September 14 - A Day as Today - Historical Events and Curiosities!

September 14 – A Day as Today - Historical Events and Curiosities!

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Historical Events of September 14 in Dorian’s Secrets: The Eternal Youth Magazine!

Ephemeris of September 14:

In the Gregorian Calendar, September 14 is the 257th
(Two-hundredth fiftieth seventh) day of the year.

There are 108 days left until the end of 2021!

Quote of the Day…

No less than knowing, I am pleased to doubt.

— Dante Alighieri
Italian poet (died September 14, 1321)

Events that Happened “A Day as Today”

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Events that Happened “Such a Day as Today” / Image Credit: Gerd Altmann

September 14 – A Day as Today – Events

  • 81: in Rome, Domitian becomes emperor of the Roman Empire when his brother Titus dies.
  • 458: in Antioch (Turkey) an earthquake of magnitude 6.5 on the Richter seismological scale leaves a toll of 80,000 victims.
  • 786: Harun al Rashid becomes the Abbasid caliph when his brother al-Hadi dies.
  • 799 (8/11/18 according to the Enryaku calendar): A tsunami is recorded on the coast of Ibaraki prefecture (Japan) (the earthquake that caused it is not mentioned).
  • 1099 (8/27/1 according to the Kowa calendar): an earthquake is recorded in Kawachi (Japan).
  • 1180: in Japan the battle of Ishibashiyama is fought.
  • 1224: on the Monte della Verna (Italy) Francis of Assisi claims to have received the stigmata of Christ.
  • 1262: in Spain, Alfonso X el Sabio conquers the city of Cádiz, until then under Andalusian rule.
  • 1264: in Spain, Alfonso X el Sabio conquers the important Muslim fortress of Sanlúcar de Barrameda (Cádiz).
  • 1334: in Hebei (China) an earthquake occurs with “many deaths”.
  • 1454: in Basel (Switzerland), at 23:00 local time an earthquake occurs with “some dead.”
  • 1494: in Baoshan (Yunnan province, China) an earthquake occurs with “many deaths”.
  • 1509 (perhaps September 10): an earthquake with a magnitude between 7.2 and 7.4 on the Richter seismological scale occurs on the coast of the Sea of ​​Marmara, near Istanbul (Turkey) (and an intensity of X to XI) and a tsunami, leaving between 1,000 and 13,000 fatalities.
  • 1509: in Regunje (Slovenia), 45 km northwest of Ljubljana, an earthquake with an intensity of X occurs.
  • 1593: in the north of present-day Argentina, the Spanish Francisco de Argañaraz y Murguía founded the city of San Salvador de Jujuy.
  • 1671: in Lima the first mass is celebrated in honor of the Lord of Miracles.
  • 1735: 80 km from the current Federal Capital, the city of Capilla del Señor is founded, being considered the “First historic town”.
  • 1752: The British Empire adopts the Gregorian calendar, skipping 11 days (the previous day was September 2).
  • 1771: in Buenos Aires (Virreinato del Río de la Plata) the first postman is appointed.
  • 1810: in the city of Cochabamba (present-day Bolivia), the libertarian uprising against the Spanish crown is recorded, led by Colonel Francisco del Rivero and leader Esteban Arze.
  • 1812: the great fire of Moscow begins during the Napoleonic invasion of Russia.
  • 1813: in Mexico, José María Morelos y Pavón writes the document Sentimientos de la Nación.
  • 1814: in the United States, Francis Scott Key writes the song The Star-Spangled Banner.
  • 1823: in Jódar Jaén, Rafael de Riego is defeated in the battle of Jódar against the French troops of the One Hundred Thousand Sons of San Luis.
  • 1824: in Mexico, the province of Chiapas is annexed to the Federal Pact.
  • 1829: the Russian and Ottoman empires sign the Treaty of Edirne or Adrianople, by which peace is put to war (1828-1829).
  • 1847: within the framework of the American Intervention in Mexico, Winfield Scott captures Mexico City.
  • 1856: near Tipitapa (Nicaragua), at the San Jacinto farm, 160 members of the Army of the North under the command of Colonel José Dolores Estrada Vado defeat 300 US filibusters in the battle of San Jacinto. The “stone of Andrés Castro” happens.
  • 1886: The typewriter ribbon is invented.
  • 1890: the second crossword in the world is published in the Italian magazine Il Sécolo Illustrato della Doménica (the first was published in 1873, in New York). It was unsuccessful, so no new version was released.
  • 1901: in the United States, Theodore Roosevelt assumes the presidency after the assassination of William McKinley.
  • 1910: Sporting Club Uruguay is founded in Uruguay.
  • 1911: at the Opera House in Kiev (Russian Empire), the socialist Dmitri Bogrov shoots Prime Minister Pyotr Stolypin, who dies four days later.
  • 1917: Russia is officially proclaimed a republic.
  • 1923: in Spain, Miguel Primo de Rivera becomes a dictator.
  • 1923: in the United States, in the so-called “Fight of the Century”, the Argentine boxer Luis Ángel Firpo throws the American champion Jack Dempsey out of the ring for 17 seconds, but the referee does not consider him a knockout.
  • 1925: the airline company Lloyd Aéreo Boliviano begins its activities in Bolivia.
  • 1927: in the city of San Francisco (California), the American dancer Isadora Duncan dies in an unusual accident – hanged by her long handkerchief tangled in a tire.
  • 1930: in Germany, the Nazi party obtains 18% of the votes and 107 seats in the Reichstag (it becomes the second party in the country).
  • 1933: in Managua (Nicaragua) Archbishop José Antonio Lezcano y Ortega hands over the ashes of the national hero José Dolores Estrada Vado to officials of the National District to deposit them in the crypt of the Cathedral, now the Old Cathedral of Managua, on the 77th anniversary of the Battle of San Jacinto.
  • 1936: In Germany, the government promulgates the four-year plan to prepare for war.
  • 1944: in the framework of the Second World War, the city of Maastricht became the first Dutch city to be liberated by the allied forces.
  • 1944: US Marines land on Peleliu Island.
  • 1954: a Soviet Tu-4 bomber drops a 40-kiloton atomic bomb from a height of 8000 m on the Totskoye range (about 1,050 km east of Moscow), which explodes at 350 m. About 45,000 people (military and civilian) are exposed in the experiment.
  • 1956: in Nicaragua, the dictator Anastasio Somoza García celebrates with a public ceremony the Centennial of the battle of San Jacinto in the hacienda of this name and the statue of Andrés Castro, made by Edith Gron, is inaugurated at the entrance of the place, by students from the Instituto Nacional Central Ramírez Goyena.
  • 1957: in Area T3b of the Nevada Atomic Test Site (about 100 km northwest of the city of Las Vegas), at 8:44 a.m. (local time), the United States detonates its Fizeau atomic bomb 150 m underground , 11 kilotons. It’s bomb no. 112 of the 1,132 that the United States detonated between 1945 and 1992.
  • 1958: In Germany, two rockets designed by the engineer Ernst Mohr (the first postwar German rockets) reach the stratosphere.
  • 1959: The Soviet probe Luna 2 crashes into the Moon and becomes the first man-made object to reach it.
  • 1960: OPEC is founded in Baghdad (Iraq), an entity that groups together the oil-exporting countries.
  • 1962: In the Nevada atomic test area, at 9:10 am (local time), the United States detonates its 5 kiloton Hyrax atomic bomb 217 m underground. It’s bomb no. 287 of the 1,132 that the United States detonated between 1945 and 1992.
  • 1964: the third cycle of the Second Vatican Council opens.
  • 1965: the fourth and last cycle of the Second Vatican Council opens.
  • 1968: the Soviet Union launches the lunar probe Zond 5.
  • 1968: in San Miguel Canoa (Mexico), the population lynched five workers from the Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla. In 1975 the film Canoa: memory of a shameful event will be made, which will recount the events.
  • 1974: Leda, a satellite of Jupiter, is discovered by Charles Thomas Kowal.
  • 1975: Pope Paul VI canonizes Elizabeth Ann Seton, the first American saint.
  • 1977: Colombian Civic Strike, with demonstrations and strikes on the roads of the territory.
  • 1978: The Soviet Union launches the Venera 12 space probe bound for Venus.
  • 1981: in Vatican City, John Paul II publishes his third encyclical: Laborem exercens.
  • 1982: a Maronite Christian assassinates Bachir Gemayel (President-elect of Lebanon).
  • 1984: in Buenos Aires (Argentina), three young drug addicts enter the apartment of the cartoonist and cartoonist Lino Palacio (80 years old) to rob him, and murder him and his wife.
  • 1984: Joe Kittinger becomes the first person to cross the Atlantic Ocean alone in a hot air balloon.
  • 1984: presentation of the Renault Supercinco at the Eliseo Palace with French President François Mitterrand.
  • 1988: Hurricane Gilberto affects the Yucatán Peninsula (Mexico) with sustained winds of 295 km / h and gusts of 350 km / h, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake.
  • 1989: in an artificial well 260 m underground, in Area U12p.03 of the Nevada Atomic Test Site (about 100 km northwest of the city of Las Vegas), at 7:00 (local time), The United States detonates its Disko Elm 10-kiloton atomic bomb. It is the 1098th bomb out of 1132 that the United States detonated between 1945 and 1992.
  • 1995: in Mexico, 5 days before the tenth anniversary of the 1985 Mexico earthquake, an earthquake of magnitude 7.3 on the Richter scale hits Mexico City. The epicenter took place 29 km northwest of Ometepec (Guerrero).
  • 1998: Telecommunications companies MCI Communications and WorldCom join US $ 37 billion and form MCI WorldCom.
  • 1998: Pope John Paul II publishes the encyclical Fides et Ratio on the relationship between faith and reason.
  • 1999: Kiribati, Nauru and Tonga join the United Nations.
  • 1999: the album Amarte es un gusto, by the Mexican singer Luis Miguel, is released.
  • 2000: The Windows ME operating system is released in the United States.
  • 2000: Juan Antonio Samaranch leaves the presidency of the IOC after 20 years.
  • 2000: in Peru, the first Vladivideo appears publicly in which the presidential adviser Vladimiro Montesinos appears bribing an opposition congressman. The ten years of high-level corruption that had kept President Alberto Fujimori in power are thus uncovered. In a few weeks the scandal will lead to the resignation, from Japan, of the president.
  • 2001: Nintendo GameCube goes on sale in Japan
  • 2002: Tim Montgomery breaks the world record for 100 meters with 9.78 seconds.
  • 2002: in Milan, Cardinal Dionigi Tettamanzi takes possession of the archdiocese of that city.
  • 2003: Estonia approves its integration by referendum in the European Union.
  • 2004: Reyli Barba releases his debut solo album entitled En la luna.
  • 2004: the album Funeral of the band Arcade Fire was published.
  • 2005: in Baghdad (Iraq), a series of attacks causes 154 deaths and more than 500 wounded, mostly Shiites. The terrorist gang Al Qaeda has claimed responsibility for the attacks.
  • 2005: in Italy the headquarters of the provincial command of the carabinieri explodes. A policeman dies.
  • 2007: the provisions of the motu proprio Summorum Pontificum of Pope Benedict XVI, concerning the liberation of the use of liturgical books prior to the reforms that followed the Second Vatican Council, become effective throughout the world.
  • 2007: the lunar probe SELENE (SELenological and ENgineering Explorer) is launched in Japan.
  • 2009: in the United States, Juan Martín del Potro became champion of the US Open after defeating the Swiss Roger Federer in the final. This was the 1st grand slam title of the Argentine tennis player in his career.
  • 2009: in Chile the Brazilian digital television standard ISDB-Tb is chosen, an adaptation of the Japanese standard.
  • 2010: Release of the album A Thousand Suns by American rock band Linkin Park.
  • 2010: the last episode of the animated series K-ON! Airs.
  • 2014: in Indonesia, during the passage of Hurricane Odile, 14 people die in a boat between the Celebes and the Moluccas Islands.
  • 2015: first direct observation of a gravitational wave by the LIGO experiment.
  • 2017: In Singapore, Halimah Yacob assumes the presidency and becomes the first female head of state in that country.

Who was Born “A Day as Today”?

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Who was Born “A Day as Today”? / Image Credit: Susanne Jutzeler

September 14 – A Day as Today – Births

  • 1169: Alexios II Komnenos, Byzantine emperor (d. 1183).
  • 1486: Henry Cornelius Agrippa of Nettesheim, German philosopher (d. 1535).
  • 1547: Johan van Oldenbarnevelt, Dutch statesman (d. 1619).
  • 1580: Francisco de Quevedo, Spanish writer (d. 1645).
  • 1618: Peter Lely, British painter (d. 1680).
  • 1632: Francisco Jacinto de Savoya, French aristocrat (d. 1638).
  • 1737: Michael Haydn, Austrian composer (d. 1806).
  • 1748: Joseph Collyer, English engraver (d. 1827).
  • 1760: Luigi Cherubini, Italian musician and composer (d. 1842).
  • 1769: Alexander von Humboldt, German naturalist and geographer (d. 1859).
  • 1774 – William Bentinck, British politician (d. 1839).
  • 1804 – John Gould, British naturalist and ornithologist (d. 1881).
  • 1808: Rodolfo Amando Philippi, German naturalist (d. 1904).
  • 1831: Benjamin Victorica, Argentine lawyer and military man (d. 1913).
  • 1846: Joaquín Costa, Spanish politician (d. 1911).
  • 1850: Indalecio Gómez, Argentine jurist, politician and diplomat (d. 1920).
  • 1851: Octave Uzanne, French writer and journalist (d. 1931).
  • 1864: Robert Cecil, British politician and diplomat, Nobel Peace Prize winner in 1937 (d. 1958).
  • 1870: Vicente Lecuna, Venezuelan historian and banker (d. 1954).
  • 1879: Margaret Sanger, American feminist (d. 1966).
  • 1880: Archie Hahn, American athlete (d. 1955).
  • 1880: John Halliday, American actor (d. 1947).
  • 1885: María Grever, Mexican composer (d. 1951).
  • 1886: Erich Hoepner, German military man (d. 1944).
  • 1889: María Heredia Lecaro, Ecuadorian supercentennial (d. 2006).
  • 1891: Ivan Matveyevich Vinogradov, Russian mathematician (d. 1983).
  • 1895: Ezequiel Martínez Estrada, Argentine writer (d. 1964).
  • 1897: Eduardo Blanco Amor, Spanish writer and journalist (d. 1979).
  • 1904: Dhimiter Çani, Albanian sculptor (d. 1990).
  • 1909: Peter Scott, British ornithologist, conservationist and painter (d. 1989).
  • 1910: Jack Hawkins, British actor (d. 1973).
  • 1910: Rolf Liebermann, Swiss conductor and composer (d. 1999).
  • 1910: Daniel Tinayre, Argentine filmmaker (d. 1994).
  • 1913: Jacobo Árbenz Guzmán, Guatemalan president (d. 1971).
  • 1913: Severino Varela, Uruguayan soccer player (d. 1995).
  • 1915: John Dobson, British astronomer, popularizer of amateur astronomy, inventor of the Dobson telescope (d. 2014).
  • 1918: Georges Berger, Belgian Formula 1 driver (d. 1967).
  • 1920: Mario Benedetti, Uruguayan writer (d. 2009).
  • 1920: Alberto Calderón, Argentine mathematician (d. 1998).
  • 1920: Lawrence Klein, American economist (f. 2013).
  • 1921: Darío Vittori, Italian-Argentine actor (d. 2001).
  • 1923: Fabián Estapé, Spanish economist (d. 2012).
  • 1926: Miguel Brascó, Argentine writer and journalist (d. 2014).
  • 1926: Michel Butor, French writer (d. 2016).
  • 1926: Carmen Franco y Polo, Spanish personality, daughter of the dictator Francisco Franco (d. 2017).
  • 1928: Humberto Maturana, Chilean biologist, philosopher and writer (d. 2021).
  • 1929: Larry Collins, American writer and journalist (d. 2005).
  • 1930: Allan Bloom, American philosopher (d. 1992).
  • 1931: Horace Lannes, Argentine costume designer and couturier.
  • 1933: Harve Presnell, American actor (d. 2009).
  • 1934: Sarah Kofman, French philosopher (d. 1994).
  • 1934: Kate Millett, American feminist writer (d. 2017).
  • 1934: Fernanda Mistral, Argentine actress.
  • 1935: Fujio Akatsuka, Japanese cartoonist (d. 2008).
  • 1936: Walter Koenig, American actor.
  • 1936: Ferid Murad, American physician, Nobel Prize in Medicine in 1998.
  • 1936: Hernán Figueroa Reyes, Argentine singer-songwriter (d. 1973).
  • 1937: Renzo Piano, Italian architect.
  • 1940: Larry Brown, American basketball coach.
  • 1940: María Teresa Forero, Argentine university teacher, writer, translator and playwright.
  • 1941: Santiago Carlos Oves, Argentine filmmaker (d. 2010).
  • 1942: Félix Pons, Spanish politician (d. 2010).
  • 1944: Marián Farías Gómez, Argentine singer.
  • 1945: Socrates Rizzo, Mexican economist and politician.
  • 1945: Claudio Parra, Chilean musician, composer and pianist, founder of the Los Jaivas group.
  • 1947: Sam Neill, New Zealand actor.
  • 1947: Philippe Vorbe, Haitian footballer.
  • 1948: Marita Ballesteros, Argentine actress.
  • 1948: Mario Conde, financier and Spanish lawyer.
  • 1950: Matías Prats Luque, Spanish journalist.
  • 1951: Duncan Haldane, British physicist.
  • 1952: Amina Lemrini, Moroccan politician.
  • 1955: Pier Vittorio Tondelli, Italian writer.
  • 1956: Kostas Karamanlis, Greek politician and prime minister since 2004.
  • 1956: Ray Wilkins, British footballer and coach (d. 2018).
  • 1959: Morten Harket, Norwegian singer, of the band A-ha.
  • 1959: Ashlyn Gere, American pornographic actress.
  • 1960: Melissa Leo, American actress.
  • 1960: Callum Keith Rennie, Canadian actor.
  • 1965: Mariana Briski, Argentine actress (f. 2014).
  • 1965: Dmitry Medvedev, Russian president.
  • 1966: Mike Cooley, American guitarist.
  • 1966: Carlos Fuentealba, Argentine teacher assassinated by the police (d. 2007).
  • 1968: Álvaro Morales, Chilean actor.
  • 1969: Bong Joon-ho, South Korean filmmaker and screenwriter
  • 1970: Francesco Casagrande, Italian cyclist.
  • 1970: Kavita Seth, Indian singer.
  • 1971: Andre Matos, Brazilian musician, singer and producer (f. 2019).
  • 1971: Malena Gracia, Spanish actress and model.
  • 1971: Kimberly Williams, American actress.
  • 1973: Andrew Lincoln, British actor.
  • 1973: Nas, American rapper.
  • 1973: Linvoy Primus, British footballer.
  • 1974: Hicham El Guerrouj, Moroccan athlete.
  • 1974: Catalina Olcay, Chilean actress.
  • 1974: Catalina Pulido, Chilean actress.
  • 1974: Raúl Gordillo, Argentine soccer player.
  • 1976: Agustín Calleri, Argentine tennis player.
  • 1977: Eneko Atxa, Spanish cook.
  • 1978: Silvia Navarro, Mexican actress.
  • 1978: Carmen Kass, Estonian model.
  • 1979: Ivica Olić, Croatian footballer.
  • 1979: Jesse Marunde, American athlete (d. 2007).
  • 1979: Matías Oviedo, Chilean actor
  • 1979: Jose Manuel Reyes, Mexican engineer.
  • 1980: Luis Horna, Peruvian tennis player.
  • 1980: Pedro Moreno, Cuban actor and model.
  • 1980: Prakriti Maduro, Venezuelan actress, director and writer.
  • 1981: Elisa Zulueta, Chilean actress.
  • 1981: Miyavi, Japanese musician and singer.
  • 1981: Ashley Roberts, singer, dancer and American actress, of the band Pussycat Dolls.
  • 1982: Rolando Martínez, presenter and Mexican journalist.
  • 1983: Amy Winehouse, British singer-songwriter (d. 2011).
  • 1983: Wilson Tiago, Brazilian soccer player.
  • 1983: Cristina Hurtado, Colombian model, presenter and businesswoman.
  • 1983: Mike Muñoz, American soccer player.
  • 1984: André de Vanny, Australian actor.
  • 1984: Fernanda Vasconcellos, Brazilian actress and model.
  • 1984: Adam Lamberg, American actor.
  • 1985: Paolo Gregoletto, American bassist, of the band Trivium.
  • 1985: Aya Ueto, Japanese actress and singer.
  • 1985: Alex Clare, British singer and songwriter.
  • 1986: Michelle Jenner, Spanish actress.
  • 1986: Steven Naismith, Scottish footballer.
  • 1987: Iván Macalik, Argentine footballer.
  • 1988: Shizuka Ishigami, Japanese voice actor.
  • 1988: Geri Hoops, Chilean dancer.
  • 1988: Luis Arrúa, Uruguayan singer-songwriter.
  • 1989: Josefina «China» Ansa, Argentine journalist.
  • 1989: Lee Jong-suk, South Korean actor and model.
  • 1989: Logan Henderson, American actor and singer, of the band Big Time Rush.
  • 1990: Santiago «Morro» García, Uruguayan soccer player (d. 2021).
  • 1991: Nana, South Korean actress, singer and model.
  • 1991: Shayne Topp, American actor.
  • 1991: Roberto Crivello, Italian footballer.
  • 1992: Karl Toko Ekambi, Cameroonian footballer.
  • 1994: Oumar Tourade Bangoura, Guinean footballer (f. 2014).
  • 1994: Franco Soldano, Argentine footballer.
  • 1997: Benjamin Ingrosso, Swedish singer and songwriter.
  • 2000: Ethan Ampadu, British footballer.
  • 2007: Heo Jung-eun, South Korean actress.

Who Left Us “A Day as Today”?

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Who Left Us “A Day as Today”? / Image Credit: Katrina

September 14 – A Day as Today – Deaths

  • 9 a. C .: Drusus the Elder, Roman military man (b. 38 BC).
  • 258: Cyprian of Carthage, Carthaginian bishop (b. C. 200).
  • 407: John Chrysostom, bishop of Constantinople (present-day Istanbul) and Catholic saint (b. 347).
  • 585: Bidatsu, Japanese emperor (b. 538).
  • 775: Constantine V, Byzantine Emperor (b. 718).
  • 786: Al-Hadi, Abbasid caliph, brother of Harun al-Rashid (b.764).
  • 891: Stephen V, Roman pope (b.?).
  • 1146: Zengi, Syrian governor (b. 1087).
  • 1164: Sutoku, Japanese emperor (b. 1119).
  • 1214: Albert of Jerusalem, Italian Bishop, Patriarch of Jerusalem (b. C. 1149).
  • 1321: Dante Alighieri, Italian poet (b. C. 1265).
  • 1404: Albert IV of Austria, Austrian King (b.1377).
  • 1435: Juan de Lancaster, French regent, son of King Henry IV of England (b. 1389).
  • 1523: Hadrian VI, Catholic Pope (b.1459).
  • 1538: Henry III of Nassau-Breda, Dutch aristocrat (b.1483).
  • 1560: Anton Fugger, German merchant (b.1493).
  • 1638: John Harvard, American theologian (b.1607).
  • 1709: Luis Fernández Portocarrero, Spanish ecclesiastic and politician, Archbishop of Toledo (b. 1635).
  • 1712: Giovanni Cassini, Italian-French astronomer and engineer (b. 1625).
  • 1715: Pierre Pérignon, French monk (b.1638).
  • 1730: Sophia Elisabet Brenner, Swedish writer (b. 1659).
  • 1743: Nicolas Lancret, French painter (b.1690).
  • 1759: Louis-Joseph de Montcalm, French commander (b. 1712).
  • 1767: José de Iturriaga, military and Spanish politician (b. 1699).
  • 1800: Juan Ignacio González del Castillo, Spanish playwright (b. 1763).
  • 1836 – Aaron Burr, American Vice President (b. 1756).
  • 1851 – James Fenimore Cooper, American writer (b. 1789).
  • 1852 – Augustus Pugin, British architect (b.1812).
  • 1852: Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington, British general and prime minister (b. 1769).
  • 1867: Diego José de Rejas Peralta, Augustinian religious and Mexican preacher (b. 1807).
  • 1901 – William McKinley, 25th US President; assassinated (b.1843).
  • 1904: Manuel Ossorio y Bernard, Spanish journalist (b. 1839).
  • 1905: Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza, French explorer (b. 1852).
  • 1916: José Echegaray, Spanish engineer, playwright and politician, Nobel Prize for Literature in 1904 (b. 1832).
  • 1918: Eduardo Torroja y Caballé, Spanish mathematician (b. 1847).
  • 1927: Hugo Ball, German Dadaist poet (b. 1886).
  • 1927: Isadora Duncan, American dancer (b.1877).
  • 1936: Irving Thalberg, American film producer (b.1899).
  • 1937: Tomás Masaryk, Moravian politician, founder of Czechoslovakia (b. 1850).
  • 1951: Fritz Busch, German conductor and musician (b.1890).
  • 1960: Eloy Vaquero Cantillo, Spanish politician (b. 1888).
  • 1969: James Anderson, American film and television actor (b.1921).
  • 1970: Rudolf Carnap, German philosopher (b.1891).
  • 1970: María Ros, Spanish soprano (b. 1891).
  • 1971: Manuel Cisneros Sánchez, Peruvian journalist and politician (b.1904).
  • 1977: Sandra Mozarowsky, Spanish actress (b.1958).
  • 1979: Pastora Imperio, singer and Spanish dancer (b. 1889).
  • 1981: Furry Lewis, American blues guitarist (b.1899).
  • 1982: Kristján Eldjárn, Icelandic politician (b.1916).
  • 1982: Christian Ferras, French violinist (b.1933).
  • 1982: Bashir Gemayel, Lebanese politician (b.1947).
  • 1982: Grace Kelly, American actress and Princess of Monaco (b.1929).
  • 1983: Alberto Dalbes, Argentine actor (b.1922).
  • 1984: Janet Gaynor, American actress (b.1906).
  • 1984: Lino Palacio, Argentine cartoonist and cartoonist (b.1903).
  • 1985: Joselito Rodríguez, Mexican actor and filmmaker (b.1907).
  • 1989: Dámaso Pérez Prado, Cuban musician and composer (b.1916).
  • 1989: Nicolás Cabrera, Spanish scientist (b. 1913).
  • 1995: María Matilde Almendros, radio host and Spanish actress (b.1922)
  • 1996: Juliet Prowse, Anglo-American dancer and actress (b.1936).
  • 1998: Yang Shangkun, Chinese President (b.1907).
  • 1999: Charles Crichton, British filmmaker (b.1910).
  • 1999: Eddy Gaytán, Argentine-Cuban accordionist, composer, music producer and arranger (b. 1929).
  • 1999: André Kostolany, American speculator (b.1906).
  • 2000: Mauricio Wacquez, Chilean writer and philosopher (b. 1939).
  • 2002: LaWanda Page, American actress (b.1920).
  • 2002: Lolita Torres, Argentine actress and singer (b.1929).
  • 2003: John Serry Sr. accordionist, organist, composer, teacher, Italian-American (b.1915).
  • 2004: Carlos Coda, Argentine sailor (b.1918).
  • 2005: Vladimir Volkoff, French writer (b.1932).
  • 2005: Robert Wise, American filmmaker (b.1914).
  • 2005: Frances Newton, American criminal, 1st African woman to be executed in Texas since the 19th century (b. 1965).
  • 2006: Mickey Hargitay, Hungarian bodybuilder and actor (b.1926).
  • 2006: José Antonio Nieves Conde, Spanish filmmaker and journalist (b.1911).
  • 2007: Emilio Ruiz del Río, Spanish filmmaker (b.1923).
  • 2007: Benny Vansteelant, Belgian athlete (b.1976).
  • 2007: Desiderio Hernández Xochitiotzin, Mexican muralist painter (b.1922).
  • 2009: Patrick Swayze, American actor, dancer and singer-songwriter (b.1952).
  • 2010: Jorge Vidal, singer of Argentine tango (b.1924).
  • 2011: Jorge Lavat, Mexican actor (b.1933).
  • 2011: Teodosio Aguirre, Chilean soccer player (b.1910).
  • 2013: Jorge Pedreros, Chilean actor and comedian (b.1942).
  • 2018: Carlos Rubira Infante, Ecuadorian composer (b.1921).
  • 2020: Gregorio Badeni, Argentine jurist and academic (b.1943).

What is Celebrated “A Day as Today”?

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What is Celebrated “A Day as Today”? / Image Credit: Sakkanan Norkaew

September 14 – A Day as Today – Celebration

  • Argentina:
    • Mailman day
  • Costa Rica:
    • National Day of Community Water Management
  • India:
    • Hindi Day (Hindi-speaking states)
  • Mexico:
    • National Charro Day
    • National Announcer Day
  • Nicaragua:
    • San Jacinto Day
  • Romania:
    • Engineer’s Day
  • Ukraine:
    • Day of the Mobilized Military.

Catholic Santoral “A Day as Today”

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Catholic Santoral “A Day as Today” / Image Credit: Peter H

September 14 – A Day as Today – Catholic Santoral

  • Exaltation of the Holy Cross
  • Lord of Miracles
  • Saint Cornelius, Pope and Martyr (252)
  • Saint Cyprian of Carthage, bishop (258)
  • Saint Maternal of Colonia Agrippina, bishop (314)
  • Saint John Chrysostom, Bishop (407)
  • Saint Peter of Tarantasia, bishop (1174)
  • Saint Alberto de Castro Gualteri, bishop (1215)
  • Saint Notburga of Eben, virgin (1313)
  • Blessed Claudius Laplace, priest and martyr (1794)
  • Saint Gabriel Taurino Dufresse, bishop and martyr (1815)

What Sign of the Zodiac Rules those Born “A Day as Today”?

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Famous & Celebrities People Born “A Day as Today”

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September 14 – A Day as Today – Today’s Famous Birthdays

  • 1947 – Sam Neill, New Zealand actor.
  • 1948 – Mario Conde, financier and Spanish lawyer.
  • 1950 – Matías Prats Luque, Spanish journalist.
  • 1955 – Pier Vittorio Tondelli, Italian writer.
  • 1956 – Kostas Karamanlis, Greek politician and prime minister since 2004.
  • 1959 – Morten Harket, Norwegian singer of a-ha.
  • 1960 – Melissa Leo, American actress.
  • 1960 – Callum Keith Rennie, Canadian actor.
  • 1965 – Dmitry Medvedev, Russian president.
  • 1966 – Mike Cooley, American guitarist.
  • 1969 – Malena Gracia, Spanish actress and model.
  • 1970 – Francesco Casagrande, Italian cyclist.
  • 1971 – Andre Matos, Brazilian musician.
  • 1971 – Kimberly Williams, American actress.
  • 1973 – Andrew Lincoln, British actor
  • 1973 – Nas, American rapper.
  • 1973 – Linvoy Primus, British footballer.
  • 1974 – Hicham El Guerrouj, Moroccan athlete.
  • 1974 – Catalina Olcay, Chilean actress.
  • 1975 – Salvador A. Ruiz García, Illustrious Person of Chiapas, Mexico.
  • 1976 – Agustín Calleri, Argentine tennis player.
  • 1978 – Carmen Kass, Estonian model.
  • 1979 – Ivica Olić, Croatian footballer.
  • 1979 – Jesse Marunde, American athlete (d. 2007).
  • 1980 – Luis Horna, Peruvian tennis player.
  • 1981 – Miyavi, Japanese musician and singer.
  • 1981 – Ashley Roberts, American singer, dancer and actress (Pussycat Dolls).
  • 1983 – Amy Winehouse, British singer. (f. 2011)
  • 1983 – Wilson Tiago, Brazilian soccer player.
  • 1984 – André de Vanny, Australian actor.
  • 1984 – Fernanda Vasconcellos, Brazilian actress and model.
  • 1985 – Paolo Gregoletto, American bassist for Trivium.
  • 1985 – Aya Ueto, Japanese actress and singer.
  • 1986 – Michelle Jenner, Spanish actress.
  • 1986 – Ai Takahashi, Japanese singer for Morning Musume.
  • 1989 – Logan Henderson, American actor and singer of Big Time Rush.

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