On This Day

What Happened on December 18, 2000

Famous Deaths

  • James Mitchell, American session baritone saxophonist (The Memphis Horns; Stax Records), dies at 69
  • Kirsty MacColl, English singer and songwriter (Electric Landlady), dies when run over by a power boat in the National Marine Park of Cozumel at 41
  • Randolph Apperson Hearst, American newspaper publisher (Hearst Newspapers), dies at 85
  • Stan Fox, American race car driver (b. 1952)
2000 Highlights

About December 18, 2000

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 11 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

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