September 11: Day of the Week
September 11, 2021 is the 254th day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 111 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Saturday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Doyōbi.
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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 11: This Day in History
It is usually the first day of the year in the Coptic calendar and Ethiopian calendar (in the period AD 1900 to AD 2099).
September 11 Historical Event(s)
- 1609Expulsion order announced against the Moriscos of Valencia; beginning of the expulsion of all Spain’s Moriscos.
- 1697Battle of Zenta.
- 1714Siege of Barcelona: Barcelona, capital city of Catalonia, surrenders to Spanish and French Bourbon armies in the War of the Spanish Succession.
- 1789Alexander Hamilton is appointed the first United States Secretary of the Treasury.
- 1814War of 1812: The climax of the Battle of Plattsburgh, a major United States victory in the war.
- 1857The Mountain Meadows Massacre: Mormon settlers and Paiutes massacre 120 pioneers at Mountain Meadows, Utah.
- 1903The first race at The Milwaukee Mile in West Allis, Wisconsin is held. It is the oldest major speedway in the world.
- 1944World War II: The first Allied troops of the U.S. Army cross the western border of Germany.
- 1970The Dawson’s Field hijackers release 88 of their hostages. The remaining hostages, mostly Jews and Israeli citizens, are held until September 25.
- 1974Eastern Air Lines Flight 212 crashes in Charlotte, North Carolina, killing 69 passengers and two crew.
Who were born on September 11?
- 1771Mungo Park, Scottish explorer of Africa (d. 1806)
- 1885D. H. Lawrence, English novelist (d. 1930)
- 1908Alvar Lidell, British BBC announcer (d. 1981)
- 1913Paul “Bear” Bryant, American football coach (d. 1983)
- 1930Renzo Montagnani, Italian actor (d. 1997)
- 1944Freddy Thielemans, Belgian politician
- 1946Jim Shoulder, British footballer and coach
- 1948John Martyn, English musician (d. 2009)
- 1965Paul Heyman, American sports figure
- 1979David Pizarro, Chilean footballer
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