On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 2000

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardGolf Major

Canadian Open Women's Golf (du Maurier Classic), Royal Ottawa GC: Meg Mallon wins by 1 from Rosie Jones

LPGA Golfer Meg Mallon
LPGA Golfer
Meg Mallon

Famous Deaths

  • Antony Duff, British diplomat, Head of MI5, advocate for the homeless, dies at 80
  • Nazia Hassan, Pakistani pop singer-songwriter, lawyer and social activist known as "Queen of Pop" in South Asia, dies of lung cancer at 35