On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 2000

Historical Events

  • The Texas 7 hold up a sports store in Irving, Texas. Police officer Aubrey Hawkins is shot during the robbery

Famous Deaths

  • John Cooper, English race car designer (b. 1923)
  • Nick Massi [Macioci], American bass vocalist, vocal arranger, and bassist (The Four Seasons, 1960-65 - "Sherry"; "Rag Doll"), dies of cancer at 65
2000 Highlights

About December 24, 2000

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 8 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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