On This Day

What Happened on September 3, 2008

Historical Events

  • The new Oklahoma City NBA franchise announces the team will be named the 'Thunder'; reference to powerful storms in the area

Famous Deaths

  • Donald Blakeslee, American aviator who led 4th Fighter Group during World War II, dies at 90
2008 Highlights

About September 3, 2008

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 1 month and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo