Saturday September 28, 2024
A date scroll with Latin text from “The Extremes of Good and Evil” by Cicero, written in 45 BC.

September 28: Day of the Week

September 28, 2024 is the 272nd day of the year 2024 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 94 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Saturday.

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

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

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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 28 Historical Event(s)

48 BC
Pompey the Great is assassinated on the orders of King Ptolemy of Egypt after landing in Egypt.
1779
American Revolution: Samuel Huntington is elected President of the Continental Congress, succeeding John Jay.
1781
American forces backed by a French fleet begin the siege of Yorktown, Virginia, during the American Revolutionary War.
1918
World War I: The Fifth Battle of Ypres begins.
1939
Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union agree on a division of Poland after their invasion during World War II.
1950
Indonesia joins the United Nations.
1951
CBS makes the first color televisions available for sale to the general public, but the product is discontinued less than a month later.
1973
The ITT Building in New York City is bombed in protest at ITT’s alleged involvement in the September 11, 1973 coup d'état in Chile.
1995
Bob Denard and a group of mercenaries take the islands of Comoros in a coup.
1995
Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin and PLO Chairman Yasser Arafat sign the Interim Agreement on the West Bank and the Gaza Strip.

Who were born on September 28?

1792
Johann Georg Hiedler, Grandfather of Adolf Hitler (d. 1857)
1860
Paul Ulrich Villard, French chemist and physicist, discovered the Gamma rays (d. 1934)
1910
Diosdado Macapagal, 9th President of the Philippines (d. 1997)
1932
Víctor Jara, Chilean folk singer and activist (d. 1973)
1962
Dietmar Schacht, German footballer
1964
Janeane Garofalo, American actress and comedian
1971
A. J. Croce, American singer-songwriter and piano player
1982
Dustin Penner, Canadian hockey player
1982
Emeka Okafor, American basketball player
1987
Hilary Duff, American actress and singer

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