What Happened on September 26, 2008

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Swiss pilot and inventor Yves Rossy becomes first person to fly a jet engine-powered wing across the English Channel.

Famous Deaths

  • Marc Moulin, Belgian musician and journalist (b. 1942)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Paul Newman, American actor (b. 1925)

Actor & Entrepreneur Paul Newman
Actor & Entrepreneur
Paul Newman