On This Day

What Happened on October 16, 2000

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • MLB National League Championship: New York Mets beat St. Louis Cardinals, 4 games to 1

Famous Deaths

  • Mel Carnahan, American politician (b. 1934)
  • Rick Jason [Richard Jacobson], American actor (Day of the Wolves, Eagles Attack at Dawn), dies at 77