About August 17, 2000

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 9 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Incomplete - Sisqo
  • UK #1 Song: I Turn To You - Melanie C