September 14: Day of the Week
September 14, 2021 is the 257th day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 108 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Tuesday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is martes.
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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 14 Historical Event(s)
- 1607Flight of the Earls from Lough Swilly, Donegal, Ireland.
- 1829The Ottoman Empire signs the Treaty of Adrianople with Russia, thus ending the Russo-Turkish War.
- 1923Miguel Primo de Rivera becomes dictator of Spain.
- 1954In a top secret nuclear test, a Soviet Tu-4 bomber drops a 40 kiloton atomic weapon just north of Totskoye village, exposing some 45,000 soldiers and 10,000 civilians to nuclear fallout.
- 1960The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is founded.
- 1975The first American saint, Elizabeth Ann Seton, is canonized by Pope Paul VI.
- 1985Penang Bridge, the longest bridge in Malaysia, connecting the island of Penang to the mainland, opens to traffic.
- 2000Microsoft releases Windows Me.
- 2001Historic National Prayer Service held at Washington National Cathedral for victims of the September 11 attacks. A similar service is held in Canada on Parliament Hill, the largest vigil ever held in the nation’s capital.
- 2008All 88 people on board Aeroflot Flight 821 are killed when the plane crashes on approach to Perm Airport.
Who were born on September 14?
- 1774Lord William Bentinck, British soldier, Governor General of India (d. 1839)
- 1879Margaret Sanger, American birth control advocate (d. 1966)
- 1887Paul Kochanski, Polish violinist (d. 1934)
- 1918Cachao López, Cuban musician (d. 2008)
- 1918Georges Berger, Belgian racing driver (d. 1967)
- 1920Mario Benedetti, Uruguayan writer (d. 2009)
- 1930Allan Bloom, American academic (d. 1992)
- 1950Michael Nifong, American attorney
- 1978Carmen Kass, Estonian model
- 1978Danielle Peck, country music singer
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