On This Day

What Happened on October 11, 2000

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • South African Cricket Board issues former captain Hansie Cronje with a life ban as a result of match-fixing allegations
  • The 100th Space Shuttle mission (STS-92) is flown.

Famous Deaths

  • Donald Campbell Dewar, Scotish politician (1st minister of Scotland's first Parliament in almost 300yrs), dies from health complications at 63