On This Day

What Happened on October 3, 2000

Historical Events

Television Premiere

TV series "Dark Angel" created by James Cameron and Charles H. Eglee and starring Jessica Alba premieres in the US

Actress and Businesswoman Jessica Alba
Actress and Businesswoman
Jessica Alba
Film Director James Cameron
Film Director
James Cameron

Famous Deaths

  • Benjamin Orr [Orzechowski], American rock bassist and singer (The Cars - "Just What I Needed", "Drive") dies of pancreatic cancer at 53
  • John Grant, British politician (b. 1932)
2000 Highlights

About October 3, 2000

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 21 years and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

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