What Happened on February 20, 2000

Historical Events

Daytona 500

42nd Daytona 500: Polesitter Dale Jarrett wins his 3rd Great American Race ahead of Jeff Gordon and Bill Elliott

Famous Birthdays

  • Kristóf Milák, Hungarian swimmer (Olympic gold men's 200m butterfly, silver 100m butterfly 2020; World C'ship gold 200m butterfly 2019 WR 1:50.73), born in Budapest, Hungary

Famous Deaths

  • Anatoly Sobchak, Russian politician (b. 1937)
2000 Highlights

About February 20, 2000

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 11 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Knew I Loved You - Savage Garden
  • UK #1 Song: Pure Shores - All Saints