On This Day

What Happened on September 10, 2000

Historical Events

Emmy Awards

52nd Emmy Awards: The West Wing, Will & Grace, James Gandolfini & Sela Ward win

Musical Finale

Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical "Cats" closes on at Winter Garden Theater, NYC, after 7,485 performances; won 7 Tony Awards, 3 Drama desk Awards, and a Grammy Award

US Men's Tennis Open

US Open Men's Tennis: Marat Safin of Russia wins his first Grand Slam title; beats home favourite Pete Sampras 6-4, 6-3, 6-3


Famous Deaths

  • Zaib-un-Nissa Hamidullah, Pakistani journalist and writer. (b. 1921)
2000 Highlights

About September 10, 2000

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

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