On This Day

What Happened on September 8, 2005

Historical Events

  • Two EMERCOM Il-76 aircraft land at a disaster aid staging area at Little Rock Air Force Base; the first time Russia has flown such a mission to North America.

Famous Deaths

  • Noel Cantwell, Irish cricketer and footballer (b. 1932)
2005 Highlights

About September 8, 2005

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 2 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo