September 24

#
Boosts
Is this day important to you? Boost it!

Find out what the world looked like on September 24 in the most popular years: events, famous birthdays, music, movies, etc..

Pick another day:
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31

Pick another month:

2017

Origin by Dan Brown was one of the best seller of 2017.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 2017.

2016

Tom Clancy True Faith and Allegiance by Mark Greaney was one of the best seller of 2016.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 2016.

2015

Hot Pursuit by Stuart Woods was one of the best seller of 2015.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 2015.

2014

The Maze Runner directed by Wes Ball was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 2014.

2013

Prisoners directed by Denis Villeneuve was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 2013.

2012

Lawless directed by John Hillcoat was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 2012.

2011

Killer Elite directed by Gary McKendry was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 2011.

2010

The Social Network directed by David Fincher was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 2010.

2009

Law Abiding Citizen directed by F. Gary Gray was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 2009.

2008

The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week people in US were listening to So What by Pink. Zack and Miri Make a Porno, directed by Kevin Smith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008. Dark Curse by Christine Feehan was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 2008.

2007

The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford directed by Andrew Dominik was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 2007.

2006

The Lives of Others directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 2006.

2005

A History of Violence directed by David Cronenberg was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 2005.

2004

Famous people born on this day include Brailee Butler. In UK My Place / Flap Your Wings by Nelly was in the top 5 hits. Shaun of the Dead, directed by Edgar Wright, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004. The Fabric Of The Cosmos by Brian Greene was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 2004.

2003

The School of Rock directed by Richard Linklater was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 2003.

2002

Sweet Home Alabama directed by Andy Tennant was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 2002.

2001

Famous people born on this day include Clare Foley. In that special week people in US were listening to Fallin' by Alicia Keys. Jeepers Creepers, directed by Victor Salva, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001. The Fellowship of the Ring by J.R.R. Tolkien was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 2001.

2000

Remember the Titans directed by Boaz Yakin was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 2000.

1999

Fight Club directed by David Fincher was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1999.

1998

Ronin directed by John Frankenheimer was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1998.

1997

Famous people born on this day include Malaya Watson. In that special week people in US were listening to Honey by Mariah Carey. The Game, directed by David Fincher, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997. Absolute Power by David Baldacci was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1997.

1996

Famous people born on this day include Stella Banderas. In UK Ready Or Not by Fugees was in the top 5 hits. Last Man Standing, directed by Walter Hill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996. To The Hilt by Dick Francis was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1996.

1995

Se7en directed by David Fincher was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1995.

1994

The Shawshank Redemption directed by Frank Darabont was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1994.

1993

Famous people born on this day include Sierra Furtado. In that special week people in US were listening to Dreamlover by Mariah Carey. Dazed and Confused, directed by Richard Linklater, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993. Truman by David McCullough was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Coleen Garcia. In that special week people in US were listening to End Of The Road by Boyz II Men. The Mighty Ducks, directed by Stephen Herek, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992. Night Over Water by Ken Follett was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1992.

1991

Famous people born on this day include Maximiliano Ugge. In that special week people in US were listening to I Adore Mi Amor by Color Me Badd. The Fisher King, directed by Terry Gilliam, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991. Molly Ivins Can'T Say That by Molly Ivins was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Izia Higelin. In that special week people in US were listening to (Can't Live Without Your) Love And Affection by Nelson. King of New York, directed by Abel Ferrara, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990. September by Rosamunde Pilcher was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1990.

1989

My Left Foot directed by Jim Sheridan was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Karl Alzner. In that special week people in US were listening to Don't Worry Be Happy (Edit) by Bobby McFerrin. Dead Ringers, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. The Duchess Of Windsor by Charles Higham was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1988.

1987

Famous people born on this day include Spencer Treat Clark. In that special week people in US were listening to Didn't We Almost Have It All by Whitney Houston. Hellraiser, directed by Clive Barker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987. Texasville by Larry McMurtry was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include Lionel Bringuier. In UK Don't Leave Me This Way by The Communards was in the top 5 hits. The Name of the Rose, directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986. Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Eleanor Catton. In that special week people in US were listening to Money For Nothing by Dire Straits. After Hours, directed by Martin Scorsese, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985. The Soong Dynasty by Sterling Seagrave was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1985.

1984

Famous people born on this day include Ryan Paevey. In UK I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder was in the top 5 hits. Ninja III: The Domination, directed by Sam Firstenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984. Possessions by Judith Michael was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1984.

1983

The Big Chill directed by Lawrence Kasdan was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1983.

1982

How To Make Love To A Woman by Michael Morgenstern was one of the best seller of 1982.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1982.

1981

Famous people born on this day include Ryan Briscoe. In UK Tainted Love by Soft Cell was in the top 5 hits. The French Lieutenant's Woman, directed by Karel Reisz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981. American Dreams by Studs Terkel was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1981.

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include John Arne Riise. In that special week people in US were listening to Upside Down by Diana Ross. Ordinary People, directed by Robert Redford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980. Memories Of Another Day by Harold Robbins was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1980.

1979

Famous people born on this day include Fabio Aurelio. In that special week people in US were listening to My Sharona by The Knack. The Onion Field, directed by Harold Becker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979. Shibumi by Trevanian was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1979.

1978

Famous people born on this day include Tina Jones. In UK Three Times A Lady by The Commodores was in the top 5 hits. Paradise Alley, directed by Sylvester Stallone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978. Delta Of Venus by Anais Nin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1978.

1977

The American Friend directed by Wim Wenders was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Stephanie McMahon. In that special week people in US were listening to Play That Funky Music by Wild Cherry. Bugsy Malone, directed by Alan Parker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976. Angels by Billy Graham was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1976.

1975

Famous people born on this day include Mike Gallay. In that special week people in US were listening to I'm Sorry by John Denver. Three Days of the Condor, directed by Sydney Pollack, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975. The Bermuda Triangle by Charles Berlitz was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1975.

1974

Famous people born on this day include Kiwane Garris. In that special week people in US were listening to Rock Me Gently by Andy Kim. Amarcord, directed by Federico Fellini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974. Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy by John le Carre was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1974.

1973

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Rodrick Rhodes. In UK Young Love by Donny Osmond was in the top 5 hits. The Big Feast, directed by Marco Ferreri, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973. The First Deadly Sin by Lawrence Sanders was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1973.

1972

Famous people born on this day include Jeff Hill. In UK Mama Weer All Crazee Now by Slade was in the top 5 hits. The Last House on the Left, directed by Wes Craven, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972. The Persian Boy by Mary Renault was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1972.

1971

Famous people born on this day include Shane Conrad. In that special week people in US were listening to Maggie May by Rod Stewart. The Man Who Haunted Himself, directed by Basil Dearden, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971. The Throne Of Saturn by Allen Drury was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1971.

1970

Famous people born on this day include Jeanette Kollasch. In that special week people in US were listening to Ain't No Mountain High Enough by Diana Ross. Tora! Tora! Tora!, directed by Richard Fleischer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970. The Shivering Sands by Victoria Holt was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1970.

1969

Famous people born on this day include Andrew Greene. In UK Bad Moon Rising by Creedence Clearwater Revival was in the top 5 hits. Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, directed by George Roy Hill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969. The Love Machine by Jacqueline Susann was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week people in US were listening to Hey Jude by The Beatles. Charly, directed by Ralph Nelson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1968. The Gabriel Hounds by Mary Stewart was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1968.

1967

Famous people born on this day include Chris Swan. In UK The Last Waltz by Engelbert Humperdinck was in the top 5 hits. Samurai Rebellion, directed by Masaki Kobayashi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967. The Secret Of Santa Vittoria by Robert Crichton was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1967.

1966

The Appaloosa directed by Sidney J. Furie was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1966.

1965

Famous people born on this day include Abdelhakim Dekhar. In that special week people in US were listening to Eve Of Destruction by Barry McGuire. Les vampires, directed by Louis Feuillade, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965. The Explorer by Frances Parkinson Keyes was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include Gene Watkins in Waco. In UK You Really Got Me by The Kinks was in the top 5 hits. A Woman Is a Woman, directed by Jean-Luc Godard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964. Candy by Terry Southern and Mason Hoffenberg was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Dorina Vaccaroni. In UK She Loves You by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits. Vivre Sa Vie, directed by Jean-Luc Godard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963. Happiness Is A Warm Puppy by Charles M. Schulz was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1963.

1962

Famous people born on this day include Arden Knoll. In UK I Remember You by Frank Ifield was in the top 5 hits. Divorce Italian Style, directed by Pietro Germi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962. Conversation With Stalin by Milovan Djilas was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1962.

1961

The City of the Dead directed by John Moxey was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Philippe Lacroix. Let's Make Love, directed by George Cukor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960. Advise And Consent by Allen Drury was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1960.

1959

Famous people born on this day include Steve Whitmire. In UK Only Sixteen by Craig Douglas was in the top 5 hits. The Magician, directed by Ingmar Bergman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959. Twixt Twelve And Twenty by Pat Boone was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1959.

1958

Famous people born on this day include William Donaldson. In UK When by The Kalin Twins was in the top 5 hits. The Defiant Ones, directed by Stanley Kramer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958. The New Class by Milovan Djilas was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1958.

1957

Famous people born on this day include Brad Bird. In UK Diana by Paul Anka was in the top 5 hits. The Three Faces of Eve, directed by Nunnally Johnson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957. The Wapshot Chronicle by John Cheever was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1957.

1956

Attack directed by Robert Aldrich was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1956.

1955

Killer's Kiss directed by Stanley Kubrick was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1955.

1954

Famous people born on this day include Stephen Jones. In UK Three Coins In The Fountain by Frank Sinatra was in the top 5 hits. Sabrina, directed by Billy Wilder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954. Not as a Stranger by Morton Thompson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1954.

1953

Famous people born on this day include Peter Halley. In UK Look At That Girl by Guy Mitchell was in the top 5 hits. Mogambo, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953. The Caine Mutiny by Herman Wouk was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1953.

1952

The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Joseph P Kennedy II. The Snows of Kilimanjaro, directed by Henry King, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952. The Swimming Pool by Mary Roberts Rinehart was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1952.

1951

No Highway in the Sky directed by Henry Koster was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1951.

1950

The Black Rose directed by Henry Hathaway was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1950.

1949

Thieves' Highway directed by Jules Dassin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1949.

1948

Johnny Belinda directed by Jean Negulesco was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1948.

1947

Unconquered directed by Cecil B. De Mille was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1947.

1946

Caesar and Cleopatra directed by Gabriel Pascal was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1946.

1945

Mildred Pierce directed by Michael Curtiz was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1945.

1944

The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Diana Korner. Arsenic and Old Lace, directed by Frank Capra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944. Strange Fruit by Lillian Smith was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1944.

1943

Sherlock Holmes Faces Death directed by Roy William Neill was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1943.

1942

Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror directed by John Rawlins was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1942.

1941

Hold Back the Dawn directed by Mitchell Leisen was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1941.

1940

City for Conquest directed by Anatole Litvak was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1940.

1939

The Women directed by George Cukor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1939.

1938

Room Service directed by William A. Seiter was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1938.

1937

The Lower Depths directed by Jean Renoir was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1937.

1936

Dodsworth directed by William Wyler was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1936.

1935

Anna Karenina directed by Clarence Brown was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1935.

1934

Belle of the Nineties directed by Leo McCarey was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1934.

1933

The Private Life of Henry VIII. directed by Alexander Korda was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1933.

1932

The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Svetlana Beriozova. Maedchen in Uniform, directed by Leontine Sagan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932. Sons by Pearl S. Buck was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1932.

1931

Monkey Business directed by Norman McLeod was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1931.

1930

Madam Satan directed by Cecil B. DeMille was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1930.

1929

The Great Divide directed by Reginald Barker was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1929.

1928

Beggars of Life directed by William A. Wellman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1928.

1927

Sunrise directed by F.W. Murnau was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1927.

1926

The Strong Man directed by Frank Capra was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1926.

1925

The Circle directed by Frank Borzage was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1925.

1924

The Red Lily directed by Fred Niblo was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1924.

1923

Adam's Rib directed by Cecil B. DeMille was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1923.

1922

The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include David Lane. Manslaughter, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922. The Sheik Edith by M. Hull was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1922.

1921

Little Lord Fauntleroy directed by Alfred E. Green was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1921.

1920

The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Diaulas Riedel. Lederstrumpf, 1. Teil: Der Wildtöter und Chingachgook, directed by Arthur Wellin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920. The River's End by James Oliver Curwood was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1920.

1919

The Desert of Wheat by Zane Gre was one of the best seller of 1919.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1919.

1918

The Amazing Interlude by Mary Roberts Rinehart was one of the best seller of 1918.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1918.

1917

Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm directed by Marshall Neilan was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1917.

1916

Mr. Britling Sees It Through by H. G. Wells was one of the best seller of 1916.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1916.

1915

Jaffery by William J. Locke was one of the best seller of 1915.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1915.

1914

The Virginian directed by Cecil B. DeMille was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1914.

1913

The Judgment House by Gilbert Parker was one of the best seller of 1913.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1913.

1912

The Melting of Molly by Maria Thompson Davies was one of the best seller of 1912.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1912.

1911

The Harvester by Gene Stratton Porter was one of the best seller of 1911.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1911.

1910

The Rosary Florence by L. Barcla was one of the best seller of 1910.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1910.

1909

Sherlock Holmes V directed by was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1909.

1908

The Lure of the Mask by Harold MacGrath was one of the best seller of 1908.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1908.

1907

The Port of Missing Men by Meredith Nicholson was one of the best seller of 1907.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1907.

1906

Jane Cable by George Barr McCutcheon was one of the best seller of 1906.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1906.

1905

The Garden of Allah by Robert Hichens was one of the best seller of 1905.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1905.

1904

In the Bishop's Carriage by Miriam Michelson was one of the best seller of 1904.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1904.

1903

Lady Rose's Daughter by Mary Augusta Ward was one of the best seller of 1903.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1903.

1902

The Mississippi Bubble by Emerson Hough was one of the best seller of 1902.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1902.

1901

Eben Holden by Irving Bacheller was one of the best seller of 1901.

But much more happened, find out here: 24 September 1901.