On This Day

What Happened on November 17, 2000

Historical Events

  • A catastrophic landslide in Log pod Mangartom, Slovenia, kills 7, and causes millions of SIT of damage. It is one of the worst catastrophes in Slovenia in the past 100 years.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Alberto Fujimori is removed from office as President of Peru

President of Peru Alberto Fujimori
President of Peru
Alberto Fujimori

Famous Deaths

  • Louis Eugène Félix Néel, French physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1904)
2000 Highlights

About November 17, 2000

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 10 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio