What Happened on September 1, 2006

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Luxembourg becomes the 1st country to complete the move to all digital television broadcasting

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Roger Goodell begins his tenure as NFL Commissioner

Commissioner of the National Football League (NFL) Roger Goodell
Commissioner of the National Football League (NFL)
Roger Goodell

Famous Deaths

  • Bob O'Connor, mayor of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (b. 1944)
  • Nellie Connally, wife of Texas governor John Connally (b. 1919)
  • Sir Kyffin Williams, Welsh landscape painter (b. 1918)
  • Warren Mitofsky, American pollster (b. 1934)