What Happened on September 26, 2006

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Premier

Martin Scorsese's "The Departed", starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, and Mark Wahlberg, premieres in New York City (Best Picture 2007)

Actor & Former Rapper Mark Wahlberg
Actor & Former Rapper
Mark Wahlberg
Actor Matt Damon
Matt Damon
Actor Leonardo DiCaprio
Leonardo DiCaprio

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Byron Nelson, American PGA golfer (won 19 tournaments in 1945), dies at 94

Golfer Byron Nelson
Byron Nelson
  • Iva Toguri D'Aquino, American typist, broadcaster and alleged "Tokyo Rose," dies at 90