On This Day

What Happened on August 24, 2011

Historical Events

Historic Event

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

Famous Deaths

  • Mike Flanagan, American baseball pitcher (b. 1951)
2011 Highlights

About August 24, 2011

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 3 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo