On This Day

What Happened on March 20, 2000

Historical Events

  • Jamil Abdullah Al-Amin, a former Black Panther once known as H. Rap Brown, is captured after a gun battle that leaves a Georgia sheriff's deputy dead

Papal Visit

Pope John Paul II visits Holy Land - Jordan, Israel, Palestine

264th Pope John Paul II
264th Pope
John Paul II

Famous Birthdays

  • Hyunjin [Hwang Hyun-jin], South Korean dancer and K-pop rapper (Stray Kids - "Grow Up"), born in Seoul, South Korea

Famous Deaths

  • Gene Eugene, Canadian actor and singer (b. 1961)
  • Vivian Fine, American composer (Women in the Garden), dies after a car accident at 86
2000 Highlights

About March 20, 2000

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 7 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

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