September 12: Day of the Week
September 12, 2022 is the 255th day of the year 2022 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 110 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Monday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is lunes.
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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 12 Historical Event(s)
- 1213Albigensian Crusade: Simon de Montfort, 5th Earl of Leicester, defeats Peter II of Aragon at the Battle of Muret.
- 1683Austro-Ottoman War: Battle of Vienna – several European armies join forces to defeat the Ottoman Empire.
- 1846Elizabeth Barrett elopes with Robert Browning.
- 1933Leó Szilárd, waiting for a red light on Southampton Row in Bloomsbury, conceives the idea of the nuclear chain reaction.
- 1959Premiere of Bonanza, the first regularly scheduled TV program presented in color.
- 1966Gemini 11, the penultimate mission of NASA’s Gemini program, and the current human altitude record holder (except for the Apollo lunar missions)
- 1970Palestinian terrorists blow up three hijacked airliners in Jordan, continuing to hold the passengers hostage in various undisclosed locations in Amman.
- 1979Indonesia is hit with an earthquake that measures 8.1 on the Richter scale.
- 1980Military coup in Turkey.
- 2008The 2008 Chatsworth train collision in Los Angeles between a Metrolink commuter train and a Union Pacific freight train kills 25 people.
Who were born on September 12?
- 1797Samuel Joseph May, American abolitionist (d. 1871)
- 1812Sir Edward Creasy, English historian (d. 1878)
- 1875Matsunosuke Onoe, Japanese actor (d. 1926)
- 1898Alma Moodie, Australian classical violinist (d. 1943)
- 1940Patrick Mower, English actor
- 1957Rachel Ward, English actress
- 1974Nuno Valente, Portuguese footballer
- 1980Fernando Cesar de Souza, Brazilian footballer
- 1982Nana Ozaki, Japanese model
- 1986Emmy Rossum, American actress and singer
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