November 17, 2000 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • A catastrophic landslide in Log pod Mangartom, Slovenia, kills 7, and causes millions of SIT of damage. It is one of the worst catastrophes in Slovenia in the past 100 years.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Alberto Fujimori is removed from office as President of Peru

President of Peru Alberto Fujimori
President of Peru
Alberto Fujimori

Deaths in History

  • Louis Eugène Félix Néel, French physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1904)