On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 2020

Historical Events

  • Hurricane Sally makes landfall near Gulf Shores, Alabama, as a category 2 storm bringing serious flooding

AppointmentAppointment of Interest

Yoshihide Suga confirmed as Prime Minister by the Japanese government after Shinzo Abe stood down due to ill health

Prime Minister of Japan Shinzō Abe
Prime Minister of Japan
Shinzō Abe

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Kelley, American ice hockey coach (Colby College; Boston University 1962-72; NE Whalers), dies at 93
2020 Highlights

About September 16, 2020

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo