September 15: Day of the Week
September 15, 2018 was the 258th day of the year 2018 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 107 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Saturday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is sábado.
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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 15 Historical Event(s)
- 921At Tetin Saint Ludmila is murdered at the command of her daughter-in-law.
- 1616The first non-aristocratic, free public school in Europe is opened in Frascati, Italy.
- 1830The Liverpool to Manchester railway line opens.
- 1894First Sino-Japanese War: Japan defeats China in the Battle of Pyongyang.
- 1935Nazi Germany adopts a new national flag with the swastika.
- 1961Hurricane Carla strikes Texas with winds of 175 miles per hour.
- 1972A Scandinavian Airlines System domestic flight from Gothenburg to Stockholm is hijacked and flown to Malmö-Bulltofta Airport.
- 1987United States Secretary of State George Shultz and Soviet Foreign Minister Eduard Shevardnadze sign a treaty to establish centers to reduce the risk of nuclear war.
- 1998With the landmark merger of WorldCom and MCI Communications completed the day prior, the new MCI WorldCom opens its doors for business.
- 2004National Hockey League commissioner Gary Bettman announces lockout of the players union and cessation of operations by the NHL head office.
Who were born on September 15?
- 1789James Fenimore Cooper, American novelist (d. 1851)
- 1867Vladimir May-Mayevsky, Russian counter-revolutionary (d. 1920)
- 1907Fay Wray, Canadian-born American actress (d. 2004)
- 1908Kid Sheik, New Orleans jazz trumpeter (d. 1996)
- 1921Richard Gordon, English author of the Doctor series
- 1924György Lázár, Hungarian communist
- 1933Monica Maughan, Australian actress (d. 2010)
- 1951Pete Carroll, American football coach
- 1977Angela Aki, Japanese singer-songwriter
- 1988Chelsea Kane, American actress
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