On This Day

What Happened on September 17, 2015

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reports 2015 Northern Hemisphere summer hottest on record

Famous Deaths

  • David Willcocks, English conductor and composer (Kings College choir), dies at 95
  • Peter Heatly, Scottish diver and Chairman of the Commonwealth Games Federation, dies at 91