On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 2000

Historical Events

Sports History

Los Angeles Lakers announce retirement of former star player and Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations Jerry West; name Mitch Kupchak to succeed him

2000 Highlights

About August 7, 2000

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 5 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Civic Holiday (Canada), Summer Bank Holiday (Ireland, United Kingdom)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Leo