On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 2000

Historical Events

  • 5th Big 12 Championship Game: #1 Oklahoma beats #8 Kansas State, 27-24
  • 9th SEC Championship Game: #7 Florida beats #18 Auburn, 28-6
  • England holds off a determined comeback by South Africa to notch up their 3rd Southern Hemisphere rugby scalp of the autumn with a 25-17 win at Twickenham; previously beat Australia, 22-19 and Argentina, 19-0

Famous Weddings


Mexican singer Thalia (29) weds co-owner of Casablanca Records Tommy Mottola (51) at St. Patrick

Famous Deaths

2000 Highlights

About December 2, 2000

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 21 years and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

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