September 10: Day of the Week
September 10, 2021 is the 253rd day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 112 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Friday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Kin'yōbi.
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Here’s the September calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Virgo is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Sapphire is the modern birthstone for this month. Agate is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
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September 10 Historical Event(s)
- 1419John the Fearless, Duke of Burgundy is assassinated by adherents of the Dauphin, the future Charles VII of France.
- 1509An earthquake known as “The Lesser Judgment Day” hits Istanbul.
- 1515Thomas Wolsey is invested as a Cardinal
- 1561Fourth Battle of Kawanakajima – Takeda Shingen defeats Uesugi Kenshin in the climax of their ongoing conflicts.
- 1776American Revolutionary War: Nathan Hale volunteers to spy for the Continental Army.
- 1823Simón Bolívar is named President of Peru.
- 1942World War II: The British Army carries out an amphibious landing on Madagascar to re-launch Allied offensive operations in the Madagascar Campaign.
- 1961Italian Grand Prix, a crash causes the death of German Formula One driver Wolfgang von Trips and 13 spectators who are hit by his Ferrari.
- 2002Switzerland, traditionally a neutral country, joins the United Nations.
- 2008The Large Hadron Collider at CERN, described as the biggest scientific experiment in history is powered up in Geneva, Switzerland.
Who were born on September 10?
- 1561Hernando Arias de Saavedra, Spanish colonial governor (d. 1634)
- 1788Jacques Boucher de Crèvecœur de Perthes, French archaeologist (d. 1868)
- 1887Giovanni Gronchi, 3rd President of the Italian Republic (d. 1978)
- 1896Robert Taschereau, Canadian judge and politician (d. 1970)
- 1903Cyril Connolly, English literary critic (d. 1974)
- 1913Lincoln Gordon, American diplomat (d. 2009)
- 1915Edmond O'Brien, American actor (d. 1985)
- 1924Boyd K. Packer, American religious figure
- 1935Mary Oliver, American poet
- 1957Andreï Makine, Russian-born French author
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