What happened this day in history December 24, 2000

What are the important events that happened on December 24, 2000? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

December 24, 2000: Facts & Myths About This Day

December 24, 2000 is the 359th day of the year 2000 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 7 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Sunday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is December 11, 2000 – a Sunday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 16,293,600 minutes has elapsed since midnight of January 1, 1970 – the Unix epoch.

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘trihectapentacontaenneagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Dime every day starting at age 5, then by now that person has accumulated $649.20. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Capricorn is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Turquoise is the modern birthstone for this month. Onyx is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Dragon is the mythical animal and Metal is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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December 24, 2000 Historical Events

  • 2000
    The Texas 7 hold up a sports store in Irving, Texas. Police officer Aubrey Hawkins is murdered during the robbery.

Who were born on December 24, 2000?

  • 2000
    Ethan Bortnick, American musician

Who died on December 24, 2000?

  • 2000
    John Cooper, English race car designer (b. 1923)
  • 2000
    Nick Massi, American singer (The Four Seasons) (b. 1935)

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