On This Day

What Happened on September 23, 2002

Day of the Week: Monday

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