On This Day

What Happened on October 6, 2000

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Swedish comedy drama "Songs from the Second Floor" written and directed by Roy Andersson is released in Sweden
  • Yugoslav president Slobodan Milošević resigns.

Famous Birthdays

  • Jazz Jennings, American transgender activist, born in South Florida (probable date)

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Farnsworth, American actor (Misery, Havana, Sylvester), dies at 80
  • William Putnam Bundy, American attorney and intelligence expert (9th Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs), dies at 83