September 29: Day of the Week
September 29, 2018 was the 272nd day of the year 2018 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 93 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Saturday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Doyōbi.
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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 29 Historical Event(s)
- 480 BCBattle of Salamis: The Greek fleet under Themistocles defeats the Persian fleet under Xerxes I.
- 1789The United States Department of War first establishes a regular army with a strength of several hundred men.
- 1911Italy declares war on the Ottoman Empire.
- 1941World War II: Holocaust in Kyiv, Soviet Union: German Einsatzgruppe C begins the Babyn Yar massacre, according to the Einsatzgruppen operational situation report.
- 1943World War II: U.S. General Dwight D. Eisenhower and Italian Marshal Pietro Badoglio sign an armistice aboard the Royal Navy battleship HMS Nelson off Malta.
- 1990Construction of the Washington National Cathedral is completed.
- 1992Brazilian President Fernando Collor de Mello resigns.
- 1995The United States Navy disbands Fighter Squadron 84 (VF-84), nicknamed the “Jolly Rogers”.
- 2007Calder Hall, the world’s first commercial nuclear power station, is demolished in a controlled explosion.
- 2009An 8.0 magnitude earthquake near the Samoan Islands causes a tsunami.
Who were born on September 29?
- 1853Princess Thyra, daughter of Christian IX of Denmark (d. 1933)
- 1923Stan Berenstain, American children’s author (d. 2005)
- 1950Ken Macha, American baseball player and manager
- 1951Michelle Bachelet, President of Chile
- 1955Benoît Ferreux, French actor
- 1960John Paxson, American basketball player
- 1971Sibel Tüzün, Turkish singer
- 1975Albert Celades, Spanish footballer
- 1977Debelah Morgan, American R&B singer
- 1980Zachary Levi, American actor
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