November 7, 2000 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

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

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Hillary Clinton is elected to the US Senate, becoming first US First Lady to win public office and while still the First Lady

Politician and US First Lady Hillary Clinton
Politician and US First Lady
Hillary Clinton

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Margaret Atwood wins the Booker Prize for her novel "The Blind Assassin"

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

Deaths in History

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