What Happened on November 7, 2000

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Controversial US presidential election that was later resolved in the Bush v. Gore Supreme Court Case.

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Hillary Rodham Clinton is elected to the United States Senate, becoming the first former First Lady to win public office in the United States, although actually she still was the First Lady.

Politician and US First Lady Hillary Clinton
Politician and US First Lady
Hillary Clinton
  • The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration discovers one of the country's largest LSD labs inside a converted military missile silo in Wamego, Kansas.

Famous Deaths

  • Chidambaram Subramaniam, Indian politician (b. 1910)
  • Queen Ingrid, Queen Dowager of Denmark (b. 1910)