On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 2000

Historical Events

  • American destroyer USS Cole is badly damaged in Aden, Yemen, by two suicide bombers, killing 17 crew members and wounding at least 39
2000 Highlights

About October 12, 2000

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 7 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Come On Over Baby (All I Want Is You) - Christina Aguilera
  • UK #1 Song: Black Coffee - All Saints