On This Day

What Happened on September 19, 2015

Historical Events

Farm Aid Concert

Farm Aid (30th Anniversary) held in Chicago, Illinois; performers include Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young, Dave Matthews, Imagine Dragons, Jack Johnson, Kacey Musgraves, Old Crow Medicine Show, Jamey Johnson, Mavis Staples, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, and Holly Williams

  • Japan beats South Africa 34-32 in Brighton, England in the biggest upset in Rugby World Cup history

Famous Weddings

  • "Girls" TV star Allison Williams (27) weds College Humor co-founder Ricky Van Veen (34) at Brush Creek Ranch in Saratoga, Wyoming

Famous Deaths

  • Jackie Collins, British-American romance novelist (The Stud; The Bitch; Lucky), dies of breast cancer at 77
2015 Highlights

About September 19, 2015

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 2 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Virgo