On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 2000

Historical Events

  • Israel complies with UN Security Council Resolution 425 after 22 years, which calls on Israel to completely withdraw from Lebanon. Israel withdraws from all of Lebanon, except the disputed Sheba Farms

Famous Birthdays

  • Bianca Andreescu, Canadian tennis player (US Open 2019), born in Mississauga, Ontario

Famous Deaths

  • Empress Kōjun of Japan (b. 1903)
  • Richard Dufallo, American clarinetist & conductor, dies at 67
2000 Highlights

About June 16, 2000

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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