On This Day

What Happened on September 1, 2019

Historical Events

Historic Event

Co-founder and CEO of Twitter Jack Dorsey has his Twitter account hacked

Historic Event

Exhibition on Christian Dior sets new attendance record of almost 595,000 in seven months on closing at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London

  • German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier asks for Polish forgiveness for WWII at 80 year commemoration in Pilsudski Square, Warsaw
  • Houston Astros starter Justin Verlander strikes out 14 as he throws his third career no-hitter in a 2-0 decision against the Toronto Blue Jays
  • Hurricane Dorian makes landfall on Elbow Cay in the Abaco islands, northern Bahamas as a category five storm with winds of 180mph (285km/h)
  • Saudi-led coalition air strikes on Yemen city of Dhamar kills more than 100 people according to the Red Cross

Famous Deaths

  • Tom Collins, Canadian ice skating promoter ('Champions On Ice'), dies from stroke complications at 88
2019 Highlights

About September 1, 2019

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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