On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 2000

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

NBA Guard Jerry West
NBA Guard
Jerry West

2000 Highlights

About August 7, 2000

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 20 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