On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 2000

Day of the Week: Saturday

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


LoveWedding of Interest

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

Singer-Songwriter and Actress Thalía
Singer-Songwriter and Actress
Thalía

Famous Deaths

  • Chris Antley, Racing Hall of Fame jockey (Kentucky Derby 1991, 1999), dies of drug overdose at 34