What Happened on December 12, 2000

Historical Events

Election of Interest

US Supreme Court releases its decision in Bush v. Gore, settling the recount dispute in Florida's 2000 presidential election in George W. Bush's favor and thus handing him the presidency

Famous Deaths

  • George Montgomery, American actor (b. 1916)
2000 Highlights

About December 12, 2000

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 9 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Independent Women Part I - Destiny's Child
  • UK #1 Song: Stan - Eminem