On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 2000

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

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8th ESPY Awards: Tiger Woods, Mia Hamm win

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Tiger Woods
  • The spacecraft NEAR Shoemaker enters orbit around asteroid 433 Eros, the first spacecraft to orbit an asteroid.

Famous Deaths

  • Walter Zinn, Canadian-American nuclear physicist (invented the breeder reactor), dies at 93