On This Day

What Happened on January 9, 2000

Historical Events

Film and TV Awards

26th People's Choice Awards: Harrison Ford & Julia Roberts win (Motion Picture) and Drew Carey & Calista Flockhart win (TV)

Sports History

Miami Dolphin QB Dan Marino wins his last career NFL game (20-17 vs Seattle)

Famous Birthdays

  • Flo Milli [Tamia Carter], American rapper and songwriter ( Ho, Why Is You Here?), born in Mobile, Alabama

Famous Deaths

  • Arnold Hall, British aeronautical engineer, dies at 84
  • Nigel Tranter, Scottish historian and author, dies at 90
2000 Highlights

About January 9, 2000

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 10 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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