On This Day

What Happened on December 22, 2000

Historical Events

  • On This Day launched as HistoryOrb.com

Famous Birthdays

  • Joshua Bassett, American actor and singer (High School Musical: The Musical: The Series), born in Oceanside, California

Famous Weddings


Pop singer Madonna (42) weds film director Guy Ritchie (32) at Skibo Castle in Scotland

2000 Highlights

About December 22, 2000

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 21 years and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

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