On This Day

What Happened on September 25, 2000

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • American basketball player Vince Carter jumps over 7 foot 2 Frédéric Weis in 2000 Summer Olympics, known in France as "le dunk de la mort" (the dunk of death)

Famous Deaths

  • R. S. Thomas, Welsh poet, dies at 87