What Happened on October 18, 2000

Historical Events

Music History

Zack de la Rocha announces he is leaving rock band Rage Against the Machine

Famous Divorces

Divorce of Interest

Actress Demi Moore (37) divorces actor Bruce Willis (45) due to irreconcilable differences after 13 years of marriage

Famous Deaths

  • Gwyneth “Gwen” Verdon, American actress, singer and dancer (Cotton Club; Sweet Charity), dies at 75
  • Julie London, American singer ("Cry Me A River") and actress (Emergency - "Nurse McCall"), dies at 74
2000 Highlights

About October 18, 2000

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 3 months and 13 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: Beautiful Day - U2