On This Day

What Happened on February 16, 2000

Famous Deaths

  • Karsten Solheim, Norwegian-born engineer and inventor (b. 1911)
  • Lila Kedrova, Russian-born actress (Zorba the Greek (1964), Sword of the Valiant, The Tenant), dies of congestive heart disease and Alzheimer's disease at 81
  • Marceline Day [Newlin], American actress (The Cameraman, The Arm of the Law), dies at 91
2000 Highlights

About February 16, 2000

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 9 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

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