On This Day

What Happened on September 23, 2002

Historical Events

  • The first public version of the web browser Mozilla Firefox ("Phoenix 0.1") is released

Famous Deaths

  • Lord Abinger [James Richard Scarlett], English Conservative peer, campaigned for reform of the ancient law on treasure trove, dies at 87
  • Vernon Corea, Sri Lankan pioneer radio broadcaster, died at 75
2002 Highlights

About September 23, 2002

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 18 years, 2 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra