September 7, 2023 was the 250th day of the year 2023 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 115 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was 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.
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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.
September 7 Historical Event(s)
Around 15,000 Han farmers and militia rebel against Dutch rule on Taiwan.
The first game of what would become known as rugby league football is played, in England, starting the 1895–96 Northern Rugby Football Union season.
The Boxer Rebellion in China officially ends with the signing of the Boxer Protocol.
Alberto Santos-Dumont flies his 14-bis aircraft at Bagatelle, France for the first time successfully.
Cunard Line’s RMS Lusitania sets sail on her maiden voyage from Liverpool, England to New York City.
The last surviving member of the thylacine species, Benjamin, dies alone in her cage at the Hobart Zoo in Tasmania.
The Entertainment and Sports Programming Network, better known as ESPN, makes its debut.
Abdul Ahad Mohmand, the first Afghan in space, returns aboard the Soviet spacecraft Soyuz TM-5 after 9 days on the Mir space station.
A 5.9 magnitude earthquake rocks Athens, rupturing a previously unknown fault, killing 143, injuring more than 500, and leaving 50,000 people homeless.
The US Government takes control of the two largest mortgage financing companies in the US, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Who were born on September 7?
Alexandre Falguière, French sculptor and painter (d. 1900)
Max Kaminsky (musician), jazz trumpeter and band leader (d. 1994)
Leonard Cheshire VC, decorated British air ace and humanitarian (d. 1992)
Mary Bauermeister, German artist
Willie Crawford, American baseball player (d. 2004)
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, French pianist
Jason Isringhausen, American baseball player
Mario Frick, Liechtensteiner footballer
Devon Sawa, Canadian actor
Piri Weepu, New Zealand rugby player
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