On This Day

What Happened on September 27, 2008

Historical Events

  • CNSA astronaut Zhai Zhigang becomes the first Chinese person to perform a spacewalk while flying on Shenzhou 7.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Greg Maddux wins his final start of his career (#355)

MLB Pitching Legend Greg Maddux
MLB Pitching Legend
Greg Maddux

Famous Weddings

  • "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" actress Kaitlin Olson (33) weds actor Rob McElhenney (31) at the Saddlerock Ranch in Malibu, California

LoveWedding of Interest

Actress and singer Scarlett Johansson (23) weds film actor Ryan Reynolds (31) at Clayoquot Wilderness Retreat in Tofino, British Columbia


Famous Deaths

  • Mahendra Kapoor, Indian singer (b. 1934)
2008 Highlights

About September 27, 2008

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 11 years, 10 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra