Thursday September 26, 2024
A date scroll with Latin text from “The Extremes of Good and Evil” by Cicero, written in 45 BC.

September 26: Day of the Week

September 26, 2024 is the 270th day of the year 2024 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 96 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Thursday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is jeudi.

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Here’s the September calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

September 2024

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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 26 Historical Event(s)

46 BC
Julius Caesar dedicates a temple to his mythical ancestor Venus Genetrix in accordance with a vow he made at the battle of Pharsalus.
Thomas Jefferson is appointed the first United States Secretary of State, John Jay is appointed the first Chief Justice of the United States, Samuel Osgood is appointed the first United States Postmaster General, and Edmund Randolph is appointed the first United States Attorney General.
Marc-David Lasource begins accusing Maximilien Robespierre of wanting a dictatorship for France.
A new Act of Succession is adopted by the Riksdag of the Estates and Jean Baptiste Bernadotte becomes heir to the Swedish throne.
The first Shriners Temple (called Mecca) is established in New York City.
Steamship RMS Queen Mary is launched.
Fidel Castro announces Cuba’s support for the U.S.S.R.
The Freetown Christiania was founded.
Baseball: Nolan Ryan sets a Major League record by throwing his fifth no-hitter.
The United Kingdom agrees to the handover of Hong Kong

Who were born on September 26?

Queen Anna of Bavaria of the Romans (d. 1353)
George Raft, American actor (d. 1980)
Joe Brown, English mountaineer
Ricky Tomlinson, English actor
Martine Beswick, English actress and model
Minette Walters, English novelist
Kevin Kennedy, American baseball manager
John Tempesta, American drummer (White Zombie, Helmet, Testament)
Jon Harley, English footballer
Jon Richardson, British comedian

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