September 13: Day of the Week
September 13, 2019 is the 256th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 109 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Friday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is viernes.
Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Get a free love reading with the most frank answers. Start to seize love opportunities in your life! Try it today and improve your lovelife. Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link; 18+ only)
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.
What no one tells you about the hidden secrets of your first name. Are there magical powers in your given name? Every name has a character and personality. Get smart with name meanings. Find out what your name means! (Sponsored link)
September 13 Historical Event(s)
- 509 BCThe Temple of Jupiter Optimus Maximus on Rome’s Capitoline Hill is dedicated on the ides of September.
- 1743Great Britain, Austria and Savoy-Sardinia sign the Treaty of Worms.
- 1847Mexican-American War: Six teenage military cadets known as Niños Héroes die defending Chapultepec Castle in the Battle of Chapultepec. American troops under General Winfield Scott capture Mexico City in the Mexican-American War.
- 1862American Civil War: Union soldiers find a copy of Robert E. Lee’s battle plans in a field outside Frederick, Maryland. It is the prelude to the Battle of Antietam.
- 1900Filipino resistance fighters defeat a small American column in the Battle of Pulang Lupa, during the Philippine-American War.
- 1922The final act of the Greco-Turkish War, the Great Fire of Smyrna, commences.
- 1922The temperature at 'Aziziya, Libya reaches a world record 57.8 °C.
- 1923Following a military coup in Spain, Miguel Primo de Rivera takes over, setting up a dictatorship.
- 1964South Vietnamese Generals Lam Van Phat and Duong Van Duc fail in a coup attempt against General Nguyen Khanh.
- 1971State police and National Guardsmen storm New York’s Attica Prison to end a prison revolt.
Who were born on September 13?
- 1813John Sedgwick, American Civil War general (d. 1864)
- 1895Morris Kirksey, American rugby player (d. 1981)
- 1929Nicolai Ghiaurov, Bulgarian opera singer (d. 2004)
- 1931Robert Bédard, Canadian tennis player
- 1944Jacqueline Bisset, British actress
- 1952Don Was, American singer
- 1957Vinny Appice, American musician (Black Sabbath, Dio, Heaven and Hell)
- 1961Fiona, American rock music singer and actress
- 1968Emma Sjöberg, Swedish model
- 1976José Théodore, Canadian ice hockey player
Now try another date like anniversaries, birthdays of someone you know or any other date that is special to you. Don’t forget to share the info to your friends, loved ones or social media followers. Who knows, they might appreciate and thank you for it.