On This Day

What Happened on August 24, 2011

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Steve Jobs resigns as CEO of Apple Inc., and is succeeded by Tim Cook, as a result of his illness

CEO of Apple Tim Cook
CEO of Apple
Tim Cook
Apple Co-founder Steve Jobs
Apple Co-founder
Steve Jobs

Famous Deaths

  • Mike Flanagan, American baseball pitcher (b. 1951)