What Happened on October 5, 2000

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Mass demonstrations in Belgrade culminate in the resignation of Serbian strongman Slobodan Milošević, often called the Bulldozer Revolution

Famous Deaths

  • Cătălin Hîldan, Romanian footballer (b. 1976)
  • Keith Roberts, English writer (Irish Encounter, Ladies from Hell), dies at 65
  • Sidney R. Yates, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Illinois), dies at 91
2000 Highlights

About October 5, 2000

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

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