What Happened on September 28, 2008

Historical Events

  • MLB Boston Red Sox retire Johnny Pesky's jersey (number 6)

Historic Event

SpaceX launches the first ever private spacecraft, the Falcon 1 into orbit.

  • The last game played at Shea Stadium before its demolition happens between baseball teams The New York Mets and the Florida Marlins, the Marlins win 4-2

Famous Weddings

  • American tennis player Mardy Fish (26) weds "Deal or No Deal" model Stacey Gardner at the Four Seasons in Beverly Hills, California

Famous Deaths

  • Andrzej BadeĊ„ski, Polish athlete (400 metres)
2008 Highlights

About September 28, 2008

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 4 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Whatever You Like - T.I.
  • UK #1 Song: Sex on Fire - Kings of Leon