September 2017

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2017
ORTHODOX EPISCOPAL NEW YEAR BEGINS
BABY SAFETY MONTH
BE KIND TO EDITORS & WRITERS MONTH
CABLE TV MONTH
CHILDREN'S GOOD MANNERS MONTH
FALL HAT MONTH
HAPPY CAT MONTH
INTERNATIONAL PEOPLE SKILLS MONTH
INTERNATIONAL SPEAK OUT MONTH
INTERNATIONAL STRATEGIC THINKING MONTH
LIBRARY CARD SIGN UP MONTH
MOLD AWARENESS MONTH	
NATIONAL BISCUIT MONTH
NATIONAL CAT HEALTH MONTH
NATIONAL CHICKEN MONTH
NATIONAL CHOLESTEROL EDUCATION & AWARENESS MONTH
NATIONAL COUPON MONTH
NATIONAL COURTESY MONTH
NATIONAL ETHNIC FOODS MONTH
NATIONAL HONEY MONTH
NATIONAL LITERACY MONTH
NATIONAL MUSHROOM MONTH
NATIONAL PIANO MONTH
NATIONAL POTATO MONTH
NATIONAL PREPAREDNESS MONTH
NATIONAL RICE MONTH
PLEASURE YOUR MATE MONTH
SAVE THE TIGER MONTH
SELF-IMPROVEMENT MONTH
SOUTHERN GOSPEL MUSIC MONTH
STOP THE VIOLENCE & SAVE OUR CHILDREN MONTH
UPDATE YOUR RESUME MONTH
WORLDWIDE SPEAK OUT MONTH
JACQUES CARTIER DIED, 1557
EDWARD ALLEYN (ELIZABETHAN ACTOR), 1566
JOHANN PACHELBEL BAPTIZED, 1653
GRADUATED TAX ON BEARDS, RUSSIA, 1689
LOUIS XIV DIED, 1715
MISSION SAN LUIS OBISPO de TOLOSA FOUNDED, 1772
GEORGE III REJECTED "OLIVE BRANCH" PETITION (SEE 7/8), 1775
"RICHMOND RECORDER" BROKE NEWS OF JEFFERSON'S RELATIONSHIP WITH SALLY HEMINGS, 1802
AARON BURR ACQUITTED OF TREASON, 1807
WHITMANS ESTABLISHED MISSION NEAR WALLA WALLA, WA & BROUGHT 1ST WHITE WOMEN W OF ROCKIES, 1836
WILLIAM CLARK DIED, 1838
P T BARNUM BROUGHT JENNY LIND TO THE USA, 1850
ENGELBERT HUMPERDINK (OPERA COMPOSER, "HANSEL UND GRETEL"), 1854
ROGER DAVID CASEMENT (IRISH PATRIOT), 1864
US GENERAL SHERMAN BEGAN SIEGE OF ATLANTA, 1864
EDGAR RICE BURROUGHS, 1875
EMMA M. NUTT BECAME 1ST WOMAN TELEPHONE OPERATOR, 1878
ARTHUR WILLIAM UPFIELD (AUSTRALIAN MYSTERY WRITER), 1888
LAST PASSENGER PIGEON DIED, 1914
RICHARD FARNSWORTH, 1920
YVONNE DE CARLO (PEGGY YVONNE MIDDLETON) (LILY MUNSTER), 1922
EARTHQUAKE AT KANTO, JAPAN, KILLED 57,000, 1923
GERMANY INVADED POLAND, 1939
LILY TOMLIN, 1939
BARRY GIBB, 1946
DR PHIL McGRAW, 1950
GLORIA FAJARDO ESTEFAN, 1957
LIBYAN ARAB REPUBLIC/QUADDAFI LED COUP, 1969
TERRY FOX HAD TO END HIS RUN ACROSS CANADA, 1980
KOREAN AIR LINES FLIGHT 007 SHOT DOWN BY SOVIET UNION, 1983
WRECK OF TITANIC DISCOVERED, 1985
TOYOTA LAUNCHED LEXUS, 1989
UZBECKISTAN BECAME INDEPENDENT, 1991
CAR AIR BAGS MANDATORY IN US, 1998
BERLIN BECAME GERMAN CAPITAL AGAIN, 1999
"HIGHLANDER–ENDGAME" RELEASED IN US, 2000
"VANITY FAIR" RELEASED IN US, 2004
CHECHEN SEPRATISTS ATTACKED SCHOOL IN BESLAN, RUSSIA (SEE 9/3), 2004
"LAST KING OF SCOTLAND" RELEASED IN US, 2006
"THE ILLUSIONIST" RELEASED IN US, 2006
"WICKER MAN" RELEASED IN US, 2006
"INTO THE WILD" RELEASED IN US, 2007
"JUNO" RELEASED IN US, 2007
AFRICAN FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS, CHICAGO, IL, 2017
BORDERS HERITAGE FESTIVAL, SCOTLAND, 2017
BRING YOUR MANNERS TO WORK DAY, 2017
BUMBERSHOOT BEGINS, SEATTLE, WA, 2017
COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL, MILLPORT, AYRSHIRE, 2017
DRAFT HORSE SHOW, BRITT, IA, 2017
ELECTRIC PICNIC OPENS, STRADBALLY, CO LAOIS, 2017
GREAT AMERICAN LOBSTER FESTIVAL, CHICAGO, IL, 2017
ILLUMINATIONS BEGIN, BLACKPOOL, LANCASHIRE, 2017
NORTH COAST MUSIC FESTIVAL, CHICAGO, IL, 2017
ODYSSEY GREEK FESTIVAL, ORANGE, CT, 2017
STATE COW CHIP THROW, PRAIRIE DU SAC, WI, 2017
STATE FAIR BEGINS, PUYALLUP, WA, 2017
TASTE OF POLONIA, CHICAGO, IL, 2017


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2017
PHIDIPPIDES WAS SENT FROM MARATHON TO SPARTA, 490 B.C.E.
NAVAL BATTLE OF ACTIUM/AUGUSTUS BEAT ANTONY & CLEOPATRA, 31 BCE
GREAT FIRE OF LONDON (SEE 9/6), 1666
GREGORIAN CALENDAR ADJUSTMENT IN AMERICA & BRITAIN, 1752
JAMES FORTEN (AFRICAN AMERICAN MILITARY LEADER, HERO OF WAR OF 1812), 1766
U.S. DEPT. OF TREASURY ESTABLISHED, 1789
LILIUOKALANI (LYDIA KAMMAKAEHA), 1838
ALBERT GOODWILL SPAULDING (SPORTING GOODS), 1850
SHERMAN'S TROOPS ENTERED ATLANTA, GA, 1864
HIRAM PERCY MAXIM (ARMAMENTS INVENTOR), 1869
1ST NIGHT BASEBALL GAME, 1880
WHITE MINERS ATTACKED CHINESE COWORKERS (28 DEAD, 15 WOUNDED), ROCK SPRINGS, WY, 1885
HENRI ROUSSEAU DIED, 1910
CLEVELAND AMORY, 1917
MARGE CHAMPION (DANCER), 1923
GEORGE H W BUSH & HIS NAVAL AIR SQUADRON ATTACKED BY JAPANESE ANTI-AIRCRAFT GUNS, 1944
HO CHI MINH PROCLAIMED VIETNAMESE INDEPENDENCE, 1945
OFFICIAL RATIFICATION OF JAPANESE SURRENDER/V.J. DAY, 1945
SHARON CHRISTA CORRIGAN McAULIFFE (TEACHER ABOARD CHALLENGER), 1948
JIMMY CONNORS, 1952
HO CHI MINH DIED, 1961
k d lang, 1961
KEANU REAVES, 1965
SALMA HAYEK, 1966
LAST EPISODE "I SPY", 1968
1ST ATM, CHEMICAL BANK, ROCKVILLE CENTER, NY, 1969
LAST EPISODE "STAR TREK", 1969
J.R.R. TOLKIEN DIED, 1973
LAST EPISODE OF "THE BULLWINKLE SHOW", 1973
"MERRY CHRISTMAS, MR LAWRENCE" RELEASED IN US, 1983
"ENDURANCE–SHACKLETON'S LEGENDARY ANTARCTIC EXPEDITION" RELEASED IN US, 2000
HURRICANE FRANCES HIT THE BAHAMAS, 2004
DIANA NYAD FINISHED SWIMMING FROM CUBA TO FLORIDA, 53 HOURS, 2013
CONNECTICUT RENAISSANCE FAIRE BEGINS, LEBANON, CT, 2017
GATHERING, BRAEMAR, ABERDEENSHIRE, 2017
KANSAS CITY RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL, BONNER SPRINGS, KS, 2017
KING RICHARD'S RENAISSANCE FAIRE BEGINS, CARVER, MA, 2017
LOCH LOMOND FOOD & DRINK FESTIVAL, BALLOCH, WEST DUNBARTONSHIRE, 2017
MARY, QUEEN OF SCOTS FESTIVAL, KINROSS, PERTHSHIRE, 2017
NATIONAL AIR SHOW, CLEVELAND, OH, 2017
RENAISSANCE FAIRE AT SLEEPY HOLLOW, DES MOINES, IA, 2017
VIKING FESTIVAL, LARGS, AYRSHIRE, 2017


SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 2017
RICHARD I BECAME KING OF ENGLAND, 1189
NICOLO AMATI (VIOLIN MAKER), 1596
PIETRO LOCATELLI (ITALIAN COMPOSER & VIOLIN VIRTUOSO), 1695
"STARS & STRIPES" 1ST FLOWN IN BATTLE, COOCH'S BRIDGE, MD, 1777
TREATY OF PARIS SIGNED, 1783
PRUDENCE CRANDALL (EDUCATION FOR AFRICAN-AMERICAN GIRLS), 1803
BENJAMIN DAY LAUNCHED "NEW YORK SUN", 1833
FREDERICK DOUGLASS ESCAPED TO FREEDOM, 1838
FERDINAND PORSCHE, 1875
LORENZO DELMONICO DIED, 1881
HELMUT RICHARD NIEBUHR (THEOLOGICAL EXISTENTIALIST), 1894
LABOR DAY 1ST OBSERVED AS LEGAL HOLIDAY, 1894
WILLIAM CRAIG BECAME 1ST SECRET SERVICE AGENT TO DIE PROTECTING PRESIDENT (TR), 1902
LOREN COREY EISELEY (ANTHROPOLOGIST), 1907
MARGARET "DIXIE LEE" RAY (FORMER GOVERNOR, WA), 1914
KITTY CARLISLE, 1915
MORT WALKER  (MORTIMER WALKER ADDISON) (GASOLINE ALLEY), 1923
MALCOLM CAMBPELL BECAME 1ST TO TRAVEL OVER 300 MPH, BONNEVILLE FLATS, UT, 1935
W W II BEGAN/BRITAIN & FRANCE DECLARED WAR ON GERMANY, 1939
ITALY SURRENDERED TO ALLIES, 1943
e e cummings DIED, 1962
MALCOLM GLADWELL, 1963
CHARLIE SHEEN  (CARLOS IRWIN ESTEVEZ), 1965
SHAUN ROGER WHITE (PRO SKATEBOARDER & SNOWBOARDER), 1986
FRANK CAPRA DIED, 1991
CHECHEN SIEGE OF BRESLAN SCHOOL CRUSHED (OVER 300 DEAD) (SEE 9/1), 2004
FOOD FESTIVAL OPENS, MIDLETON, CO CORK, 2017
HIGHLAND GAMES, BLAIRGOWRIE, PERTHSHIRE, 2017
HISTORICAL REGATTA, VENICE, ITALY, 2017
JOUST OF THE SARACEN, AREZZO, ITALY, 2017
NATIONAL WAFFLE WEEK, 2017
SCOTTISH BORDERS WALKING FESTIVAL, PEEBLES, BORDERS, 2017
SUBSTITUTE TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK, 2017


MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2017
ODOACER DEPOSED ROMULUS AUGUSTUS, LAST ROMAN EMPEROR, 476
TSUNAMI HIT JAPAN, 1596
HENRY HUDSON DISCOVERED ISLAND OF MANHATTAN, 1609
FRANÇOIS RENÉ DeCHATEAUBRIAND, 1768
EL PUEBLA de NUESTRA SONORA LA REINA de LOS ANGELES de PORCIUNCULA FOUNDED, 1781
MARCUS WHITMAN, 1802
JOSEF ANTON BRUCKNER, 1824
BENNY FLAHERTY BECAME 1ST NEWS CARRIER, N.Y., N.Y., 1833
DANIEL HUDSON BURNHAM (PLANNED CHICAGO), 1846
N.Y. CITY LIT BY ELECTRIC LIGHTS, 1882
GERONIMO SURRENDERED, FT BOWIE, AZ-NM BORDER, 1886
MARY RENAULT (MARY CHALLONS), 1905
EDVARD GRIEG DIED, 1907
HENRI ROUSSEAU DIED, 1910
PAUL HARVEY, 1918
CRAIG CLAIBORNE, 1920
DICK YORK (1ST DARREN, "BEWITCHED"), 1928
MITZI GAYNOR (FRANCESCA MITZI MARLENE DE CHARNEY VON GERBER), 1931
TRUMAN BECAME 1ST US PRESIDENT ON TRANSCONTINENTAL TV, 1951
ARMED NATIONAL GUARDS TROOPS PREVENTED 9 AFRICAN-AMERICAN STUDENTS FROM ATTENDING HIGH SCHOOL, 
	LITTLE ROCK, AR (SEE 9/25), 1957
DAMON WAYANS, 1960
ALBERT SCHWEITZER DIED, 1965
"GILLIGAN'S ISLAND"--PREMIERE 1964, LAST EPISODE 1967
IONE SKYE, 1970
MARK SPITZ BECAME 1ST TO WIN 7 GOLD MEDALS IN 1 OLYMPICS, 1972
BEYONCE KNOWLES, 1981
LAST FORD THUNDERBIRD OFF ASSEMBLY LINE (SEE 8/12), 1997
KELLY CLARKSON BECAME 1ST "AMERICAN IDOL", 2002
"FINDING NEVERLAND" RELEASED IN US, 2004
"KINSEY" RELEASED IN US, 2004
STEVE IRWIN DIED AFTER STINGRAY ATTACK, 2006
JOAN RIVERS DIED, 2014
CROSS CHANNEL SWIM, HOOD RIVER, OR, 2017
GREAT BATHTUB RACE, NOME, AK, 2017
LABOR DAY, 2017
NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION WEEK, 2017
ROUGH WATER SWIM, WAIKIKI, HI, 2017
SNAKE RIVER DUCK RACE, NOME, AK, 2017


TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2017
BE LATE FOR SOMETHING DAY
UN INTERNATIONAL DAY OF CHARITY
LOUIS XIV OF FRANCE, THE SUN KING, 1638
GREAT FIRE, LONDON, 1666
JOHANN CHRISTIAN BACH (THE ENGLISH BACH), 1735
1ST CONTINENTAL CONGRESS ASSEMBLED, PHILADELPHIA, 1774
SAM HOUSTON ELECTED PRES OF TEXAS, 1836
JESSE WOODSON JAMES, 1847
CRAZY HORSE KILLED, FT ROBINSON, NE, 1877
GREAT FIRE, MICHIGAN, 1881
LABOR DAY 1ST CELEBRATED, 1882
ARTHUR CHARLES NIELSEN, 1897
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF PROFESSIONAL BASEBALL LEAGUES, CHICAGO, IL, 1901
DARRYL FRANCIS ZANUCK (MOVIE PRODUCER, COFOUNDER OF 20TH CENTURY STUDIOS), 1902
RUSSO-JAPANESE WAR ENDED, 1905
JOHN MILTON CAGE, JR, 1912
BOB NEWHART, 1929
CHARLES CREIGHTON & JAMES HARGIS COMPLETED TRIP FROM NJ TO LA & BACK IN REVERSE GEAR, 1930
GEORGE LAZENBY (BOND, "ON HER MAJESTY'S SECRET SERVICE"), 1939
RAQUEL WELCH, 1942
FREDDIE MERCURY (FREDERICK BULSERA) ("QUEEN"), 1946
CATHY LEE GUISEWITE (CARTOONIST, "CATHY"), 1950
JACK KEROUAC'S ON THE ROAD 1ST PUBLISHED, 1957
DWEEZIL ZAPPA, 1969
LT WILLIAM CALLEY INDICTED FOR PREMEDITATED MURDER IN MY LAI MASSACRE, 1969
US FORCES LAUNCHED 1ST MAJOR OPERATION IN VIETNAM, 1970
MEMBERS OF ISRAELI OLYMPIC TEAM KILLED, MUNICH, 1972
1ST ASSASSINATION ATTEMPT ON PRES. GERALD FORD (LYNETTE "SQUEAKY" FROMME) (SEE 9/22), 1975
VOYAGER I LAUNCHED, 1977
ST. GOTTHARD AUTO TUNNEL, SWITZERLAND, OPENED, 1980
"MacNEIL-LEHRER REPORT" PREMIERE, 1983
SOVIET UNION RESTRUCTURED, 1991
MOTHER TERESA DIED, 1997
ALLEN FUNT DIED, 1999
HURRICANE FRANCES HIT FLORIDA, 2004
FESTIVAL OF HUNGRY GHOSTS, CHINA & TAIWAN, 2017


WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2017
1ST OF MAGELLAN'S FLEET RETURNED TO SPAIN AFTER CIRCUMNAVIGATING GLOBE (SEE 9/22), 1522
GREAT FIRE FINALLY EXTINGUISHED (SEE 9/2), LONDON, ENGLAND, 1666
HENRY MELCHIOR MUHLENBERG (AMERICAN LUTHERAN ORGANIZER), 1711
MARIE-JOSEPH-PAUL-YVES-ROCH-GILBERT DU MOTIER, MARQUIS DE LAFAYETTE, 1757
JOHN DALTON (CHEMIST), 1766
1ST SUBMARINE ATTACK, 1776
CATHARINE ESTHER BEECHER (FEMALE EDUCATOR), 1800
THOMAS BLANCHARD PATENTED LATHE, 1819
JOHN C FREMONT REACHED GREAT SALT LAKE, 1844
THOREAU LEFT WALDEN POND AFTER 2 YEARS, 1847
WOMEN'S RIGHTS & WOMEN'S TEMPERANCE CONVENTIONS, NEW YORK, NY, 1853
JANE ADDAMS (HULL HOUSE, CHICAGO), 1860
BULGARIA UNIFIED, 1885
JOSEPH PATRICK KENNEDY, 1888
CLAIRE LEE CHENNAULT (FLYING TIGERS, CHINA), 1890
BILLY ROSE (WILLIAM S ROSENBERG), 1899
PRES WILLIAM McKINLEY SHOT (SEE 9/14), 1901
ENGLAND PRODUCED 1ST TANK PROTOTYPE, 1915
ROBERT MAYNARD PIRSIG (ZEN & THE ART OF MOTORCYCLE MAINTENANCE), 1928
JO ANE WORLEY ("LAUGH-IN"), 1937
JANE CURTIN, 1947
VW RESUMED CIVILIAN PRODUCTION, 1949
JEFF FOXWORTHY, 1958
1ST BARBIE DOLL SOLD, 1959
MICHAEL WINSLOW, 1960
CHRIS CHRISTIE, 1962
MARGARET HIGGINS SANGER (BIRTH CONTROL) DIED, 1966
S AFRICAN PREMIER HENDRIK VERWOERD ASSASSINATED, 1966
CHINA MIEVILLE, 1972
MARTINA NAVRATILOVA REQUESTED ASYLUM IN U.S., 1975
SOVIET LT VIKTOR BELENKO LANDED MIG IN JAPAN TO DEFECT TO US, 1976
RUSSIAN LEGISLATURE RESTORED ST. PETERSBURG'S NAME, 1991
SOVIET GOVERNMENT RECOGNIZED INDEPENDENCE OF BALTIC STATES, 1991
JAMES CLAVELL DIED, 1994
PRINCESS DI'S FUNERAL HAD 2.5 BILLION TV VIEWERS, 1997
AKIRA KUROSAWA DIED, 1998
UN MILLENIUM SUMMIT, NEW YORK, NY, 2000
LUCIANO PAVAROTTI DIED, 2007
FULL CORN MOON, 2017
HIGHLAND GAMES, PEEBLES, BORDERS, SCOTLAND, 2017


THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2017
ELIZABETH I, 1533
1ST SETTLEMENT @ BOSTON, 1630
DUTCH SURRENDERED NEW AMSTERDAM TO BRITISH, 1664
GEORGES-LOUIS LECLERC, COMTE DE BUFFON (NATURALIST), 1707
1ST SUB ATTACK/AMERICAN SUBMERSIBLE TURTLE ATTEMPTED TO SINK HMS EAGLE, NEW YORK HARBOR, 1776
ANNA MARY ROBERTSON "GRANDMA" MOSES, 1860
GEN SHERMAN ORDERED EVACUATION OF ATLANTA, GA, 1864
BRAZIL INDEPENDENT FROM PORTUGAL, 1882
EDITH SITWELL, 1887
CORBETT-SULLIVAN PRIZEFIGHT, NEW ORLEANS, 1892
RIKER ELECTRIC MOTOR COMPANY'S CAR WON FIRST AUTO RACE IN US, NARRAGANSETT TROTTING PARK, RI, 1896
TAYLOR CALDWELL, 1900
PEKING PROTOCOL ENDED BOXER REBELLION, 1901
ELIZA KAZAN (ELIA KAZANJOGLOU) (DIRECTOR), 1909
DAVID PACKARD (HEWLETT-PACKARD), 1912
JAMES VAN ALLEN (PHYSICIST, DISCOVER OF RADIATION BELT), 1914
N.Y. POST OFFICE BUILDING OPENED, 1914
JACOB LAWRENCE (AFRICAN-AMERICAN PAINTER), 1917
ARTHUR FERRANTE, 1921
PETER LAWFORD, 1923
DANIEL KEN INOUYE, 1924
THEODORE WALTER "SONNY" ROLLINS (JAZZ TENOR SAX), 1930
CHARLES HARDIN "BUDDY" HOLLY, 1936
BLITZ/NAZIS BEGAN 57 STRAIGHT DAYS OF BOMBING LONDON, 1940
GARRISON KEILLOR, 1942
MARGARET ELLEN "PEGGY" NOONAN, 1950
CHRISSIE HYNDE, 1951
JULIE KAVNER (VOICE OF MARGE SIMPSON), 1951
MICHAEL FEINSTEIN, 1956
PREMIERE "FLYING NUN", 1967
PRES CARTER & PANAMANIAN DICTATOR OMAR TORRIJOS SIGNED PANAMA CANAL TREATY, 1977
ESPN DEBUTED, 1979
DESMOND TUTU BECAME HEAD OF ANGLICAN CHURCH IN SOUTHERN AFRICA, 1986
TUPAC SHAKUR SHOT (SEE 9/13), 1996
SERGEY BRIN & LARRY PAGE INCORPORATED "GOOGLE", 1998
"MUSKETEER" RELEASED IN US, 2001
MICHAEL & RENEE, 2002
"3:10 TO YUMA" RELEASED IN US, 2007
"IN THE SHADOW OF THE MOON" RELEASED IN US, 2007
INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL BEGINS, TORONTO, ON, 2017
INTERNATIONAL SCIENCE FESTIVAL, ORKNEY, HIGHLANDS & ISLANDS, 2017
LONGS PEAK SCOTTISH/IRISH FESTIVAL, ESTES PARK, CO, 2017
OHIO RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL, WAYENSVILLE, OH, 2017


FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2017
U.N.: INTERNATIONAL LITERACY DAY
RICHARD THE LIONHEART, 1157
LUDOVICIO ARIOSTO (ITALIAN POET, "ORLANDO FURIOSO"), 1474
JUAN SEBASTIÁN del CANO'S EXPEDITION  BECAME 1ST TO CIRCUMNAVIGATE GLOBE, 1522
PEDRO MENENDEZ de AVILES FOUNDED SAN AUGUSTIN, FL, 1ST PERMANENT EUROPEAN SETTLEMENT IN 
	AMERICA, 1563
SIEGE OF MALTA ENDED, 1565
DUTCH SURRENDERED NEW AMSTERDAM TO BRITISH, 1664
"MOTHER" ANN LEE DIED, 1783
1ST PACIFIC FUR COMPANY SHIP "TONQUIN" LEFT NY FOR OR, 1810
CINCINATUS HINER "JOAQUIN" MILLER (MOUNTAIN MAN & EXPLORER), 1837
ANTON LEOPOLD DVORAK, 1841
CHARLES JULIUS GUITEAU (SHOT PRES GARFIELD), 1841
THEOSOPHICAL SOCIETY FOUNDED, 1875
NORTHERN PACIFIC RAILROAD COMPLETED, 1883
FRANCIS BELLAMY WROTE "PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE", 1892
JAMES CHARLES "JIMMIE" RODGERS, 1897
HURRICANE HIT GALVESTON, TX–OVER 6,000 KILLED, 1900
EUELL GIBBONS, 1911
GERMAN ZEPPELIN CRASHED IN ALDERSGATE, LONDON, 1915
MARGARET GORMAN CROWNED 1ST "MISS AMERICA", 1921
SIDNEY CASEAR, 1922
PETER RICHARD HENRY SELLERS, 1925
"BLONDIE" 1ST PRINTED, 1930
3M 1ST SOLD "SCOTCH TAPE", 1930
PATSY CLINE (VIRGINIA PATTERSON HENSLEY), 1932
FRANKIE AVALON, 1939
NAZI SIEGE OF LENINGRAD BEGAN (LASTED UNTIL 1/27/1944), 1941
GEN EISENHOWER ANNOUNCED ITALY'S SURRENDER TO ALLIES, 1943
1ST GERMAN V-2 HIT LONDON, 1944
1ST US TROOPS ARRIVED IN KOREA, 1945
SAMUEL WAKSAL (CEO, IMCLONE), 1947
CONTINENTAL TRAILWAYS OFFERED 1ST EXPRESS TRANSCONTINENTAL BUS SERVICE IN US, 1953
MARK FOLEY (FORMER US REP FOR FL), 1954
RUBY NEIL BRIDGES-HALL, 1954
SE ASIA TREATY ORGANIZATION FOUNDED, 1954
DOROTHY DANDRIDGE DIED, 1965
"STAR TREK" 1ST AIRED, 1966
PREMIERE "THAT GIRL", 1966
NIXON PARDONED BY PRES. FORD, 1974
ZERO MOSTEL DIED, 1977
PINK (ALECIA BETH MOORE), 1979
WILLARD FRANK LIBBY DIED (AMERICAN CHEMIST, CARBON-14 DATING), 1980
NATIONAL PREMIERE "OPRAH WINFREY SHOW", 1986
MACEDONIA INDEPENDENT, 1991
AOL BOUGHT COMPUSERVE, 1997
MARK McGWIRE (ST LOUIS CARDINALS) BROKE RECORD FOR MOST HOMERS IN A SEASON, 1998
"THIS IS SPINAL TAP" RERELEASED IN US, 2000
BLOODY SCOTLAND FESTIVAL, STIRLING, SCOTLAND, 2017
CRANBERRY FESTIVAL, BANDON, OR, 2017
FEILE CHEOIL LARRY REYNOLDS, BALLINASLOE, CO GALWAY, 2017
FESTIVAL DE LA VILLITA, CHICAGO, IL, 2017
FESTIVAL OF THE VINE, GENEVA, IL, 2017
HIGHLAND MILITARY TATTOO, FT GEORGE, HIGHLANDS & ISLANDS, 2017
HOT JAZZ FESTIVAL, PENTICTON, BC, 2017
JANE AUSTEN FESTIVAL BEGINS, BATH, ENGLAND, 2017
LIVE MUSIC FESTIVAL, TROON, AYRSHIRE, 2017
NATIONAL DAYS OF PRAYER & REMEMBRANCE, 2017
OHIO RIVER STERNWHEELER FESTIVAL, MARIETTA, OH, 2017
THROWBACK MUSIC FESTIVAL, CHICAGO, IL, 2017
WINDY CITY WINE FESTIVAL, CHICAGO, IL, 2017
WORLD MUSIC FESTIVAL, CHICAGO, IL, 2017


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2017
WONDERFUL WEIRDOS DAY
BATTLE OF MARATHON, 490 BCE
WILLIAM THE CONQUEROR DIED, 1087
ARMAND JEAN du PLESSIS, DUC de RICHLIEU, 1585
LUIGI GALVANI (PHYSICIAN, PHYSICIST & ELECTRICITY EXPERIMENTS), 1737
CAPT WILLIAM BLIGH, 1754
CONGRESS SETTLED ON "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA" AS THE COUNTRY'S NAME, 1776
LEO TOLSTOY, 1828
ABRAHAM LINCOLN RECEIVED LICENSE TO PRACTICE LAW, 1836
FIRST REPORT OF IRISH POTATO BLIGHT, 1845
CALIFORNIA ADMITTED (#31), 1850
ESTHER CLEVELAND BECAME 1ST PRESIDENTIAL CHILD BORN IN THE WHITE HOUSE, 1873
HARLAND DAVID SANDERS, 1890
JAMES HILTON (LOST HORIZON), 1900
HORST WESSEL (NAZI MARTYR), 1907
DEMETRIUS GEORGE SYNODINUS  (JIMMY THE GREEK), 1923
RCA CREATED NBC, 1926
JULIAN EDWIN "CANNONBALL" ADDERLY, 1928
"FAMILY CIRCLE" FIRST PRINTED, 1932
CHAIM TOPOL, 1935
NAZI SIEGE OF LENINGRAD BEGAN (SEE 1/18, 1/27), 1941
OTIS REDDING, 1941
JAPANESE FIREBOMBED OREGON, 1942
LUXEMBOURG LIBERATED FROM NAZIS, 1944
BILLY PRESTON, 1946
MICHAEL KEATON  (MICHAEL DOUGLAS), 1951
DAVE STEWART (EURHYTHMICS), 1952
POWERFUL EARTHQUAKE HIT ALGERIA, 1954
ELVIS PRESLEY 1ST APPEARED ON NATIONAL TV (ED SULLIVAN SHOW), 1956
MELANIE GRIFFITH, 1957
HUGH JOHN MUNGO GRANT, 1960
MARIO BATALI, 1960
KRISTY McNICHOL, 1962
ADAM SANDLER, 1966
PRES JOHNSON SIGNED "NATIONAL TRAFFIC & MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY ACT", 1966
HO CHI MINK BURIED IN HANOI (SEE 9/3), 1969
RIOT AT ATTICA CORRECTIONAL FACILITY, BUFFALO, NY, 1971
"WELCOME BACK, KOTTER" TV PREMIERE, 1975
MICHAEL BUBLE, 1975
MAO DIED, 1976
GRACE KELLY, PRINCESS OF MONACO, KILLED, 1982
JOHN PAUL II BECAME 1ST PONTIFF TO VISIT CANADA, 1984
"TERMINAL VELOCITY" RELEASED IN US, 1994
BEST OF THE WEST FESTIVAL, INVERARY CASTLE, ARGYLL, 2017
BREW & ART FESTIVAL, GOLD BEACH, OR, 2017
CANTERBURY RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL OF NORTH EAST TEXAS BEGINS, MOUNT PLEASANT, TX, 2017
DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL, PENTICTON, BC, 2017
FAELAND FESTIVAL, GOUVERNOR, NY, 2017
FRINGE FESTIVAL OPENS, DUBLIN, CO DUBLIN, 2017
HIGHLAND GAMES, PITLOCHRY, PERTHSHIRE, 2017
OKANAGAN BUTTER TART FESTIVAL, LUMBY, BC, 2017
OLYMPIC MUSIC FESTIVAL BEGINS, PORT TOWNSEND, WA, 2017
POPCORN FESTIVAL, VALAPARAISO, IN, 2017
ROSEMARY HOUSE FAIRY FESTIVAL, MECHANICSBURG, PA, 2017
SAND CASTLE CONTEST, REHOBOTH BEACH, DE, 2017
SHREWSBURY RENAISSANCE FAIRE, MONMOUTH, OR, 2017


SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2017
WORLD SUICIDE PREVENTION DAY
MUNGO PARK (SCOTTISH AFRICAN EXPLORER), 1771
NATHAN HALE VOLUNTEERED TO GO BEHIND BRITISH LINES, 1776
MARY WOLLSTONECRAFT (WOMEN'S RIGHTS) DIED, 1797
US WON BATTLE OF LAKE ERIE, 1813
ISAAC KAUFFMAN FUNK (FUNK & WAGNALL'S), 1839
ELIAS HOWE GRANTED PATENT FOR SEWING MACHINE, 1846
H D (HILDA DOOLITTLE) (AMERICAN POET),  1886
IAN FLEMING, 1888
ELSA SCHIPARELLI (FASHION DESIGNER), 1890
LONDON TAXI DRIVER GEORGE SMITH BECAME 1ST DUI ARREST, 1897
ADELE MARIE ASTAIRE (FRED'S SISTER & DANCE PARTNER), 1898
DOUGLAS FAIRBANKS, SR, MADE PROFESSIONAL ACTING DEBUT, 1900
FAY WREY, 1907
YMA SUMAC (VOCALIST), 1928
ARNOLD DANIEL PALMER, 1929
CHARLES BISHOP KURALT, 1934
MAX LEROY ANDERSON (BALLOONIST), 1934
STEPHEN JAY GOULD, 1941
JOSE FELICIANO, 1945
WILLIAM JAMES "BILL" O'REILLY, 1949
"GUNSMOKE" TV PREMIERE, 1955
COLIN FIRTH, 1960
GUY RITCHIE, 1968
HAMIDA DJONDOUBI BECAME LAST FRENCH CRIMINAL EXECUTED BY GUILLOTINE, 1977
PICASSO'S "GUERNICA' RETURNED TO SPAIN, 1981
MISTY COPELAND (BALLET), 1982
"LATE NIGHT WITH DAVID LETTERMAN", 1993
"X-FILES" TV PREMIERE, 1993
"WHAT THE BLEEP DO WE KNOW?" OPENED IN US, 2004
GIOSTRA DELLA QUINTANA, FOGLIO, ITALY, 2017
GRAND PROCESSION, TOURNAI, BELGIUM, 2017
LIVE ALOHA HAWAIIAN CULTURAL FESTIVAL, SEATTLE CENTER, SEATTLE, WA, 2017
NATIONAL GRANDPARENTS DAY, 2017
NATIONAL HUG YOUR HOUND DAY, 2017
SWAP IDEAS DAY, 2017


MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2017
PATRIOT DAY/NATIONAL DAY OF SERVICE & REMEMBRANCE
BATTLE OF BRANDYWINE, 1777
CONVENTION @ ANNAPOLIS, MD, 1786
US DEFEATED BRITISH NAVAL SQUADRON ON LAKE CHAMPLAIN, 1814
PRES. JOHN TYLER'S CABINET RESIGNED, 1841
JENNY LIND'S U.S. PREMIERE, N.Y. CITY, 1850
MORMON GUERILLAS & PAIUTES KILLED 120 EMIGRANTS, MOUNTAIN MEADOWS, UT, 1857
O. HENRY  (WILLIAM SYDNEY PORTER), 1862
JAMES HOPWOOD JEANS (STEADY STATE UNIVERSE), 1877
DAVID HERBERT LAWRENCE, 1885
FERDINAND EDRALIN MARCOS, 1917
JESSICA LUCY MITFORD (AMERICAN WAY OF DEATH), 1917
BOB PACKWOOD, 1932
BRIAN DE PALMA, 1940
MICKEY HARTE (GRATEFUL DEAD), 1943
LEO KOTTKE, 1945
WILLIAM XAVIER KIENZLE, 1946
QUAID-I-AZAM MOHAMMED ALI JINNAH DIED, 1948
MISS AMERICA PAGEANT MADE NETWORK TV DEBUT, 1954
ROBERT WILLIAM SERVICE DIED, 1958
HARRY CONNICK, JR., 1967
PREMIERE "CAROL BURNETT SHOW", 1967
LAST EPISODE "GET SMART", 1970
NIKITA KRUSCHEV DIED, 1971
PREMIERE "LITTLE HOUSE ON THE PRARIE", 1974
LORNE GREEN DIED, 1987
CONNIE ADMITTED TO SWEDISH HOSPITAL, 1995
"GLOBAL SURVEYOR" BEGAN ORBITING MARS, 1997
TERRORIST ATTACKS ON WORLD TRADE CENTER & PENTAGON, 2001
AMERICA'S LARGEST RV SHOW, HERSHEY, PA, 2017
CHEOIL CHOLASA, ISLE OF COLONSAY, HIGHLANDS & ISLANDS, 2017
DIOCLETIAN NEW YEAR 1734, 2017
NATIONAL BOXX/EMPLOYEE EXCHANGE DAY, 2017
NATIONAL LINE DANCE WEEK, 2017


TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2017
VIDEO GAMES DAY
LORENZO DE MEDICI, 1449
RICHARD JORDAN GATLING (MACHINE GUN INVENTOR), 1818
CHARLES DUDLEY WARNER (COAUTHOR W/MARK TWAIN, GILDED AGE), 1829
ELIZABETH BARRETT & ROBERT BROWNING ELOPED, 1846
PETER MARK ROGET DIED, 1869
HENRY LOUIS MENCKEN, 1880
MAURICE CHEVALIER, 1888
CHARLES LEROUX MADE LAST JUMP, 1889
ALFRED A. KNOPF (PUBLISHER), 1892
CARL FISHER & JAMES ALLEN ANNOUNCED PLANS FOR 1ST US COAST-TO-COAST HIGHWAY,. 1912
A S WELLS, LOS ANGELES, CA, BECAME 1ST POLICEWOMAN IN US, 1913
JAMES CLEVELAND "JESSE" OWENS, 1913
STANISLAW LEM, 1921
CAVE PAINTINGS DISCOVERED, LASCAUX, FRANCE, 1940
MARIA MULDAUR, 1943
BARRY WHITE, 1944
JOHN FITZGERALD KENNEDY & JACQUELINE LEE BOUVIER, 1953
NIKITA KRUSCHEV ELECTED 1ST SECRETARY OF SOVIET COMMUNIST PARTY, 1953
"LASSIE" TV PREMIERE, 1954
LUNA 2 LAUNCHED, 1959
LAST EPISODE, "LEAVE IT TO BEAVER", 1963
1ST EPISODE "THE MONKEES", 1966
JAMES CHRISTOPHER FREY (A MILLION LITTLE PIECES), 1969
LUNA 16 LAUNCHED, 1970
HAILE SELASSIE DEPOSED, 1974
JENNIFER NETTLES (LEAD SINGER, "SUGARLAND"), 1974
STEPHEN BIKO DIED AFTER BEATING BY POLICE WHILE IN PRISON, SOUTH AFRICA, 1977
YAO MING, 1980
JENNIFER HUDSON, 1981
HURRICANE GILBERT HIT JAMAICA, 1988
I-90 FLOATING BRIDGE OPENED, SEATTLE, WA, 1993
RAYMOND BURR DIED, 1993
HURRICANE GUSTAV HIT NOVA SCOTIA & NEWFOUNDLAND, 2002
"LOST IN TRANSLATION" RELEASED IN US, 2003
"MATCHSTICK MEN" RELEASED IN US, 2003
"ONCE UPON A TIME IN MEXICO" RELEASED IN US, 2003
JOHNNY CASH DIED, 2003
ISRAEL COMPLETED PULLING OUT OF GAZA, 2005
BOOK & ARTS FESTIVAL, NAIRN, HIGHLANDS & ISLANDS, 2017
KENTUCKY BOURBON FESTIVAL, BARDSTOWN, KY, 2017
UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY OPENS, 2017


WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2017
CONSTRUCTION OF HADRIAN'S WALL BEGAN, 122
WILLIAM CECIL, 1ST BARON OF BURGHLEY (ELIZABETH I'S COUNCILLOR), 1520
MICHEL de MONTAIGNE DIED, 1592
BRITISH DEFEATED FRENCH @ PLAINS OF ABRAHAM, 1759
N.Y. CITY PICKED AS U.S. CAPITOL, 1788
BRITISH ATTACK ON FT. McHENRY, MD/FRANCIS SCOTT KEY WROTE "STAR SPANGLED BANNER", 1814
WALTER REED, 1851
MILTON SNAVELEY HERSHEY, 1857
JOHN JOSEPH PERSHING, 1860
ARNOLD FRANZ SCHOENBERG, 1874
HENRY M BLISS BECAME 1ST KNOWN AUTOMOBILE FATALITY, NEW YORK, NY, 1899
CLAUDETTE COLBERT  (LILY CLAUDETTE CHAUCHOIN), 1905
WILLIAM SMITH "BILL" MONROE, 1911
ROGER CASEMENT MET W/GERMAN MILITARY ATTACHE SEEKING SUPPORT FOR IRISH INDEPENDENCE, 1914
ROALD DAHL, 1916
YMA SUMAC (ZOILA AUGUSTA EMPERATRIZ CHAVARRI DEL CASTILLO), 1922
MEL TORME, 1925
JUDITH SYLVIA MARTIN ("MISS MANNERS"), 1938
RICHARD KIEL ("JAWS", JAMES BOND MOVIES), 1939
ITALY INVADED EGYPT, 1940
OSCAR ARIAS SANCHEZ (NOBEL PEACE PRIZE, 1987), 1941
JACQUELINE BISSET, 1944
PETER CETERA ("CHICAGO"), 1944
TYLER PERRY, 1969
39 PEOPLE KILLED WHEN NY STATE POLICE ATTACKED ATTICA (SEE 9/9), 1971
PREMIERE "ROCKFORD FILES", 1974
PREMIERE "MUPPET SHOW", 1976
WILLIE NELSON PERFORMED @ WHITE HOUSE FOR PRES CARTER, 1980
"LAW & ORDER" TV PREMIERE, 1990
YASSIR ARAFAT & YITZHAK RABIN SIGNED PEACE ACCORD, 1993
TUPAC SHAKUR DIED (SEE 9/7), 1996
GEORGE WALLACE DIED, 1998
"HEIST" RELEASED IN US, 2001
OPRAH & PONTIAC GAVE AWAY 276 G-6 SEDANS, 2006
AMERICAN MASSAGE THERAPY ASSOCIATION, PASADENA, CA, 2017
BEER FESTIVAL, WHISTLER, BC, 2017
KIDS TAKE OVER THE KITCHEN DAY, 2017
NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP AIR RACES, RENO, NV, 2017
NATIONAL GUITAR FLAT PICKING CHAMPIONSHIPS & WALNUT VALLEY FESTIVAL, WINFIELD, KS, 2017
ROUND UP & HAPPY CANYON INDIAN PAGEANT, PENDLETON, OR, 2017


THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2017
INTERNATIONAL CROSS-CULTURE DAY
DANTE ALIGHIERI DIED, 1321
HANDEL COMPLETED "MESSIAH", 1741
FRIEDRICH WILHELM HEINRICH ALEXANDER von HUMBOLDT (NATURALIST & EXPLORER), 1769
BENJAMIN FRANKLIN SENT AS US MINISTER TO FRANCE, 1778
NAPOLEON'S TROOPS ENTERED MOSCOW, 1812
FRANCIS SCOTT KEY WROTE "STAR SPANGLED BANNER", 1814
US FORCES UNDER GEN WINFIELD SCOTT CAPTURED MEXICO CITY, 1847
IVAN PETROVITCH PAVLOV, 1849
JAMES FENIMORE COOPER DIED, 1851
BATTLE OF SAN JACINTO/NICARAGUA DEFEATED US FORCES, 1856
CHARLES DANA GIBSON (GIBSON GIRL), 1867
MARGARET HIGGINS SANGER (BIRTH CONTROL), 1879
GEORGE ANDERSON PATENTED TYPEWRITER RIBBON, 1886
PRES McKINLEY DIED FROM INFECTION AFTER BEING SHOT (9/6)/TR BECAME PRES, 1901
FAY WRAY, 1907
CLAYTON MOORE ("LONE RANGER"), 1914
ISADORA DUNCAN DIED, 1927
KATHERINE "KATE" MURRAY MILLETT (FEMINIST), 1934
WALTER KOENIG, 1936
SAM NEILL, 1947
SOVIET PROBE BECAME 1ST MAN-MADE OBJECT ON MOON, 1959
ORGANIZATION OF PETROLEUM EXPORTING COUNTRIES, BAGHDAD, IRAQ, 1960
PREMIERE "IRONSIDE", 1967
"WALTONS" PREMIERE, 1972
ELIZABETH ANN BAYLEY SETON BECAME 1ST AMERICAN-BORN SAINT (SEE 8/28), 1975
GRACE KELLY KILLED, 1982
AMY WINEHOUSE, 1983
JOE W. KITTINGER MADE 1ST SOLO ATLANTIC BALLOON CROSSING, 1984
CONNIE WENT HOME TO SANDPOINT, ID, 1995
HURRICANE FLOYD HIT FL, NC, & UP TO CT, 1999
HURRICANE JEANNE HIT GUADALUPE, 2004
PATRICK SWAYZE DIED, 2009
GRAVITATIONAL WAVES FIRST DETECTED, 2015
BYZANTINE NEW YEAR 7526, 2017
GRECIAN NEW YEAR 2329, 2017
OKTOBERFEST, MT ANGEL, OR, 2017


FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2017
UN INTERNATIONAL DAY OF DEMOCRACY
NATIONAL HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH
TRAJAN, 53
FRENCH CAPTURED 2 BRITISH SHIPS NEAR SAVANNAH RIVER, 1779
JAMES FENIMORE COOPER, 1789
FATHER MIGUEL HIDALGO, OF DOLORES GUANEJUATO, GAVE SIGNAL THAT BEGAN MEXICAN 
	REVOLUTION, 1810
EL SALVADOR, COSTA RICA, GUATEMALA, HONDURAS, & NICARAGUA GAINED INDEPENDENCE FROM 
	SPAIN, 1821
JAMES MADISON & DOLLY PAYNE TODD, 1794
1ST NATIONAL CONVENTION FOR BLACKS, PHILADELPHIA, PA, 1830
WILLIAM HOWARD TAFT (27TH PRES), 1857
FRANK ERNEST GANNETT (NEWSPAPER PUBLISHER), 1876
ETTORE ARCO ISIDORO BUGATTI (CAR DESIGNER), 1881
AGATHA MARY CLARISSA CHRISTIE, 1890
1ST TINKER TO EVERS TO CHANCE DOUBLE-PLAY, CHICAGO CUBS VS CINCINNATI REDS, 1902
ROY ACUFF, 1903
FAY WRAY, 1907
TRENCHES USED FOR 1ST TIME ALONG WESTERN FRONT, 1914
1ST USE OF TANKS IN WARFARE (BRITISH, BATTLE OF THE SOMME), 1916
NUREMBERG RACE LAWS EFFECTIVE/GERMAN JEWS STRIPPED OF CITIZENSHIP, 1935
BATTLE OF BRITAIN ENDED, 1940
NORMAN SPINRAD, 1940
CHELSEA QUINN YARBRO, 1942
US TROOPS ENTERED GERMANY, 1944
JESSYE NORMAN (AFRICAN AMERICAN OPERA SINGER), 1945
OLIVER STONE, 1946
TOMMY LEE JONES, 1946
TV PREMIERE "LONE RANGER", 1949
MARILYN'S SKIRT SCENE IN "7 YEAR ITCH" FILMED, 1954
KRUSCHEV ARRIVED @ WASHINGTON, DC (SEE 9/27, 1959
DANIEL CONSTANTINE MARINO, JR, 1961
EXPLOSION AT 16TH STREET BAPTIST CHURCH, BIRMINGHAM, AL, KILLED 4 GIRLS, 1963
PREMIERE "I SPY", 1965
GREENPEACE, 1971
PREMIERE "COLUMBO", 1971
"U.S.A. TODAY" 1ST HIT NEWSTANDS, 1982
HENRY CHARLES ALBERT DAVID, PRINCE OF WALES, 1984
CONTINENT-SIZED WINDSTORMS DISCOVERED IN MESOSPHERE, 1991
HURRICANE JEANNE HIT PUERTO RICO, 2004
LEHMAN BROS FILED CHAPTER 11, 2008
ADVENTURE TRAVEL FILM FESTIVAL, INVEREWE GARDEN, WESTER ROSS, SCOTLAND, 2017
CONSTITUTION DAY/PLEDGE ACROSS AMERICA, 2017
FESTIVAL, LAMMERMUIR, EAST LOTHIAN, 2017
GATHERING, DOUGLASDALE, LANARKSHIRE, 2017
JAZZ FESTIVAL, ISLE OF ISLAY, HIGHLANDS & ISLANDS, 2017
JAZZ FESTIVAL, MONTEREY, CA, 2017
NATIONAL TRADESMEN DAY, 2017
PIRATE FESTIVAL, NORTHGLENN, CO, 2017
QUEER FILM FESTIVAL, PORTLAND, OR, 2017
RIOT FEST & CARNIVAL, CHICAGO, IL, 2017
SEA OF QUILTS SHOW, COOS BAY, OR, 2017
TOMMY O'S NORTHWOODS RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL, HAZELHURST, WI, 2017


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2017
UN: INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR PRESERVATION OF THE OZONE LAYER
WORLD PLAY-DOH DAY
HENRY V, 1387
TOMAS DeTORQUEMADA (SPANISH INQUISITOR-GENERAL) DIED, 1498
MAYFLOWER LEFT PLYMOUTH, ENGLAND, 1620
VILLAGE OF SHAWMUT BECAME BOSTON, MA, 1630
ANNE DUDLEY BRADSTREET (EARLY AMERICAN WRITER) DIED, 1672
GABRIEL DANIEL FAHRENHEIT DIED, 1736
GREAT SEAL OF U.S. USED 1ST TIME, 1782
ANTONIO GENESIO MARIA PANIZZI (ITALIAN PATRIOT & BRITISH LIBRARIAN), 1797
MEXICAN WAR OF INDEPENDENCE BEGAN, 1810
JOHN KEATS LEFT ENGLAND FOR ITALY (DIED 2/23/1821), 1820
FRANCIS PARKMAN (HISTORIAN OF COLONIAL AMERICA & OREGON TRAIL), 1823
JAMES CASH PENNEY, 1875
WILLIAM CRAPO DURANT FOUNDED GENERAL MOTORS, 1908
OKLAHOMA LAND RUSH BEGAN, 1893
ALLEN FUNT, 1914
HAITI BECAME US PROTECTORATE, 1915
LAUREN BACALL (BETTY JOAN PERSKE), 1924
RILEY B "B.B." KING, 1925
PETER FALK, 1927
GANDHI BEGAN HUNGER STRIKE IN SUPPORT OF UNTOUCHABLES WHILE IN PRISON (6 DAYS), 1932
PRES FDR AUTHORIZED MILITARY DRAFT, 1940
JAMES ALAN McPHERSON (1ST BLACK TO WIN PULITZER PRIZE FOR FICTION), 1943
ED BEGLEY, JR., 1949
1ST ROAD RUNNER CARTOON ("FAST & FURRY-OUS"), 1949
HENRY LOUIS GATES, JR (AFRICAN-AMERICAN STUDIES), 1950
DAVID COPPERFIELD (KOTKIN), 1956
MALAYSIAN FEDERATION FOUNDED, 1963
"MANNIX" TV PREMIERE, 1967
LAST EPISODE "ANDY GRIFFITH SHOW", 1968
MARC ANTHONY, 1969
AMY POEHLER, 1971
MARIA CALLAS DIED, 1977
LEBANESE PHALANGISTS BEGAN KILLING PALESTINIAN REFUGEES @ SABRA & SHATILA REFUGEE CAMPS
	 (1000 KILLED), 1982
VANESSA WILLIAMS BECAME 1ST BLACK MISS AMERICA, 1983
"FRASIER" PREMIERE, 1993
HURRICANE IVAN HIT AL, 2004
HURRICANE JEANNE HIT THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, 2004
"CORPSE BRIDE" RELEASED IN US, 2005
MARY TRAVERS DIED, 2009
AARON ALEXIS KILLED 12 @ WASHINGTON, DC, NAVAL YARD, 2013
BIG WHOPPER LIAR'S CONTEST, NEW HARMONY, IN, 2017
DESIGN FESTIVAL BEGINS, LONDON, ENGLAND, 2017
FIESTA PATRIAS, SEATTLE CENTER, SEATTLE, WA, 2017
FORT BRAGG RENAISSANCE FAIRE, FAYETTEVILLE, NC, 2017
HIGHLAND GAMES, INVERCHARRON, BONAR BRIDGE, SUTHERLAND, HIGHLANDS & ISLANDS, 2017
INTERNATIONAL COASTAL CLEANUP, 2017
LAKEVIEW TACO FEST, CHICAGO, IL, 2017
LOCATE AN OLD FRIEND DAY, 2017
NIAGARA CELTIC HERITAGE FESTIVAL & HIGHLAND GAMES, OLCOTT, NY, 2017
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA RENAISSANCE FAIRE BEGINS, HOLLISTER, CA, 2017
OKTOBERFEST BEGINS, MUNICH, GERMANY, 2017
OKTOBERFEST, BROOKINGS, OR, 2017
RENAISSANCE FAIR, SANTA FE, NM, 2017
RENAISSANCE FAIRE, LAKEWOOD TOWNSHIP, NJ, 2017
ROYAL MEDIEVAL FAIRE, WATERLOO, ON, 2017
ST LOUIS RENAISSANCE FAIRE, FORISTELL, MO, 2017
VILLAGE RENAISSANCE FAIRE, WRIGHTSTOWN, PA, 2017


SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2017
BARON FRIEDRICH von STEUBEN (PRUSSIAN WHO SERVED WITH AMERICANS DURING REVOLUTION), 1750
CITIZENSHIP DAY/U.S. CONSTITUTION APPROVED, 1787
PRES WASHINGTON'S FAREWELL ADDRESS, 1796
JOHN KEATS LEFT ENGLAND FOR ITALY, 1820
DAVID DUNBAR BUICK, 1854
KONSTANTIN EDUARDOVICH TSIOLKOVSKY, 1857
DRED SCOTT DIED, 1858
BATTLE OF ANTIETAM, MD, 1862
ANDREW "RUBE" FOSTER (FOUNDED NEGRO NATIONAL LEAGUE), 1879
WILLIAM CARLOS WILLIAMS, 1883
JOHN WILLARD MARRIOTT, 1900
FRANCIS CHARLES CHICHESTER (SOLO CIRCUMNAVIGATOR), 1901
HARLEY DAVIDSON MOTOR CO INCORPORATED, 1907
WARREN BURGER, 1907
LT. THOMAS E. SELFRIDGE BECAME 1ST AIRPLANE FATALITY, 1908
MANFRED VON RICHTOFEN SHOT DOWN 1ST ENEMY PLANE, 1916
NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE, CANTON, OH, 1920
HIRAM KING "HANK" WILLIAMS, 1923
RODDY McDOWALL, 1928
ANNE BANCROFT (ANNA MARIA LOUISA ITALIANO), 1931
1ST 33 1/3 RECORDING RELEASED, 1934
KEN ELTON KESEY, 1935
DAVID H SOUTER (JUSTICE, US SUPREME COURT), 1939
SOVIET UNION INVADED POLAND, 1939
REINHOLD MESSNER (1ST SOLO ASCENT OF EVEREST), 1944
PHIL JACKSON, 1945
JEFF MacNELLY (CARTOONIST, "SHOE"), 1947
JOHN RITTER, 1948
CASSANDRA PETERSON (ELVIRA), 1951
PREMIERE "THE FUGITIVE", 1963
"BEWITCHED" PREMIERED, 1964
"SMOTHERS BROTHERS" TV PREMIERE (SITCOM, LASTED 1 SEASON), 1965
PEGASUS I LAUNCHED, 1965
PREMIERE "HOGAN'S HEROES", 1965
TWO AMPHICARS CROSSED THE ENGLISH CHANNEL TO CAR SHOW IN FRANKFURT, GERMANY, 1965
PREMIERE "MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE", 1966
TV PREMIERE "MASH", 1972
NASA UNVEILED "ENTERPRISE", 1ST SPACE SHUTTLE, 1976
SADAT & BEGIN SIGNED CAMP DAVID ACCORDS, 1978
VANESSA WILLIAMS BECAME 1ST AFRICAN-AMERICAN MISS AMERICA (SEE 7/23), 1983
PREMIERE "HOME IMPROVEMENT", 1991
OPRAH STARTED BOOK CLUB, 1996
RICHARD BERNARD "RED" SKELTON DIED, 1997
"4 FEATHERS" RELEASED IN US, 2003
"FIGHTING TEMPTATIONS" RELEASED IN US, 2003
"SKY CAPTAIN & THE WORLD OF TOMORROW" RELEASED IN US, 2004
BUILD A BETTER IMAGE WEEK, 2017
INTERNATIONAL CLEAN HANDS WEEK, 2017
NATIONAL SINGLES WEEK, 2017
TOLKIEN WEEK, 2017


MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2017
COLUMBUS LANDED IN COSTA RICA ON LAST VOYAGE TO AMERICA, 1502
ANNE MARBURY HUTCHINSON ARRIVED IN AMERICA (MASSACHUSETTS BAY COLONY), 1634
SAMUEL JOHNSON, 1709
FRENCH SURRENDERED QUEBEC TO BRITISH, 1759
U.S. TOOK OUT 1ST LOAN, 1790
PRES. WASHINGTON LAID CAPITOL CORNERSTONE, 1793
CHILE INDEPENDENT OF SPAIN, 1818
JEAN-BERNARD-LEON FOUCAULT (DEMONSTRATED ROTATION OF EARTH USING PENDULUM), 1819
IRON HORSE OUTRACED BY HORSE, BALTIMORE, MD, 1830
DONNER PARTY SENT ADVANCE PARTY AHEAD TO CALIFORNIA FOR FOOD (SEE 8/3), 1846
1ST ISSUE, "NEW YORK TIMES", 1851
HULL HOUSE OPENED, CHICAGO, IL, 1889
HARRIET MAXWELL CONVERSE ELECTED CHIEF OF 6 NATIONS TRIBE, TONAWANDA RESERVATION, NY, 1891
MR & MRS CHARLES GLIDDEN COMPLETED 1ST CAR TRIP OVER CANADIAN ROCKIES, 1904
AGNES GEORGE DeMILLE (CHOREOGRAPHER), 1905
EDDIE ANDERSON (ROCHESTER, "JACK BENNY SHOW"), 1905
GEORGE MacDONALD DIED, 1905
GRETA GARBO (GRETA LOVISA GUSTAFSON), 1905
RAY GEIGER (EDITED "FARMER'S ALMANAC" FOR 60 YEARS), 1910
WILLIAM S PALEY FOUNDED COLUMBIA BROADCASTING SYSTEM, 1927
FRANKIE AVALON, 1940
GEN MacARTHUR MOVED COMMAND HEADQUARTERS TO TOKYO, 1945
U.S.A.F., 1947
MARIE T. REISER & ROBERT S. CONROY, 1954
CASTRO ARRIVED IN NY TO VISIT UN, 1960
LAST EPISODE, "TWILIGHT ZONE", 1964
SEAN O'CASEY DIED, 1964
TV PREMIERE "ADDAMS FAMILY", 1964
"GET SMART" TV PREMIERE, 1965
"MARY TYLER MOORE SHOW" PREMIERE, 1970
JIMI HENDRIX DIED, 1970
LANCE ARMSTRONG, 1971
PARKING LOT AT WEST EDMONTON MALL CERTIFIED BY GUINNESS AS WORLD'S LARGEST (20,000 SPACES), 1981
"E R" PREMIERE, 1994
"RUSH HOUR" RELEASED IN US, 1998
HURRICANE ISABEL HIT NC, 2003
BALANCE AWARENESS WEEK, 2017
JAPAN–RESPECT FOR THE AGED DAY, 2017
NATIONAL HIV/AIDS & AGING AWARENESS DAY, 2017


TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2017
TALK LIKE A PIRATE DAY
FEAST OF ST. GENNARO, NAPLES CATHEDRAL
BATTLE OF POITIERS, 1356
JAN LUYTS (DUTCH SCHOLAR, MATHEMATICIAN, PHYSICIST, ASTRONOMER), 1655
BACON'S REBELLION BURNED JAMESTOWN, VA, 1676
HENRY PETER BROUGHAM (SCOTTISH JURIST, HAD COACH NAMED AFTER HIM), 1778
GEORGE CADBURY, 1839
BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA, GA, 1863
ARTHUR RACKHAM (ILLUSTRATOR), 1867
MELVIN R BISSELL PATENTED CARPET SWEEPER, 1876
PRES GARFIELD DIED 80 DAYS AFTER BEING SHOT, 1881
NEW ZEALAND GRANTED WOMEN THE VOTE (1ST COUNTRY IN WORLD), 1893
LEON JAWORSKI (WATERGATE SPECIAL PROSECUTOR), 1905
FERDINAND ANTON ERNST PORSCHE, 1909
WILLIAM GERALD GOLDING (LORD OF THE FLIES), 1911
BRITISH BEGAN OFFENSIVE IN PALESTINE, 1918
ADAM WEST, 1928
MIKE ROYKO, 1932
DAVID McCALLUM, 1933
BRIAN EPSTEIN (DISCOVERED "BEATLES", 1934
"MAMA" CASS ELLIOTT, 1941
NAZIS BOMBED LENINGRAD, 1941
FINLAND BROKE DIPLOMATIC TIES WITH NAZI GERMANY & OPENED RELATIONS WITH ALLIES, 1944
TANITH LEE, 1947
TWIGGY  (LESLIE HORNBY), 1949
PERON DEPOSED IN ARGENTINA, 1955
REX SMITH, 1956
1ST UNDERGROUND NUCLEAR EXPLOSION, NV, 1957
KRUSCHEV WAS NOT ALLOWED TO VISIT DISNEYLAND, 1959
"VIRGINIAN" TV PREMIERE, 1962
TRISHA YEARWOOD, 1964
TV PREMIERE "FLIPPER", 1964
"MARY TYLER MOORE SHOW", 1970
JIMMY FALLON, 1974
TITAN 2 MISSLE EXPLODED, DAMASCUS, AR, 1980
SIMON & GARFUNKEL'S REUNION CONCERT, NEW YORK, NY, 1981
ST KITTS & NEVIS INDEPENDENT FROM GREAT BRITAIN, 1983
MEXICO CITY EARTHQUAKES, 1985
HERMES PAN (HERMES PANAGLOTOPOULOS, CHOREOGRAPHER) DIED, 1990
ICEMAN MUMMY FOUND, AUSTRIAN-ITALIAN ALPS, 1991
"E R" TV PREMIERE, 1994
US TROOPS LANDED IN HAITI, 1994
"NY TIMES" PUBLISHED UNABOMBER'S MANIFESTO, 1995
CONNIE READMITTED TO HOSPITAL, 1995
ORVILLE REDENBACHER DIED, 1995
"BEST IN SHOW" RELEASED IN US, 2000
"KNIGHT'S TALE" RELEASED IN US, 2001
"BUBBA HO-TEP" RELEASED IN US, 2003
"BATTLE IN SEATTLE" RELEASED IN US, 2008
INTERNATIONAL IT PROFESSIONALS DAY, 2017
NATIONAL PLOUGHING CHAMPIONSHIPS, TULLAMORE, CO OFFALLY, 2017


WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2017
ALEXANDER THE GREAT, 356 BCE
MAGELLAN'S EXPEDITION LEFT SPAIN (SEE 9/6), 1519
SPANISH CAPTURED FRENCH HUGENOT SETTLEMENT NEAR PRESENT DAY JACKSONVILLE, FL, 1565
AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF SCIENCE, PHILADELPHIA, PA, 1848
ELISHA OTIS DEMONSTRATED SAFETY ELEVATOR, 1853
BATTLE OF CHICAMAUGA, TN, 1863
JACOB LUDWIG KARL GRIMM DIED, 1863
FINANCIAL PANIC OF 1873
UPTON BEALL SINCLAIR, 1878
EQUAL RIGHTS PARTY FOUNDED, SAN FRANCISCO, CA, 1884
FERDINAND "JELLY ROLL" MORTON, 1885
UPTON SINCLAIR'S THE JUNGLE PUBLISHED, 1906
NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL, 1916
JOYCE BROTHERS, 1928
SOPHIA LOREN (SOFIA SCICOLONE), 1934
DALE CHIHULY, 1941
1ST CANNES FILM FESTIVAL, 1946
GEORGE R R MARTIN, 1948
PRES JFK PROPOSED JOINT US-SOVIET MOON MISSION, 1963
KRISTEN JOHNSON ("3RD ROCK FROM THE SUN"), 1967
BILLY JEAN KING BEAT BOBBY RIGGS, 1973
JIM CROCE DIED, 1973
GAIL COBB, WASHINGTON, DC, BECAME 1ST FEMALE US COP KILLED ON DUTY, 1974
"LOU GRANT" TV PREMIERE, 1977
"COSBY SHOW" PREMIERE, 1984
"LAST MAN STANDING" RELEASED IN US, 1996
HURRICANE ISIDORE HIT CUBA, 2002
"UNDER THE TUSCAN SUN" RELEASED IN US, 2003
SIMON WIESENTHAL DIED, 2005
ISLAMIC NEW YEAR 1439 AH, SUNSET, 2017
ROSH HASHANAH/JEWISH NEW YEAR 5778, SUNSET, 2017


THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
FEAST OF ST MATTHEW
UN INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE
WORLD GRATITUDE DAY
FRA GIROLAMO SAVONAROLA (ITALIAN REFORMER & MARTYR), 1452
LOUIS JOLLIET, 1645
JOHN LOUDOUN McADAM (ROAD SURFACE PIONEER), 1756
SPANISH CAPTURED BATON ROUGE, 1779
BENEDICT ARNOLD MET MAJOR JOHN ANDRE TO PLAN TURNING WEST POINT OVER TO BRITISH, 1780
"PENNSYLVANIA PACKET & DAILY ADVERTISER" BECAME 1ST DAILY PAPER IN US, 1784
FRENCH REPUBLIC PROCLAIMED, 1792
"STAR SPANGLED BANNER" 1ST PRINTED, 1814
SIR WALTER SCOTT DIED, 1832
HERBERT GEORGE WELLS, 1866
GUSTAVUS THEODORE von HOLST, 1874
"YES, VIRGINIA, THERE IS A SANTA CLAUS" EDITORIAL APPEARED, "NY SUN", 1897
ALLEN LANE (BRITISH PAPERBACK PIONEER), 1902
CHIEF JOSEPH DIED, COLVILLE RESERVATION, WA, 1904
CHUCK JONES (DISNEY ANIMATOR), 1912
LARRY HAGMAN, 1931
HENRY GIBSON, 1935
THE HOBBIT 1ST PUBLISHED, 1937
CATEGORY 3 HURRICANE HIT LONG ISLAND & SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, 1938
BILL KURTIS, 1940
FANNIE FLAGG, 1944
STEPHEN EDWIN KING, 1947
BILL MURRAY, 1950
USS NAUTILUS LAUNCHED, GROTON, CT, 1954
ETHAN COEN, 1957
TV PREMIERE "PERRY MASON", 1957
MALTA INDEPENDENT FROM GREAT BRITAIN, 1964
FAITH HILL, 1967
LAST EPISODE OF "THE PRISONER", 1969
"MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL" PREMIERED, 1970
NICOLE RICHIE, 1981
SANDRA DAY O'CONNOR CONFIRMED AS 1ST FEMALE U.S. SUPREME COURT JUSTICE, 1981
WATTICISM DAY/WATT'S "BLACK, WOMAN, 2 JEWS & A CRIPPLE" REMARK, 1983
COLIN POWELL BECAME CHAIR OF US JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF, 1989
HURRICANE HUGO HIT U.S. COAST, 1989
BORIS YELTZIN SEIZED POWER IN RUSSIA, 1992
CONNIE DIED, 1995
FLORENCE GRIFFITH-JOYNER DIED, 1998
"FIGHT CLUB" RELEASED IN US, 1999
EARTHQUAKE HIT TAIWAN KILLING THOUSANDS, 1999
NILS BOHLIN DIED (SEE 7/10, 7/17), 2002
NATIONAL SURGICAL TECHNOLOGIST DAY, 2017


FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2017
AMERICAN BUSINESS WOMEN'S DAY
DEAR DIARY DAY
HOBBIT DAY
NATIONAL CENTENARIANS' DAY
ANNE OF CLEVES (#4), 1515
FRANCISCO VASQUEZ DE CORONADO DIED, MEXICO CITY, 1554
1ST ALL-WOMEN JURY EMPANELED IN COLONIES, PATUXENT, MD, 1656
PHILIP DORMER STANHOPE (CALENDAR REFORMER, LETTERS TO SON & GRANDSON), 1694
NATHAN HALE HANGED, 1776
RUSSIAN TRAPPERS ESTABLISHED SETTLEMENT @ KODIAK, AK, 1784
CONGRESS ESTABLISHED OFFICE OF POSTMASTER GENERAL, 1789
MICHAEL FARADAY (ELECTROMAGNETISM), 1791
SHAKA ZULU KILLED BY HIS HALF-BROTHERS, 1828
LINCOLN SIGNED PRELIMINARY "EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION" (ONLY AFFECTED SLAVES IN REBEL STATES), 1862
OTTO von BISMARCK BECAME PREMIER OF PRUSSIA, 1862
CHRISTABELLE HARRIETTE PANKHURST (BRITISH SUFFRAGETTE LEADER), 1880
JOHN HOUSEMAN, 1902
ITALO MARCHIONY PATENTED ICE CREAM CONE MOLD, 1903
GERMAN SUBMARINE U9 SANK BRITISH CRUISERS ABOUKIR, HOGUE & CRESSY IN LITTLE OVER AN HOUR, 1914
JACK DEMPSEY-GENE TUNNEY PRIZEFIGHT, 1927
JUNKO TABEI (1ST WOMAN TO SUMMIT EVEREST), 1939
REV JEREMIAH A WRIGHT, 1941
GEN GEORGE PATTON QUESTIONED ALLIED POLICY OF DENAZIFICATION OF GERMANY, 1945
SHARI BELAFONTE-HARPER, 1954
DEBBIE BOONE, 1956
TV PREMIERE "MAVERICK", 1957
ANDREA BOCCELLI, 1958
JOAN JETT, 1960
REPUBLIC OF MALI, 1960
PRES KENNEDY SIGNED LEGISLATION CREATING "PEACE CORPS", 1961
SCOTT BAIO, 1961
"FIDDLER ON THE ROOF" OPENED ON BROADWAY, 1964
PRES. FORD SURVIVED 2ND ASSASSINATION ATTEMPT (SARAH JANE MOORE, SF, CA) (SEE 9/22), 1975
PREMIERE "CHARLIE'S ANGELS", 1976
IRAN-IRAQ WAR BEGAN, 1980
IRVING BERLIN DIED, 1989
"FRIENDS" PREMIERE, 1994
TED TURNER SOLD BROADCASTING OPERATIONS TO TIME WARNER, 1995
"EXORCIST" RERELEASED IN US, 2000
HURRICANE ISIDORE HIT YUCATAN, 2002
MARCEL MARCEAU DIED, 2007
BOOK FESTIVAL, BALTIMORE, MD, 2017
BOOK FESTIVAL, WIGTOWN,WIGTOWNSHIRE, SCOTLAND, 2017
CLYDEBUILT FESTIVAL, GLASGOW, STRATHCLYDE, 2017
GOURMET, CHICAGO, IL, 2017
INTERNATIONAL AIR SHOW, HILLSBORO, OR, 2017
LIVE MUSIC FESTIVAL, ISLE OF SKYE, HIGHLANDS & ISLANDS, 2017
MABON/4:22 PM EST FALL BEGINS, 2017
MICHAELMAS BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL, MONIAIVE, DUNFRIES & GALLOWAY, 2017
MUSIC FESTIVAL, ISLE OF JURA, HIGHLANDS & ISLANDS, 2017
OYSTER & SEAFOOD FESTIVAL, GALWAY CITY, CO GALWAY, 2017
PIRATES TAKE THE BEACH, MONTELLO, WI, 2017
TIDELINES BOOK FESTIVAL, LARGS, AYRSHIRE, 2017
TRADITIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL, DUNBAR, LOTHIAN, 2017
VIRGINIA FAERY FESTIVAL, STUART, VA, 2017


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2017
CELEBRATE BISEXUALITY DAY
EURIPIDES, 480 BCE
GAIUS OCTAVIUS AUGUSTUS CAESAR, 63 BCE
BONHOMME RICHARD BEAT SERAPIS/JOHN PAUL JONES SAID "I HAVE NOT YET BEGUN TO FIGHT", 1779
WILLIAM HOLMES McGUFFEY (McGUFFEY READERS), 1800
LEWIS & CLARK EXPEDITION RETURNED TO ST. LOUIS, 1806
VICTORIA CHAFLIN WOODHULL (US REFORMER & 1ST FEMALE US PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE)), 1838
JOHANN GOTTFRIED GALLE DISCOVERED NEPTUNE, 1846
WILLIAM STEWART HALSTED (PIONEER SURGEON & ANESTHETIST), 1852
BILLY THE KID ARRESTED FOR 1ST TIME (STOLE A BASKET OF LAUNDRY), 1875
WALTER LIPPMANN (POLITICAL COLUMNIST), 1889
WILKIE COLLINS DIED, 1889
BAHA'I FAITH FIRST MENTIONED IN U.S., 1893
STEPHEN KEMPTON (U.K.) BECAME WORLD'S 1ST RECORDED TRAFFIC FATALITY, 1897
JOHN WESLEY POWELL (GEOLOGIST, ETHNOLOGIST, EXPLORER OF COLORADO RIVER) DIED, 1902
MICKEY ROONEY (JOE YULE, JR.), 1920
1ST US "UNKNOWN SOLDIER" SELECTED, CHELONS-SUR-MARNE, FRANCE, 1921
JOHN WILLIAM COLTRANE, 1926
RAY CHARLES ROBINSON, 1930
KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA UNIFIED, 1932
1ST STANDARD OIL GEOLOGISTS ARRIVED IN SAUDI ARABIA, 1933
LES McCANN (JAZZ PIANIST), 1935
SIGMUND FREUD DIED, 1939
JULIO JOSE IGLESIAS de la CUEVA, 1943
MUSSOLINI SET UP FASCIST STATE IN N ITALY, 1943
BRUCE FREDERICK JOSEPH SPRINGSTEEN, 1949
NIXON'S "CHECKERS" SPEECH, 1952
LAST EPISODE, "ROCKY & HIS FRIENDS", 1961
PREMIERE "JETSONS", 1962
"LOST IN SPACE" PREMIERED, 1965
"CHICAGO 8" TRIAL BEGAN, 1969
ANI DiFRANCO, 1970
BOB FOSSE DIED, 1987
CONNIE'S MEMORIAL SERVICE, 1ST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, SANDPOINT, ID, 1995
HURRICANE JEANNE HIT HAITI, 2004
BURNING THE CIRCLE BRONZE AGE FESTIVAL, BRODICK CASTLE, ISLE OF ARRAN, HIGHLANDS & ISLANDS, 2017
CLAYSHIRE CASTLE MEDIEVAL FAIRE, BOWLING GREEN, IN, 2017
FISH AMNESTY DAY, 2017
IDAHO RENAISSANCE FAIRE, EMMET, ID, 2017
INNERGIZE DAY, 2017
ITALIAN FESTIVAL, SEATTLE CENTER, SEATTLE, WA, 2017
NATIONAL PUBLIC LANDS DAY, 2017
PORTLAND CELTIC FAIR, HILLSBORO, OR, 2017
REFORMATION RENAISSANCE FAIRE, PLAIN CITY, OH, 2017
RENAISSANCE FAIRE, FOLSOM, CA, 2017
RENAISSANCE FAIRE, TEXARKANA, AR, 2017
SCOTTISH GIN FESTIVAL, GLASGOW, STRATHCLYDE, 2017
SHETLAND WOOL WEEK, HIGHLANDS & ISLANDS, 2017
VIKING FESTIVAL, VISTA, CA, 2017
YE MERRIE GREENWOOD FAIRE, KENNEWICK, WA, 2017


SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2017
NATIONAL PUNCTUATION DAY
EL HEGIRA/MUHAMMAD & FOLLOWERS FLED MECCA FOR MEDINA, 622
OFFICE OF US ATTORNEY GENERAL & US SUPREME COURT ESTABLISHED, 1789
FIRST BOYCOTT, 1880
MORMON CHURCH OFFICIALLY RENOUNCED POLYGAMY, 1890
FRANCIS SCOTT KEY FITZGERALD, 1896
PRES T ROOSEVELT SIGNED LEGISLATION NAMING DEVIL'S TOWER, WY, 1ST US NATIONAL MONUMENT, 1906
PETER CARL FABREGE DIED, 1920
JIM McKAY (JAMES KENNETH McMANUS), 1921
BABE RUTH PLAYED LAST GAME W/N.Y. YANKEES, 1934
JIM MAURY HENSON, 1936
JAPANESE BEGAN GATHERING INFO ON PEARL HARBOR, 1941
LINDA EASTMAN McCARTNEY, 1942
LOU DOBBS, 1945
HONDA MOTOR COMPANY INCORPORATED, 1948
1ST TRANSATLANTIC TELEPHONE CABLE COMPLETED, 1956
KEVIN SORBO, 1958
"BULLWINKLE SHOW" 1ST AIRED, 1961
LAST EPISODE "I LOVE LUCY", 1961
NIA VARDALOS ("MY BIG FAT GREEK WEDDING", "MY LIFE IN RUINS"), 1962
PREMIERE "MUNSTERS", 1964
HURRICANE INEZ HIT CARIBBEAN, 1966
"60 MINUTES" PREMIERED, 1968
CHICAGO 7 TRIAL BEGAN, 1969
PREMIERE "LOVE BOAT", 1977
JOHN PAUL II DECLARED GALILEO HAD BEEN RIGHT, 1989
THEODORE SEUSS GEISEL DIED, 1991
DISPERSAL OF CONNIE'S ASHES, LAKE PEND OREILLE, 1995
"DON'T SAY A WORD" RELEASED IN US, 2001
"SCHOOL OF ROCK" RELEASED IN US, 2003
"SHAUN OF THE DEAD" RELEASED IN US, 2004
HURRICANE IVAN HIT LA, 2004
HURRICANE RITA HIT TX/LA BORDER, 2005
ALA BANNED BOOKS WEEK, 2017
INTERNATIONAL DAY/WEEK OF THE DEAF, 2017
LOCH NESS MARATHON & FESTIVAL OF RUNNING, HIGHLANDS & ISLANDS, 2017
WORLD RELEXOLOGY WEEK, 2017


MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2017
NATIONAL 1-HIT WONDER DAY
UN WORLD MARITIME DAY
VASCO NUNEZ de BALBOA MADE EUROPEAN DISCOVERY OF PACIFIC, 1513
GREENWICH MEAN TIME 1ST MEASURED, 1676
JEAN PHILIPPE RAMEAU (FRENCH COMPOSER), 1683
1ST AMERICAN  NEWSPAPER APPEARED,(1 EDITION ONLY; "PUBLICK OCCURENCES BOTH FOREIGN  &
	DOMESTICK"; BENJAMIN HARRIS, PUB.; BOSTON, MA) 1690
ABRAHAM GOTTLOB WERNER (GERMAN GEOLOGIST), 1750
FLETCHER CHRISTIAN, 1764
ETHAN ALLEN CAPTURED BY BRITISH NEAR MONTREAL, 1775
CONGRESS APPROVED 1ST AMENDMENTS TO U.S. CONSTITUTION (BILL OF RIGHTS), 1789
1ST MAJOR LEAGUE DOUBLE-HEADER, 1882
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, 1890
PRES CLEVELAND PARDONED BIGAMISTS, ADULTERERS, POLYGAMISTS & UNLAWFUL COHABITANTS, 1894
WILLIAM CUTHBERT FALKNER, 1897
DMITRI SHOSTAKOVITCH, 1906
BARBARA WALTERS, 1931
GLENN HERBERT GOULD, 1932
SHELBY SILVERSTEIN, 1932
MAJ SJOWALL (SWEDISH POLICE PROCEDURALS WRITER W/PER WAHLOO), 1935
JULIET PROWSE (DANCER), 1936
ROBERT MICHAEL GATES (FORMER HEAD OF CIA & SEC OF DEFENSE UNDER BOTH PRES BUSH), 1943
MICHAEL KIRK DOUGLAS, 1944
MARK HAMILL, 1951
CHRISTOPHER REEVE, 1952
1ST TRANSATLANTIC TELEPHONE CONVERSATION, 1956
CENTRAL HIGH, LITTLE ROCK, AR, FORCIBLY INTEGRATED (SEE 9/5), 1957
EMILY POST DIED, 1960
RWANDA BECAME REPUBLIC, 1961
"BEACH PARTY", 1ST ANNETTE & FRANKIE BEACH FILM, 1963
WILLARD CHRISTOPHER "WILL" SMITH, JR, 1968
CATHERINE ZETA-JONES, 1969
"PARTRIDGE FAMILY" TV PREMIERE, 1970
"EVITA" OPENED ON BROADWAY, 1979
SANDRA DAY O'CONNOR BECAME 1ST FEMALE SUPREME COURT JUSTICE, 1981
HURRICANE JEANNE HIT BAHAMAS, 2004
DON ADAMS DIED, 2005
IRA OFFICIALLY DISARMED, 2005
ENCHANTED CHALICE RENAISSANCE FAIRE, GREENVILLE, SC, 2017
FAMILY DAY–BE INVOLVED, STAY INVOLVED, 2017


TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2017
1ST INQUISITORS FOR SPAIN APPOINTED, 1480
FRANCIS DRAKE'S EXPEDITION RETURNED TO ENGLAND AFTER CIRCUMNAVIGATING GLOBE, 1580
MOSES MENDELSSOHN (GERMAN JEWISH PHILOSOPHER, BIBLE TRANSLATOR & COMMENTATOR), 1729
NEW JERSEY BECAME 1ST STATE TO REQUIRE LICENSE TO PRACTICE MEDICINE, 1772
JOHN CHAPMAN (JOHNNY APPLESEED), 1774
ALEXANDER LUCIUS TWILIGHT (POSSIBLY 1ST AFRICAN-AMERICAN TO GRADUATE FROM US UNIVERSITY), 1795
1ST U.S. ATTORNEY GENERAL, POSTMASTER GENERAL, SECRETARY OF STATE, JUSTICE OF SUPREME COURT 
	APPOINTED, 1798
DANIEL BOONE DIED, 1820
PREMIERE DONIZETTI'S "LUCIA di LAMMERMOOR", NAPLES, ITALY, 1835
THOMAS STEARNS ELIOT, 1888
MARTIN HEIDEGGER (EXISTENTIALIST), 1889
1ST PUBLIC PERFORMANCE OF JOHN PHILLIP SOUSA & BAND, 1892
GEORGE GERSHWIN (JACOB GERSHVIN), 1898
ANTHONY FREDERICK BLUNT (BRITISH ART HISTORIAN & SOVIET SPY), 1907
JACK LaLANNE, 1914
EDGAR DEGAS DIED, 1917
JOHN COLTRANE, 1926
LT COL PETER DEWEY BECAME 1ST US SOLDIER KILLED IN VIETNAM, 1945
HUGH LOFTING DIED, 1947
OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN, 1948
"WEST SIDE STORY" OPENED ON BROADWAY, 1957
LINDA HAMILTON ("TERMINATOR" 1 & 2), 1957
KENNEDY & NIXON IN 1ST TELEVISED PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE, 1960
PREMIERE "BEVERLY HILLBILLIES", 1962
YEMEN ARAB REPUBLIC, 1962
PREMIERE "GILLIGAN'S ISLAND", 1964
"ABBEY ROAD"--LAST BEATLES' ALBUM--RELEASED, 1969
"CHICAGO 7" TRIAL BEGAN, 1969
PREMIERE "BRADY BUNCH", 1969
SUSAN LEIGH VAUGHAN SMITH (KILLED HER KIDS, 1994), 1971
SERENA WILLIAMS, 1981
"KNIGHT RIDER" TV PREMIERE, 1982
SHAMU, 1985
"STAR TREK:  NEXT GENERATION" PREMIERED, 1987
BIOSPHERE II, 1991-1993
SHANNON LUCID RETURNED TO EARTH AFTER WORLD SPACE ENDURANCE RECORD FOR A WOMAN 
	(6 MONTHS, MIR), 1996
HURRICANE ISIDORE HIT LA, 2002
GEORGE PLIMPTON DIED, 2003
HURRICANE JEANNE HIT FL, 2004
PAUL NEWMAN DIED, 2008
PIRATE FESTIVAL, MARCUS HOOK, PA, 2017


WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2017
ANCESTOR APPRECIATION DAY
ETHIOPIA–TRUE CROSS DAY
WORLD TOURISM DAY
COSIMO de MEDICI, 1389
SOCIETY OF JESUS RECEIVED CHARTER FROM POPE PAUL III, 1540
FEAST OF ST. VINCENT DePAUL--DIED 1660
SAMUEL ADAMS, 1722
GEORGE CRUIKSHANK (ENGLISH ILLUSTRATOR), 1792
THOMAS NAST (US CARTOONIST), 1840
HARRY BLACKSTONE, SR (AMERICAN STAGE MAGICIAN), 1885
1ST JACK THE RIPPER LETTER RECEIVED, 1888
CHARLES STEWART PARNELL'S LAST SPEECH, 1891
SAMUEL JAMES ERVIN, JR. (SENATE WATERGATE COMMITTEE), 1896
1ST PUBLISHED BLUES MUSIC, 1912
EDGAR DEGAS DIED, 1917
JAYNE MEADOWS, 1920
WILLIAM CONRAD, 1920
WILFORD BRIMLEY, 1934
DAN CORNELIUS (CREATED "SOUL TRAIN"), 1936
WARSAW SURRENDERED TO NAZIS, 1939
AXIS FOUNDED/GERMANY, ITALY & JAPAN SIGNED TRIPARTITE PACT, 1940
CHERYL TIEGS, 1947
MEAT LOAF (MARVIN LEE ADAY), 1947
"TONIGHT SHOW" PREMIERED, 1954
BABE DIDRIKSON ZAHARIAS DIED, 1956
KRUSCHEV ENDED US TRIP (SEE 9/15), 1959
SHAUN CASSIDY, 1959
SYVLIA PANKHURST (BRITISH FEMINIST & SOCIALIST) DIED, 1960
WARREN COMMISSION RELEASED REPORT, 1964
"HAWAII 5-O" PREMIERE, 1968
DEMETRIUS "BELLO" NOCK (CIRCUS CLOWN), 1968
GWYNETH PALTROW, 1972
AVRIL RAMONA LAVIGNE, 1984
SONY BOUGHT COLUMBIA PICTURES, 1989
"3 KINGS" RELEASED IN US, 1999
DONALD O'CONNOR DIED, 2003
WILLIAM SAFIRE DIED, 2009
FOLK WEEKEND, DUNFERMLINE, FIFE, SCOTLAND, 2017
NATIONAL WOMEN'S HEALTH & FITNESS DAY, 2017


THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2017
TAIWAN: BIRTH OF CONFUCIUS/TEACHERS DAY
UN WORLD MARITIME DAY
POMPEY THE GREAT KILLED, EGYPT, 48 BCE
WILLIAM THE CONQUEROR INVADED ENGLAND, 1066
JUAN RODRIGUEZ CABRILLO DISCOVERED CALIFORNIA (SAN DIEGO BAY), 1542
FRANCES ELIZABETH CAROLINE WILLARD (KINDERGARTEN ORGANIZER), 1839
KATE DOUGLAS SMITH WIGGINS (EDUCATOR & CHILDREN'S BOOKS), 1856
HERMAN MELVILLE DIED, 1891
1ST NIGHT FOOTBALL GAME PLAYED, MANSFIELD, PA (MANSFIELD NORMAL VS WYOMING SEMINARY), 1892
LOUIS PASTEUR DIED, 1895
WILLIAM S PALEY (FOUNDED CBS), 1901
EDWARD VICENT SULLIVAN, 1902
AL CAPP  (ALFRED GERALD CAPLIN), 1909
ELLIS PETERS (EDITH MARY PARGETER), 1913
JULIUS ROSENBERG, 1915
SEYMOUR R. CRAY, 1925
BRIGITTE BARDOT  (CAMILLE JAVAL), 1934
JOHN SAYLES, 1950
SYLVIA KRISTEL, 1952
EDWIN POWELL HUBBLE DIED, 1953
1ST COLOR WORLD SERIES BROADCAST, 1955
HARPO MARX DIED, 1964
JANEANE GAROFOLO, 1964
MIRA SORVINO, 1967
MOON UNIT ZAPPA, 1967
GWYNETH PALTROW, 1973
W.H. AUDEN DIED, 1973
JOHN PAUL I DIED, 1978
HILARY DUFF, 1987
FERDINAND MARCOS DIED, 1989
MILES DAVIS DIED, 1991
CAR FERRY "ESTONIA" SANK IN BALTIC SEA KILLING 852, 1994
"WHAT DREAMS MAY COME" RELEASED IN US, 1998
"HEARTS IN ATLANTIS" RELEASED IN US, 2001
"ZOOLANDER" RELEASED IN US, 2001
"TUXEDO" RELEASED IN US, 2002
ALTHEA GIBSON DIED, 2003
ALPENFEST, ENTERPRISE, OR, 2017
TRYST, CUMNOCK, AYRSHIRE, 2017
UK–NATIONAL POETRY DAY, 2017
WORLD RABIES DAY, 2017


FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2017
MICHAELMAS/ FEAST OF ST. MICHAEL & ALL ANGELS
GNAEUS POMPEIUS MAGNUS, 106 BCE
RICHARD II ABDICATED THRONE OF ENGLAND, 1399
MIGUEL SAAVEDRA de CERVANTES, 1547
HORATIO NELSON, 1758
MAJOR JOHN ANDRE SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR SPYING AGAINST US FORCES (SEE 10/2), 1780
SCOTLAND YARD/GREATER LONDON METROPOLITAN POLICE FORCE FOUNDED, 1829
VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS, 1899
ENRICO FERMI (NUCLEAR PHYSICIST, MANHATTAN PROJECT), 1901
GENE AUTRY (ORZON GENE), 1907
MICHELANGELO ANTONIONI, 1912
RUDOLPH DIESEL DISAPPEARED OVERBOARD BETWEEN ANTWERP, BELGIUM & HARWICK, ENGLAND, 1913
BRITIAN BEGAN GOVERNING PALESTINE, 1923
ANITA EKBERG, 1931
JERRY LEE LEWIS, 1935
NAZIS & SOVIET UNION AGREED TO DIVIDE POLAND, 1939
BILL NELSON (US SENATOR, D FL), 1942
IAN McSHANE ("LOVEJOY"), 1942
MADELINE KAHN, 1942
LECH WALESA, 1943
BRYANT GUMBEL, 1948
ANN BANCROFT (US FEMALE ARCTIC & ANTARCTIC EXPLORER), 1955
PREMIERE "MANY LOVES OF DOBY GILLIS", 1959
PREMIERE "ROCKY & HIS FRIENDS", 1959
W H AUDEN DIED, 1973
TYLENOL DEATHS (7 TOTAL, ALL IN CHICAGO AREA), 1982
"DISCOVERY" MADE 1ST POST-"CHALLENGER" LAUNCH, 1988
CHARLES ADDAMS DIED, 1988
STACY ALLISON BECAME 1ST AMERICAN WOMEN TO ASCEND EVEREST, 1988
"BEST IN SHOW" RELEASED IN US, 2000
HURRICANE JUAN HIT NOVA SCOTIA, 2003
DOW JONES HAD BIGGEST DROP EVER, 2008
BOOK FESTIVAL, ISLE OF ISLAY, HIGHLANDS & ISLANDS, 2017
BUFFALO ROUND UP, CUSTER STATE PARK, SD, 2017
FESTIVAL OF HISTORY OPENS, DUBLIN, CO DUBLIN, 2017
HUG A VEGAN DAY, 2017
JAZZ & BLUES FESTIVAL, CALLANDER, PERTHSHIRE, 2017
MEDIEVAL FAIRE, KIEFER, OK, 2017
NATIONAL BISCOTI DAY, 2017
NATIONAL COFFEE DAY, 2017
SOUTHERN OREGON MUSIC FESTIVAL, MEDFORD, OR, 2017
YOM KIPPUR, SUNSET, 2017


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2017
FEAST OF ST. JEROME (SCHOLARS & LIBRARIANS)
FEAST OF ST SOPHIA, HOLY WISDOM
PREMIERE MOZART'S "MAGIC FLUTE", VIENNA, 1791	
JALAL ad-DIN ar-RUMI (PERSIAN SUFI MYSTIC & POET), 1207
HENRY IV BECAME KING OF ENGLAND, 1399
1ST PART OF GUTENBERG BIBLE PRINTED, MAINZ, GERMANY, 1452
JOHN BILLINGTON BECAME 1ST CRIMINAL EXECUTED IN COLONIES, 1630
JACQUES NECKER (LOUIS XVI OF FRANCE'S FINANCE MINISTER), 1732
ROBERT GRAY BEGAN CIRCUMNAVIGATION OF GLOBE, 1787
HERMANN VON MAYER ANNOUNCED DISCOVERY OF ARCHAEOPTERYX, 1861
WILLIAM WRIGLEY, JR, 1861
1ST PHOTOGRAPHS OF ORION NEBULAE, 1880
HANS GEIGER (GERMAN PHYSICIST, GEIGER COUNTER), 1882
WY BECAME 1ST STATE TO GRANT WOMEN THE VOTE, 1889
MICHAEL INNES, 1906
DONALD IBRAHIM SWAN (FLANDERS & SWAN), 1923
TRUMAN CAPOTE  (TRUMAN STRECKFUS PERSONS), 1924
BABE RUTH SET HOME-RUN RECORD, 1927
ELIE WIESEL (HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVIST & NAZI HUNTER), 1928
BABE RUTH'S LAST GAME AS NY YANKEE, 1934
JOHN ROYCE "JOHNNY" MATHIS, 1935
FRANCE, ITALY, GERMANY & GREAT BRITAIN SIGNED "MUNICH PACT" GRANTING HITLER THE
	 SUDENTENLAND, 1938
RICHARD II ABDICATED/HENRY IV BECAME KING, 1399
EHUD OLMERT, 1945
1ST TELEVISED WORLD SERIES, 1947
BERLIN AIRLIFT ENDED (BEGAN 6/26/1948), 1949
JULIE ANDREWS' BROADWAY DEBUT, 1954
USS NAUTILUS COMMISSIONED, 1954
JAMES DEAN KILLED IN CAR CRASH, 1955
"THE FLINTSTONES" PREMIERED, 1960
HALEAKALA NATIONAL PARK, 1960
JAMES MEREDITH ENROLLED @ UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI, 1962
BOTSWANA INDEPENDENT FROM GREAT BRITAIN, 1966
JENNA ELFMAN, 1971
MARION COLTILLARD (FRENCH ACTRESS), 1975
EDGAR BERGEN DIED, 1978
MARTINA HINGIS (FORMER PRO TENNIS PLAYER), 1980
"CHEERS" PREMIERED, 1982
"MURDER, SHE WROTE" TV PREMIERE, 1984
CHARLES FRANCIS RICHTER DIED (RICHTER SCALE), 1985
HAITIAN MILITARY DEPOSED PRES. ARISTIDE, 1991
HURRICANE LILI HIT CAYMAN ISLANDS, 2002
TONY CURTIS DIED, 2010
ADA MEDIEVAL FAIR, ALLEN, OK, 2017
CAROLINA RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL BEGINS, HUNTERSVILLE, NC, 2017
FALL ASTRONOMY DAY, 2017
FAMILY HEALTH & FITNESS DAY, 2017
INTERNATIONAL TRANSLATION DAY, 2017
TEXAS RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL BEGINS, TOOD MISSION, TX, 2017


SUNDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2017
U.S. FISCAL YEAR BEGINS
NATIONAL CUBICLE DAY
WORLD VEGETARIAN DAY & VEGETARIAN MONTH
MONTH OF THE DINOSAUR
ADOPT A SHELTER ANIMAL MONTH
AMERICAN CHEESE MONTH
BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH
CELEBRATE SUN-DRIED TOMATOES MONTH
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COMPUTER LEARNING MONTH
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GAY & LESBIAN HISTORY MONTH
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HUNGER AWARENESS MONTH
INTERNATIONAL MICROWAVE MONTH
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POLISH AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH
RAPTOR MONTH
SPINACH LOVERS MONTH
UN: INTERNATIONAL DAY OF OLDER PERSONS
ALEXANDER THE GREAT DEFEATED THE PERSIAN ARMY, 331 BCE
YALE UNIVERSITY, 1701
JAMES LAWRENCE (US NAVAL OFFICER, LAST WORDS "DON'T GIVE UP THE SHIP"), 1781
SPAIN CEDED LOUISIANA TO FRANCE, 1800
JOHN PHILIP SOUSA BECAME CONDUCTOR OF U.S. MARINE CORPS BAND, 1880
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, 1890
1ST DAY OF CLASSES, UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO, 1892
1ST WORLD SERIES, 1903
VLADIMIR HOROWITZ (PIANO VIRTUOSO), 1904
MODEL T FORD INTRODUCED, 1908
BONNIE PARKER, 1911
DANIEL JOSEPH BOORSTIN (HISTORIAN & FORMER LIBRARIAN OF CONGRESS), 1914
LAWRENCE OF ARABIA CAPTURED DAMASCUS, SYRIA, 1918
WALTER MATTHAU, 1920
JAMES EARL CARTER, JR., 1924
WILLIAM HUBBS REHNQUIST, 1924
GEORGE PEPPARD, 1928
RICHARD HARRIS, 1930
JULIE ANDREWS  (JULIA WELLS), 1935
GEN FRANCO NAMED HEAD OF REBEL NATIONALIST SPANISH GOVERNMENT, 1936
PENNSYLVANIA TURNPIKE BECAME 1ST SUPERHIGHWAY IN US, 1940
NAZIS BEGAN EXPERIMENTING ON HOMOSEXUALS @ BUCHENWALD, 1944
NAZI WAR CRIMINALS SENTENCED @ NUREMBERG, 1946
PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA FOUNDED, 1949
N.A.S.A., 1958
YOUSSOU N'DOUR, 1959
ROGER MARIS BROKE BABE RUTH'S HOME-RUN RECORD, 1961
JOHNNY CARSON BECAME HOST OF "TONIGHT SHOW", 1962
MARK McGWIRE, 1963
NIGERIA INDEPENDENT, 1960; REPUBLIC, 1963
WALT DISNEY WORLD OPENED, 1971
JOY OF SEX 1ST PUBLISHED, 1972
PREMIERE "KUNG FU", 1972
PREMIERE "REMINGTON STEELE", 1982
SONY, PHILLIPS & POLYGRAM DEBUTED 1ST COMPACT DISC PLAYER, 1982
WILLIAM GIBSON'S NEUROMANCER 1ST USED "CYBERSPACE", 1984
E B WHITE DIED, 1985
GORBACHEV BECAME HEAD OF SUPREME SOVIET (RETIRED 12/1991), 1988
"MYSTERY, ALASKA" RELEASED IN US, 1999
TERRORIST ATTACKS ON BALI, 2005
TOM CLANCY DIED, 2013
BLESSING OF THE FISHING FLEET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA, 2017
CROATIA FESTIVAL, SEATTLE CENTER, SEATTLE, WA, 2017
MACKINTOSH FESTIVAL OPENS, GLASGOW, STRATHCLYDE, 2017
MEDIEVAL FESTIVAL AT FORT TRYON PARK, MANHATTAN, NY, 2017
MYSTERY SERIES WEEK, 2017
NATIONAL CARRY A TUNE WEEK, 2017
UN INTERNATIONAL DAY OF OLDER PERSONS, 2017
WORLD COMMUNION SUNDAY, 2017