On This Day

What Happened on August 30, 2000

Historical Events

  • 57th Venice Film Festival: "Dayereh" directed by Jafar Panahi wins Golden Lion

Famous Deaths

  • Willie Maddren, English soccer defender (Middlesborough 293 games) and manager (Middlesborough 1984-86), dies from motor neurone disease at 49
2000 Highlights

About August 30, 2000

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 4 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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