September 15: Day of the Week
September 15, 2021 is the 258th day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 107 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Wednesday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Suiyōbi.
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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)
- 1776American Revolutionary War: British forces land at Kip’s Bay during the New York Campaign.
- 1816HMS Whiting ran aground on the Doom Bar
- 1851Saint Joseph’s University is founded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
- 1935The Nuremberg Laws deprive German Jews of citizenship.
- 1942World War II: U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS Wasp is torpedoed at Guadalcanal.
- 1944Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill meet in Quebec as part of the Octagon Conference to discuss strategy.
- 1947RCA releases the 12AX7 vacuum tube.
- 1975The French département of Corse (the entire island of Corsica) is divided into two: Haute-Corse and Corse-du-Sud.
- 1998With the landmark merger of WorldCom and MCI Communications completed the day prior, the new MCI WorldCom opens its doors for business.
- 2008Lehman Brothers files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, the largest bankruptcy filing in U.S. history.
Who were born on September 15?
- 1852Edward Bouchet, American physicist (d. 1918)
- 1920Kym Bonython, Australian radio broadcaster, jazz musician, speedway promoter (d. 2011)
- 1922Bob Anderson (fencer), English sword-master
- 1926Shohei Imamura, Japanese film director (d. 2006)
- 1929Eva Burrows, the 13th General of The Salvation Army
- 1941Signe Toly Anderson, American singer
- 1941Viktor Zubkov, Russian government official
- 1954Hrant Dink, Turkish-Armenian newspaper editor (d. 2007)
- 1976Matt Thornton, American baseball player
- 1996Jake Cherry, American actor
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