September 3: Day of the Week
September 3, 2021 is the 246th day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 119 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Friday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is viernes.
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Here’s the September calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Virgo 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 3 Historical Event(s)
- 36 BCIn the Battle of Naulochus, Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa, admiral of Octavian, defeats Sextus Pompeius, son of Pompey, thus ending Pompeian resistance to the Second Triumvirate.
- 590Consecration of Pope Gregory I (Gregory the Great).
- 1260The Mamluks defeat the Mongols at the Battle of Ain Jalut in Palestine, marking their first decisive defeat and the point of maximum expansion of the Mongol Empire.
- 1666The Royal Exchange burns down in the Great Fire of London
- 1798The week long battle of St. George’s Caye begins between Spain and Britain off the coast of Belize.
- 1870Franco-Prussian War: the Siege of Metz begins, resulting in a decisive Prussian victory on October 23.
- 1874The congress of the state of México elevates Naucalpan to the category of Villa, with the title of “Villa de Juárez”.
- 1935Sir Malcolm Campbell reaches a speed of 304.331 miles per hour on the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah, becoming the first person to drive an automobile over 300 mph
- 1945Three-day celebration was held in China, following the Victory over Japan Day on September 2.
- 1987In a coup d'état in Burundi, President Jean-Baptiste Bagaza is deposed by Major Pierre Buyoya.
Who were born on September 3?
- 1851Olga Konstantinovna of Russia, Queen of Greece (d. 1926)
- 1935Helmut Clasen, Canadian offroad racer
- 1938Caryl Churchill, English playwright
- 1948Fotis Kouvelis, Greek lawyer and politician
- 1972Christine Boudrias, Canadian short track speed skater
- 1973Norihiko Hibino, Japanese composer
- 1975Cristobal Huet, French ice hockey player
- 1977Rui Marques, Angolan footballer
- 1978Michal Rozsival, Czech ice hockey player
- 1984Garrett Hedlund, American actor
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