On This Day

What Happened on August 8, 2000

Historical Events

  • Confederate submarine H.L. Hunley is raised to the surface after 136 years on the ocean floor.
2000 Highlights

About August 8, 2000

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 5 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

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