What Happened on October 2, 2001

Historical Events

Television Premiere

"Scrubs", starring Zach Braff as Dr. John "J.D." Dorian, premieres on NBC

Baseball Record

Cubs right fielder Sammy Sosa becomes first player in MLB history to total 60 home runs in three seasons; Chicago slugger connects off Reds starter Lance Davis to reach milestone in 5-4 loss

2001 History

Famous Deaths

  • Franz Biebl, German composer, mostly of choral music, dies at 95

About October 2, 2001

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 8 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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

Holidays: Gandhi Jayanti (India)

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