On This Day

What Happened on September 2, 2001

Historical Events

Sports History

German Ferrari driver Michael Schumacher wins the Belgian Grand Prix at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps for his record 52nd F1 Grand Prix victory

Famous Deaths

  • Christiaan Barnard, South African cardiac surgeon (perform 1st heart transplant), dies from a severe asthma attack at 78
  • Jay Migliori, American saxophonist (Supersax), dies at 70
  • Troy Donahue, American actor (Hawaiian Eye), dies at 65
2001 Highlights

About September 2, 2001

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 2 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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