September 8: Day of the Week
September 8, 2022 is the 251st day of the year 2022 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 114 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Thursday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Mokuyōbi.
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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 8 Historical Event(s)
- 1514Battle of Orsha – in one of the biggest battles of the century, Lithuanians and Poles defeat the Russian army.
- 1551The foundation day in Vitória, Brazil
- 1810The Tonquin sets sail from New York Harbor with 33 employees of John Jacob Astor’s newly created Pacific Fur Company on board. After a six-month journey around the tip of South America, the ship arrives at the mouth of the Columbia River and Astor’s men establish the fur-trading town of Astoria, Oregon.
- 1935US Senator from Louisiana, Huey Long, nicknamed “Kingfish”, is fatally shot in the Louisiana capitol building.
- 1944World War II: London is hit by a V2 rocket for the first time.
- 1952The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation makes its first televised broadcast on the second escape of the Boyd Gang.
- 1954The Southeast Asia Treaty Organization (SEATO) is established.
- 1959The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) is established.
- 1991The Republic of Macedonia becomes independent.
- 2005Two EMERCOM Il-76 aircraft land at a disaster aid staging area at Little Rock Air Force Base; the first time Russia has flown such a mission to North America.
Who were born on September 8?
- 1846Catchick Paul Chater, Hong Kong businessman(d. 1926)
- 1857Georg Michaelis, Chancellor of Germany (d. 1936)
- 1884Théodore Pilette, Belgian racing driver (d. 1921)
- 1930Mario Adorf, Swiss-born German actor
- 1933Asha Bhosle, Indian singer
- 1954Giorgos Toussas, Greek politician
- 1954Mark Lindsay Chapman, English film and television actor
- 1960Aguri Suzuki, Japanese racing driver
- 1969Chris Powell, English footballer
- 1977Nate Corddry, American actor
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