On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 2000

Historical Events

  • The 800+ deaths of members of the Ugandan cult Movement for the Restoration of the Ten Commandments of God is considered to be a mass murder and suicide orchestrated by leaders of the cult
2000 Highlights

About March 17, 2000

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 11 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: St. Patrick's Day (Ireland, United Kingdom)

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Pisces