September 10, 2024 is the 254th day of the year 2024 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 112 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Tuesday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is mardi.
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Here’s the September calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
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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.
September 10 Historical Event(s)
Thomas Wolsey is invested as a Cardinal
Fourth Battle of Kawanakajima – Takeda Shingen defeats Uesugi Kenshin in the climax of their ongoing conflicts.
John Smith is elected council president of Jamestown, Virginia.
Simón Bolívar is named President of Peru.
Elias Howe is granted a patent for the sewing machine.
Austria and the Allies sign the Treaty of Saint-Germain recognizing the independence of Poland, Hungary, Czechoslovakia and Yugoslavia.
World War II: The British Army carries out an amphibious landing on Madagascar to re-launch Allied offensive operations in the Madagascar Campaign.
Italian Grand Prix, a crash causes the death of German Formula One driver Wolfgang von Trips and 13 spectators who are hit by his Ferrari.
The United States suffers its first loss of an international basketball game in a disputed match against the Soviet Union at Munich, Germany.
Charles Ingram cheats his way into winning one million pounds on a British version of Who Wants to be a Millionaire.
Who were born on September 10?
Pope Julius III, Italian Roman Catholic Pope (d. 1555)
Hannah Webster Foster, American author (d. 1840)
Arthur Compton, American physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1962)
Terence O'Neill, Baron O'Neill of the Maine, Prime Minister of Northern Ireland (d. 1990)
Beryl Cook, English painter (d. 2008)
Mary Oliver, American poet
Tim Hunter, Canadian ice hockey player
Bill Stevenson, American music producer and musician
Joe Nieuwendyk, Canadian ice hockey player
Jared Lee Loughner, American spree killer
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