September 25: Day of the Week
September 25, 2023 was the 268th day of the year 2023 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 97 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Monday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Getsuyōbi.
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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.
September 25 Historical Event(s)
- 1775Ethan Allen surrenders to British forces after attempting to capture Montreal during the Battle of Longue-Pointe. At the same time, Benedict Arnold and his expeditionary company set off from Fort Western, bound for Quebec City (Invasion of Canada (1775)).
- 1890The U.S. Congress establishes Sequoia National Park.
- 1906In the presence of the king and before a great crowd, Leonardo Torres Quevedo successfully demonstrates the invention of the Telekino in the port of Bilbao, guiding a boat from the shore, in what is considered the birth of the remote control.
- 1915World War I: The Second Battle of Champagne begins.
- 1929Jimmy Doolittle performs the first blind flight from Mitchel Field proving that full instrument flying from take off to landing is possible.
- 1944World War II: Surviving elements of the British 1st Airborne Division withdraw from Arnhem in the Netherlands, thus ending the Battle of Arnhem and Operation Market Garden.
- 1959Solomon Bandaranaike, Prime Minister of Sri Lanka is mortally wounded by a Buddhist monk, Talduwe Somarama, and dies the next day.
- 1962The People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria is formally proclaimed. Ferhat Abbas is elected President of the provisional government.
- 1978PSA Flight 182, a Boeing 727-214, collides in mid-air with a Cessna 172 and crashes in San Diego, California, resulting in the deaths of 144 people.
- 2003A magnitude-8.0 earthquake strikes just offshore Hokkaidō, Japan.
Who were born on September 25?
- 1725Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot, French steam vehicle pioneer (d. 1804)
- 1952Anson Williams, American actor and director
- 1954Juande Ramos, Spanish Football Manager
- 1961Heather Locklear, American actress and model
- 1962Beth Toussaint, American actress
- 1968John A. List, American economist
- 1969Bill Simmons, American sportswriter
- 1974Daniel Kessler, American musician
- 1982Hyun Bin, South Korean actor
- 1985Calvin Johnson, American football player
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