On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 2000

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Merritt, Canadian Army officer and recipient of the Victoria Cross during World War II, dies at 98
  • Merrill Bradshaw, American composer, and music professor (Brigham Young, 1957-94), dies at 71
2000 Highlights

About July 12, 2000

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 6 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Battle of the Boyne (United Kingdom)

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