On This Day

What Happened on May 16, 2000

Famous Deaths

  • Bodacious the Bull Famous rodeo bull (b. 1988)
  • William Ferris, American composer and conductor (William Ferris Chorale, 1971-2000), dies while conducting a rehearsal of Verdi's Requiem at 63
2000 Highlights

About May 16, 2000

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 3 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Maria Maria - Santana Featuring The Product G&B
  • UK #1 Song: Don't Call Me Baby - Madison Avenue