On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 2000

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • England clinch inaugural Six Nations Rugby Championship with 59-12 thrashing of Italy at Stadio Flaminio, Rome; England flyhalf Jonny Wilkinson kicks 7 goals and winger Austin Healey scores 3 tries

Famous Deaths

  • Eberhard Bethge, German theologian (b. 1909)