On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 2000

Historical Events

Sports History

Long-time Boston Bruin defenseman Ray Bourque is traded to the Colorado Avalanche

Hall of Fame

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees: Eric Clapton; Earth, Wind, and Fire; Lovin' Spoonful; The Moonglows; Bonnie Raitt; James Taylor; Nat King Cole; Billie Holiday; Hal Blaine; "King" Curtis; James Jamerson; Scotty Moore; Earl Palmer; and Clive Davis


Famous Deaths

  • Chris Balderstone, English cricket batsman (England, belated faced WI in 1976), dies at 59
  • John Colicos, Canadian actor (Battlestar Galactica), dies of a heart attack at 71
2000 Highlights

About March 6, 2000

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

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