September 24: Day of the Week
September 24, 2019 is the 267th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 98 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Tuesday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Kayōbi.
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Here’s the September calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Libra 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 24 Historical Event(s)
- 1853Admiral Despointes formally takes possession of New Caledonia in the name of France.
- 1914World War I: The Siege of Przemyśl (present-day Poland) begins.
- 1932Gandhi and Dr. B. R. Ambedkar agree to the Poona Pact, which reserved seats in the Indian provincial legislatures for the “Depressed Classes” (Untouchables).
- 1937Second Sino-Japanese War: The Chinese Eighth Route Army gains a minor, but morale-boosting victory in the Battle of Pingxingguan.
- 1946Cathay Pacific Airways is founded in Hong Kong.
- 1957President Dwight D. Eisenhower sends 101st Airborne Division troops to Little Rock, Arkansas, to enforce desegregation.
- 1962United States court of appeals orders the University of Mississippi to admit James Meredith.
- 1968Swaziland joins the United Nations.
- 1973Guinea-Bissau declares its independence from Portugal.
- 2005Hurricane Rita makes landfall in the United States, devastating Beaumont, Texas and portions of southwestern Louisiana.
Who were born on September 24?
- 1829Charles S. West, Texas jurist and politician (d. 1885)
- 1899Sir William Dobell, Australian portrait artist (d. 1970)
- 1918Audra Lindley, American actress (d. 1997)
- 1936Jim Henson, American puppeteer (d. 1990)
- 1952Dieter Hochheimer, German footballer
- 1952Mark Sandman, American musician (d. 1999)
- 1959Steve Whitmire, American puppeteer and voice actor
- 1962Rosamund Kwan, Hong Kong actress
- 1980Petri Pasanen, Finnish footballer
- 1984Taylor Eigsti, American jazz pianist and composer
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