On This Day

What Happened on January 17, 2000

Historical Events

Music Awards

27th American Music Awards: Shania Twain & Will Smith win

Famous Deaths

  • Philip Jones, British trumpeter (b. 1928)
2000 Highlights

About January 17, 2000

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Martin Luther King Jr. Day (United States)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn