On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 2000

Historical Events


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8th ESPY Awards: Tiger Woods, Mia Hamm win

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  • 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
2000 Highlights

About February 14, 2000

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 8 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aquarius