On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 2008

Famous Deaths

  • Bengt Anderberg, Swedish poet and writer (Kain), dies at 88
  • Irene Dailey, American actress (Another World, Grissom Gang), dies of colon cancer at 88
  • Mickey Vernon, American baseball first baseman (7 × MLB All-Star; World Series 1960; AL batting champion 1946, 53), dies at 90
  • Vinko "Vice" Vukov, Croatian singer (Eurovision Song Contest 1963 & 1965) dies from head injury at 72
2008 Highlights

About September 24, 2008

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 13 years and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

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