On This Day

What Happened on July 23, 2000

Historical Events

Sports History

87th Tour de France: no winner (Lance Armstrong disqualified)

British Golf Open

British Open Men's Golf, Royal Lytham & St. Annes: Tiger Woods beats Thomas Bjørn and Ernie Els by 8 shots to win his first Open title; becomes youngest player at 24 to win all 4 major titles

US Women's Golf Open

US Open Women's Golf, Merit Club: Australian Karrie Webb wins by 5 strokes ahead of runners-up Cristie Kerr and Meg Mallon; third of Webb's 7 major titles

2000 Highlights

About July 23, 2000

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 4 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

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