On This Day

What Happened on October 6, 2000

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

President of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, Slobodan Milošević resigns

President of Serbia and Yugoslavia Slobodan Milošević
President of Serbia and Yugoslavia
Slobodan Milošević
  • Swedish comedy drama "Songs from the Second Floor" written and directed by Roy Andersson is released in Sweden

Famous Birthdays

  • Addison Rae, American dancer and TikTok star, born in Lafayette, Louisiana
  • 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
2000 Highlights

About October 6, 2000

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 1 month and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Libra