On This Day

What Happened on October 8, 2000

Historical Events

Sports History

German Ferrari driver Michael Schumacher wins Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka to clinch his 3rd, and 1st of 5 straight F1 World Drivers Championships

  • Musical "Peter Pan" starring Cathy Rigby, and filmed before a live audience, premieres on A&E TV
  • Solheim Cup Women's Golf, Loch Lomond GC: Europe regains Cup 14½-11½; Carin Koch holes winning putt, coming back from 3 down to beat Michele Redman
2000 Highlights

About October 8, 2000

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 1 month and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

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