On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 2009

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

AppointmentAppointment of Interest

Mike Babcock is named head coach of Team Canada for the 2010 Winter Olympics (they would win the gold medal)

NHL Coach Mike Babcock
NHL Coach
Mike Babcock

Famous Deaths

  • Ed Thomas, well-known high school football coach from Iowa (b. 1951)
  • Roméo LeBlanc, 25th Governor General of Canada (b. 1927)