On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 2000

Famous Deaths

  • David Dukes, American actor (Beacon Hill, 79 Park Avenue, Winds of War), dies at 55
  • Patrick Anthony Porteous, Scottish recipient of the Victoria Cross (b. 1918)
2000 Highlights

About October 9, 2000

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 21 years and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Columbus Day (United States), Thanksgiving (Canada)

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