On This Day

What Happened on June 17, 2000

Famous Weddings

  • Backstreet Boys member Kevin Richardson (28) weds Kristin Willits (29) at Lee County's Cathedral Domain in Kentucky

Famous Deaths

  • Ismail Mahomed, South African and Namibian Chief Justice, 1st permanent black judge on South African Supreme Court, dies at 68
2000 Highlights

About June 17, 2000

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 4 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

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