What Happened on July 30, 2000

Historical Events

  • British Senior Open Men's Golf, Royal County Down: Irishman Christy O'Connor Jr. successfully defends his title by 2 shots from John Bland of South Africa

Famous Deaths

  • Max Showalter (sometimes known as Casey Adams), American actor (Kansas; Niagara: Hello Dolly!; 10), pianist and composer, dies of cancer at 83
  • Nan Leslie [Nan Coppage], American actress (Kings Row, The Californians), dies of pneumonia at 74
2000 Highlights

About July 30, 2000

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 10 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: It's Gonna Be Me - 'N Sync
  • UK #1 Song: 7 Days - Craig David