On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 2020

Historical Events


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David Attenborough breaks Jennifer Aniston's record as the fastest person to reach 1 million followers on Instagram

Natural History Filmmaker and TV Personality David Attenborough
Natural History Filmmaker and TV Personality
David Attenborough

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President Donald Trump nominates Judge Amy Coney Barrett for the US Supreme Court to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
  • Report China is continuing to expand its Uighur detention centers, with more than 380 suspected facilities housing 1 million people in Xinjiang [1]

Famous Deaths

  • Dean Jones, Australian cricket batsman and broadcaster (52 Tests @ 46.55; 164 ODIs; Victoria), dies from cardiac arrest at 59
  • Keith Hufnagel, American skateboarder (founded skate/clothing company HUF), dies of brain cancer at 46
2020 Highlights

About September 24, 2020

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 10 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra