What Happened on July 2, 2000

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • UEFA European Championship Final: David Trezeguet scores in extra time to give France a 2-1 win over Italy in Rotterdam
  • Vicente Fox Quesada is elected the first President of México from an opposition party, the Partido Acción Nacional after more than 70 years of continuous rule by the Partido Revolucionario Institucional.

Famous Deaths

  • Joey Dunlop, Irish motorcycle racer (b. 1952)