What Happened on January 27, 2000

Famous Birthdays

  • Bailey Zimmerman, American country music singer-songwriter ("Rock and a Hard Place"; "Fall in Love"), born in Louisville, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Friedrich Gulda, Austrian classical and jazz pianist and composer (Ineffable; Concerto for Cello and Wind Orchestra), dies at 69
  • Mae Faggs Starr, American athlete, 4x100m runner (Olympic gold 1952), dies at 67
2000 Highlights

About January 27, 2000

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Knew I Loved You - Savage Garden
  • UK #1 Song: Born To Make You Happy - Britney Spears