On This Day

What Happened on September 1, 2018

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


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Aretha Franklin's funeral held in Detroit attended by Stevie Wonder, Ariana Grande and Bill Clinton with procession of 140 pink Cadillacs

Soul Singer Aretha Franklin
Soul Singer
Aretha Franklin
Singer Ariana Grande
Singer
Ariana Grande
42nd US President Bill Clinton
42nd US President
Bill Clinton

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Bishop Charles H. Ellis III apologises for groping Ariana Grande during Aretha Franklin's funeral service

Singer Ariana Grande
Singer
Ariana Grande
Soul Singer Aretha Franklin
Soul Singer
Aretha Franklin

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Finnish Ferrari driver Kimi Räikkönen qualifies in 1:19.119 during Q3 of the Formula 1 Italian Grand Prix at Monza; record for fastest average lap speed in F1 (263.588 kph or 163.786 mph)

Formula 1 Driver Kimi Räikkönen
Formula 1 Driver
Kimi Räikkönen

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Memorial service for Senator John McCain at Washington National Cathedral with his daughter Meghan McCain, Barack Obama and George W. Bush speaking

US Senator John McCain
US Senator
John McCain
44th US President Barack Obama
44th US President
Barack Obama
43rd US President George W. Bush
43rd US President
George W. Bush