What Happened on December 19, 2000

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • The Leninist Guerrilla Units wing of the Communist Labour Party of Turkey/Leninist attack a Nationalist Movement Party office in Istanbul, killing one person and injuring three.

Famous Deaths

  • John Lindsay, American politician (b. 1921)
  • Milt Hinton, American jazz double bassist (b. 1910)
  • Pops Staples, American singer (The Staple Singers) (b. 1915)
  • Rob Buck, American guitarist (10,000 Maniacs) (b. 1958)