What Happened on September 24, 2017

Historical Events

Sports History

Laver Cup Men's Tennis, Prague: Roger Federer is unbeaten as Team Europe dominates Team World, 15-9 in the inaugural teams event

Sports History

NFL players kneal, lock arms or stay in their dressing room during the anthem in protests against comments made by President Donald Trump

  • Plastic polystyrene rubbish discovered for first time only 1,000 miles from the north pole by international team of scientists
  • Tour Championship Men's Golf, East Lake GC: Xander Schauffele wins rich season-ending event by 1 stroke from Justin Thomas

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph M. McDade, American politician (Rep-R-Pennsylvania, 1963-1999), dies at 85
2017 Highlights

About September 24, 2017

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Look What You Made Me Do - Taylor Swift
  • UK #1 Song: Too Good At Goodbyes - Sam Smith