On This Day

What Happened on September 12, 2000

Historical Events

  • Holland (the Netherlands) passes law allowing same-gender marriage, adoption and divorce.

Famous Deaths

  • Gary Olsen [Grant], British stage and screen actor (2point4 Children - "Ben"), dies of cancer at 42
  • Stanley Turrentine, American jazz saxophonist (Wonderland), dies at 66
2000 Highlights

About September 12, 2000

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 2 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

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