On This Day

October 31, 2000 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • A chartered Antonov An-26 explodes after takeoff in Northern Angola killing 50
  • A Singapore Airlines Boeing 747-400 operating as Flight 006 collides with construction equipment upon takeoff in Taipei, Taiwan killing 79 passengers and four crew members
  • The last Multics (Multiplexed Information and Computing Service) machine shut down