On This Day

What Happened on October 26, 2000

Historical Events

  • Laurent Gbagbo takes over as president of Côte d'Ivoire following a popular uprising against President Robert Guéï. Bret Hart retires.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

World Series Baseball: NY Yankees beat NY Mets, 4-2 in Game 5 at Shea Stadium to win "Subway Series"; Yankees 3rd straight title; MVP: Derek Jeter

Baseball Player Derek Jeter
Baseball Player
Derek Jeter

2000 Highlights

About October 26, 2000

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 11 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio