On This Day

What Happened on October 23, 2001

Historical Events

  • Apple releases the iPod
  • The Provisional Irish Republican Army of Northern Ireland commences disarmament after peace talks

Famous Deaths

  • Daniel Wildenstein, French art dealer and racehorse owner, dies at 84
  • Ronald William Kirby, British artist, dies at 72
2001 Highlights

About October 23, 2001

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 18 years, 9 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio