What Happened On 15th February 2000 In History

February 15th (2000) was a Tuesday. It's the 43rd day of the year (44th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 322 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 15th February, 2000

  • » Indian Point nuclear power plant e.g Indian Point II nuclear power plant in New York vents a small amount of radioactive steam when a steam generator fails.

February 15th Famous Deaths for 2000

  • » Angus MacLean, Canadian politician, 25th Premier of Prince Edward Island (b. 1914)

February 15th Holidays in History

  • » Candlemas (Eastern Orthodox Church)
  • » Christian Feast Day:
  • » Claude de la Colombière
  • » Faustinus and Jovita
  • » Quinidius
  • » Sigfrid of Sweden
  • » Saint Vartan Vartan Mamikonian known as Vartan (a Public holidays in Lebanon named holiday for Armenians in Lebanon)
  • » Thomas Bray (Episcopal Church (USA))
  • » February 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Liberation Day (Afghanistan)
  • » John Frum or John Frum Day (Vanuatu)
  • » Public holidays in Serbia or National Day (Serbia)
  • » National Flag of Canada Day (Canada)
  • » Parinirvana Day, also celebrated on February 8. (Mahayana Buddhism)
  • » Susan B. Anthony Day (United States)
  • » The ENIAC Day
  • » The third and final day of Lupercalia, also known as Februa. (Roman Empire)

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World History for the 15th February