September 21: Day of the Week
September 21, 2020 is the 265th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 101 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Monday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is lundi.
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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 21 Historical Event(s)
- 1823Joseph Smith is reportedly visited by the angel Moroni, who told him the location of gold plates, which Smith obtained four years later and partially translated into The Book of Mormon.
- 1939Romanian Prime Minister Armand Calinescu is assassinated by ultranationalist members of the Iron Guard.
- 1964Malta becomes independent from the United Kingdom.
- 1965Gambia, Maldives and Singapore are admitted as members of the United Nations.
- 1976Orlando Letelier is assassinated in Washington, D.C. He is a member of the Chilean socialist government of Salvador Allende, overthrown in 1973 by Augusto Pinochet.
- 1981Belize is granted full independence from the United Kingdom.
- 1981Sandra Day O'Connor is unanimously approved by the U.S. Senate as the first female Supreme Court justice.
- 1993Russian President Boris Yeltsin suspends parliament and scraps the then-functioning constitution, thus triggering the Russian constitutional crisis of 1993.
- 2001America: A Tribute to Heroes is broadcast by over 35 network and cable channels, raising over $200 million for the September 11 attack victims.
- 2003Galileo mission is terminated by sending the probe into Jupiter’s atmosphere, where it is crushed by the pressure at the lower altitudes.
Who were born on September 21?
- 1411Richard Plantagenet, 3rd Duke of York, claimant to the English throne (d. 1460)
- 1849Maurice Barrymore, Indian-born patriarch of the Barrymore family (d. 1905)
- 1896Walter Breuning, American supercentenarian (d. 2011)
- 1929Shafi Hadi, American jazz tenor and alto saxophonist
- 1930Bob Stokoe, English football and manager (d. 2004)
- 1939Agnivesh, Indian social activist
- 1978Doug Howlett, New Zealand rugby union footballer
- 1978Luke Godden, Australian rules footballer
- 1983Anna Meares, Australian cyclist
- 1983Maggie Grace, American actress
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