On This Day

What Happened on September 22, 2000

Famous Divorces

  • Actress Patsy Kensit (32) divorces Oasis singer Liam Gallagher (28) due to unreasonable behaviour after 3 years of marriage

Famous Deaths

  • Saburo Sakai, Japanese aviator and flying ace of the Imperial Japanese Navy during World War II, dies at 84
  • Yehuda Amichai, Israeli poet (Now and in Other Days), dies at 76
2000 Highlights

About September 22, 2000

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

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