On This Day

What Happened on September 19, 2008

Historical Events

Sports History

Greg Maddux pitches his 5,000th career inning against the San Francisco Giants

MLB Pitching Legend Greg Maddux
MLB Pitching Legend
Greg Maddux

Famous Weddings

  • NBC's The Biggest Loser contestant Matt Hoover (30) weds Suzy Preston (30) at the Grand Lido Negril resort in Jamaica

Famous Deaths

  • Alois Pinos, Czech composer, dies at 82
  • Earl Palmer, American rock and roll drummer (The Wrecking Crew), dies at 83
2008 Highlights

About September 19, 2008

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

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