On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 2000

Historical Events

  • Section 28 (outlawing the 'promotion' of homosexuality in the United Kingdom) is repealed in Scotland with a 99 to 17 vote

Famous Deaths

  • Alan Hovhaness, Armenian-American composer (Lousadzak, Ukiyo), dies at 89
  • Johanna Moosdorf, German writer (Next Door), dies at 88
2000 Highlights

About June 21, 2000

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 5 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

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