September 5: Day of the Week
September 5, 2020 is the 249th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 117 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Saturday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is sábado.
Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Get a free love reading with the most frank answers. Start to seize love opportunities in your life! Try it today and improve your lovelife. Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link; 18+ only)
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.
What no one tells you about your first name’s personality. Are there magical powers hidden in your given name? Every moniker has an undeniable character and personality. Check out Bradley’s personality and get smarter today. (Sponsored links)
September 5 Historical Event(s)
- 1793French Revolution the French National Convention initiates the Reign of Terror.
- 1864Achille François Bazaine becomes Marshall of France.
- 1877Indian Wars: Oglala Sioux chief Crazy Horse is bayoneted by a United States soldier after resisting confinement in a guardhouse at Fort Robinson in Nebraska.
- 1882The first United States Labor Day parade is held in New York City.
- 1887Fire at Theatre Royal in Exeter, England killed 186
- 1938Chile: A group of youths affiliated with the fascist National Socialist Movement of Chile are assassinated in the Seguro Obrero massacre.
- 1945Iva Toguri D'Aquino, a Japanese-American suspected of being wartime radio propagandist Tokyo Rose, is arrested in Yokohama.
- 1972Munich Massacre: A Palestinian terrorist group called “Black September” attack and take hostage 11 Israel athletes at the Munich Olympic Games. 2 die in the attack and 9 die the following day.
- 1977Hanns Martin Schleyer, is kidnapped in Cologne, West Germany by the Red Army Faction and is later murdered.
- 1984Western Australia becomes the last Australian state to abolish capital punishment.
Who were born on September 5?
- 973Abū Rayḥān al-Bīrūnī, Khwarezmi-born Persian polymath (d. 1048)
- 1772Fat′h-Ali Shah Qajar, Qajar king of Iran (d. 1834)
- 1901Florence Eldridge, American actress (d. 1988)
- 1908Gloria Holden, British actress (d. 1991)
- 1964Frank Farina, Australian footballer
- 1965Chris Gore, American filmmaker
- 1967Jane Sixsmith, English field hockey player
- 1977Minoru Fujita, Japanese professional wrestler
- 1983Pablo Granoche, Uruguayan footballer
- 1988Nuri Şahin, Turkish footballer
Now try another date like anniversaries, birthdays of someone you know or any other date that is special to you. Don’t forget to share the info to your friends, loved ones or social media followers. Who knows, they might appreciate and thank you for it.