On This Day

What Happened on September 19, 2008

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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