On This Day

What Happened on February 29, 2000

Historical Events

Album Release

American rock band Steely Dan releases "Two Against Nature", their eighth studio album, and first in 20 years; it wins four Grammy Awards.

Famous Deaths

  • Dennis Danell, American artist (b. 1961)
  • Dennis Danell, American punk rock guitarist (Social Distortion), dies of heart failure at 38
2000 Highlights

About February 29, 2000

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 22 years and 4 months
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Amazed - Lonestar
  • UK #1 Song: Pure Shores - All Saints