September 19 - A Day as Today - International Talk Like a Pirate Day!

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Historical Events of September 19 in Dorian’s Secrets: The Eternal Youth Magazine!

Ephemeris of September 19:

In the Gregorian Calendar, September 19 is the 262th
(Two-hundredth sixtieth second) day of the year.

There are 103 days left until the end of 2021!

Quote of the Day…

The only real sin is betrayal: knowing a truth and being false to it.

— Mika Waltari
Finnish writer (born September 19, 1908)

Events that Happened “A Day as Today”

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

September 19 – A Day as Today – Events

  • 335: in Byzantium (Turkey) Dalmatius takes the title of Caesar.
  • 634: at the siege of Damascus, the Rashidun Arabs led by Khalid ibn al-Walid capture the city of Damascus, which was in the power of the Byzantine Empire.
  • 1356: in Poitiers (France), the English defeat the French (battle of Poitiers).
  • 1508: in the northwest of Scotland an earthquake of an approximate magnitude of 7 in the magnitude scale at the moment occurs, which is felt in England and Scotland.
  • 1526: in present-day Guanajuato (Mexico), the Spanish Nicolás de San Luis Montáñez founds the village of San Francisco de Acámbaro (current Acámbaro).
  • 1580: in Algiers, the Spanish writer Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra is released from captivity.
  • 1676: in the United States, the village of Jamestown (Virginia) is burned by the forces of the wealthy British character Nathaniel Bacon (1640-1676).
  • 1692: in Salem (United States) ―in the framework of the witchcraft trials in Salem―, farmer Giles Corey (71) dies after two days of crushing for not having pleaded guilty or innocent. Two days later his wife – who had pleaded not guilty – will be murdered for not admitting her guilt.
  • 1771: in Spain the Order of Carlos III is created, the highest Spanish civil decoration.
  • 1777: in Saratoga the first battle of Saratoga is fought.
  • 1783: in Versailles (France), the Montgolfier brothers make their first balloon flight.
  • 1812: In the context of the Spanish War of Independence, the allied coalition led by the Marquis of Wellington begins the siege of Burgos Castle, in the hands of the French.
  • 1821: in Peru, the Spanish lose the Callao fort, near Lima, under the attack of the Argentine general José de San Martín.
  • 1841: in Famaillá (province of Tucumán, in Argentina) the battle of Famaillá is fought.
  • 1862: in the framework of the Civil War of the United States, the unionist troops under the orders of General William Rosecrans defeat the Confederate forces of General Sterling Price (Battle of Iuka).
  • 1863: in the framework of the Civil War the battle of Chickamauga is fought.
  • 1868: in southern Spain the uprising in Cádiz against the monarchy of Isabel II of Spain broke out, leading to the revolution known as La Gloriosa.
  • 1870: in the framework of the Franco-Prussian War, the Germans initiate the siege of Paris. It will last 135 days.
  • 1870: After having invaded the Papal States, the Italian army leaves the siege of Rome, entering the city the next day.
  • 1873: in the United States, after the bankruptcy of the bank Jay Cooke & Co., the Second Black Friday happens that causes a great financial panic.
  • 1880: in Logroño (Spain) the Bretón de los Herreros Theater is inaugurated.
  • 1891: in Santiago de Chile, the President of the Republic, José Manuel Balmaceda, commits suicide when he was taking refuge in the Argentine embassy.
  • 1893: New Zealand enacts women’s suffrage.
  • 1895: in Jimaguayú (Cuba), the patriots promulgate the Constitution of Jimaguayú.
  • 1895: the Spanish cruise ship Sánchez Barcáiztegui sinks at the entrance to the port of Havana (Cuba); General Delgado Parejo perishes in the shipwreck.
  • 1899: in France, the public pardon to the French Jewish captain Alfred Dreyfus happens.
  • 1900: In the United States, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid commit their first robbery together.
  • 1902: in Mozambique, the Portuguese forces of the colony defeat and imprison the native chief Kubi, thus ending the rebellion that began in 1895 against Portuguese rule.
  • 1908: Gustav Mahler’s Seventh Symphony is premiered in Prague (until 1919 in the Austro-Hungarian Empire).
  • 1914: the zarzuela Alma Llanera is premiered in Venezuela, which included a joropo of the same name, currently considered a second Venezuelan national anthem.
  • 1915: in Chile, under the mandate of Ramón Barros Luco, September 19 was declared as the Day of the Glories of the Chilean Army.
  • 1919: Afghanistan becomes independent from the British Empire.
  • 1921: in Morocco, the rebel leader Abd el Krim proclaims the independence of the Rif Republic.
  • 1923: in Spain, King Alfonso XIII (1886-1941) issues a royal decree that prohibits the territories invaded by Spain from becoming independent.
  • 1926: in Milan (Italy) the Giuseppe Meazza Stadium is inaugurated with a meeting between AC Milan and Inter Milan.
  • 1928: in the United States, Walt Disney releases the first animated sound film.
  • 1929: in Mexico, José Vasconcelos Calderón, candidate for the Mexican presidency, emerges unscathed from an attack in which there were two deaths.
  • 1934: in the United States, Bruno Hauptmann is arrested for the kidnapping and murder of the son of the aviator Charles Lindbergh.
  • 1935: in Spain, the black market scandal produces a government crisis.
  • 1939: France and the United Kingdom reject Hitler’s peace proposal, who demands recognition of German territorial conquests.
  • 1940: in Poland, the military man Witold Pilecki is arrested and sent to the concentration camp from Auschwitz to get information and start the Jewish resistance in the concentration camps.
  • 1942: a holocaust happens in Brody (Ukraine); about 2,500 Jews are deported and annihilated by the Gestapo in the Belzec concentration camp.
  • 1944: Moscow and Finland celebrate an armistice.
  • 1946: at the University of Zurich (Switzerland), Winston Churchill’s speech founds the Council of Europe.
  • 1950: in Belgium, the Luxembourgish astronomer Sylvain Arend (1902-1992) discovers the asteroid Antilochus (1583).
  • 1952: in the United States – in full McCarthyism – the Government prohibits British actor Charles Chaplin from entering the country after his boat trip to England.
  • 1955: in Argentina, President Juan Domingo Perón presents his formal resignation from the presidency after being overthrown.
  • 1957: In the Nevada atomic test area (about 100 km northwest of the city of Las Vegas), at 8:59 a.m. (local time), the United States detonates an atomic bomb underground for the first time (273 m deep), Rainier, 1.7 kilotons. It is the 114th bomb out of 1,132 that the United States detonated between 1945 and 1992.
  • 1958: in Algeria, the Algerian Liberation Front constitutes a provisional Government of the Republic in exile, chaired by Ferhatí Abbas.
  • 1958: Over Area B7b of the Nevada Test Site, at 11:00 (local time) the United States detonates its 0.083-kiloton atomic bomb No. 162, Eddy, from a hot air balloon 150 meters above sea level. (By comparison, the Hiroshima bomb was rated at 13 kilotons.)
  • 1959: in the United States, Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev visits Disneyland.
  • 1960: in New York City (United States), Fidel Castro and his delegation leave the Shelburne Hotel due to the lack of guarantees for their safety, and settle in the Theresa Hotel, in the black district of Harlem.
  • 1968: in Mexico, the rector of UNAM (National Autonomous University of Mexico) protests the military occupation of Ciudad Universitaria and leads a demonstration, the first in which the rector of UNAM explicitly supports the student movement. The Chamber of Deputies, in the voice of its leader Luis Farías, attacks the rector Barros Sierra, who presents his resignation, without it being accepted. The Governing Board expressly asks him to remain at the head of UNAM.
  • 1970: in the Matteotti square, in Genoa (Italy), the Greek geology student Kostas Georgakis commits suicide by setting himself on fire as a protest against the Dictatorship of the Colonels (1967-1974) led by Georgios Papadópulos.
  • 1972: a letter bomb is used for the first time in London. The target is the Israeli embassy. A diplomat from that country dies.
  • 1973: in Sweden Carlos XVI Gustavo is crowned.
  • 1976: on the outskirts of Karatepe (Turkey), a Turkish Airlines Boeing 727 crashes into the Taurus Mountains, killing all 155 passengers on board.
  • 1976: in Sweden, a centrist, liberal and moderate coalition defeats the Social Democratic Party for the first time since 1932.
  • 1978: The Solomon Islands join the United Nations.
  • 1980: in Baikonur (Kazakhstan), the first Cuban cosmonaut, Arnaldo Tamayo Méndez (38), is launched into space on the Soviet Soyuz 38 spacecraft.
  • 1981: in Central Park in New York, the duo Simon and Garfunkel meets for a free recital.
  • 1982: in Pittsburgh (United States), Scott Fahlman publishes the first emoticons on the notice board of Carnegie Mellon University: 🙂 and 🙁 ..
  • 1983: Saint Kitts and Nevis – one of the Antilles islands – becomes independent from the British Empire.
  • 1985: in Mexico City at 7.19 am an earthquake of magnitude 8.1 occurs on the scale of magnitude at the moment. Destroy the city, leaving a total of more than 10,000 dead.
  • 1985: In the Mexican state of Chihuahua, Governor Óscar Ornelas presents his resignation due to the political conflicts that had started in that state in 1983.
  • 1985: on the island of Mindanao (Philippines), some 60 members of the Ata tribe commit suicide with insecticide on the orders of their guru Datu Mangayanon – desperate because he had not been able to convert tree leaves into banknotes -, who convinced them that this is how they could see the image of the god Yahweh.
  • 1985: Tipper Gore (Al Gore’s wife) and other politician wives form the ultra-conservative Music Resource Center for Parents, while Frank Zappa and other musicians are forced to testify in the United States Congress about obscenity in rock music.
  • 1985: in Costa Rica the Costa Rican Railway Institute (INCOFER) is created to manage all the railways.
  • 1988: At the Seoul Olympics, American diver Greg Louganis suffers a head injury in the preliminaries of the 3-meter trampoline specialty.
  • 1989: in Chad (Africa), a terrorist attack with an explosive destroys a French DC-10 (UTA Flight 772) in the air. All 171 occupants die.
  • 1991: near Volturno (Italian Alps), a few tourists Germans discover the remains of a human being, who will be baptized as Ötzi (who lived around 3300 BC).
  • 1991: Argentina – under the presidency of Carlos Menem – announces its withdrawal from the Movement of Non-Aligned Countries.
  • 1991: At the Nevada Test Site (about 105 km northwest of Las Vegas), the United States sets off the Distant Zenith atomic bomb, the 1120th atomic bomb of the 1132 that detonated that country between 1945 and 1992.
  • 1993: Bolivia qualifies for the FIFA World Cup to be held in the United States in 1994 by drawing 1-1 as a visitor against Ecuador.
  • 1994: Haiti is invaded by more than 24,000 American soldiers under the orders of President George Bush Sr.
  • 1995: American terrorist Unabomber gets his manifesto, entitled “Industrial Society and Its Future,” published in the Washington Post and New York Times.
  • 1997: in the province of Médéa (Algeria), terrorists from the Islamic Salvation Front kill 53 men, women and children (Guelb El-Kebir massacre) for supporting the Armed Islamic Group.
  • 1998: Julio Anguita says goodbye as general secretary of the Communist Party of Spain (PCE).
  • 1999: the Russian army prepares to invade Chechnya, with about 30,000 soldiers.
  • 2006: a military coup is perpetrated in Thailand, revoking the Constitution and introducing martial law.
  • 2012; Resolution 2068 of the United Nations Security Council on the protection of children in armed conflict is adopted.
  • 2015: in Miami (United States) it ends its broadcasts Sábado Gigante with Don Francisco, the longest-running program in the history of world television with 53 years on the air uninterruptedly.
  • 2017: Mexico: at 1:14:40 p.m., local time (6:14:40 p.m., GMT / UTC time), an earthquake of magnitude 7.1 occurs on the magnitude scale at the moment with an epicenter in the border area of ​​Morelos and Puebla, which completely destroyed several buildings in Mexico City. The earthquake occurred on the same day as a drill commemorating the 32nd anniversary of the 1985 earthquake.
  • 2018: The Japanese company Nintendo Company, Ltd. launches the online service Nintendo Switch Online for the Nintendo Switch platforms.

Who was Born “A Day as Today”?

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

September 19 – A Day as Today – Births

  • 86: Antonino Pío, Roman emperor between 138 and 161 (f. 161).
  • 866: Leo VI the Wise, Byzantine emperor between 886 and 912 (d. 1912).
  • 1377: Albert IV, Austrian aristocrat (d. 1404).
  • 1551: Henry III, Polish king between 1573 and 1574 and French between 1574 and 1589 (f. 1589).
  • 1683: Lorenz Heister, German botanist and surgeon (d. 1758).
  • 1749: Jean Baptiste Joseph Delambre, French mathematician and astronomer (d. 1822).
  • 1754: Louis Claude Marie Richard, French physician and botanist (d. 1821).
  • 1759 – William Kirby, British entomologist (d. 1850).
  • 1772: Vicente López, Spanish painter (f. 1850).
  • 1774: Giuseppe Gasparo Mezzofanti, cardinal and Italian linguist (d. 1849).
  • 1796 – Hartley Coleridge, British poet (d. 1849).
  • 1802: Lajos Kossuth, Hungarian politician and journalist (d. 1894).
  • 1803: Maria Ana de Savoya, Austrian empress and Hungarian and Bohemian queen (d. 1884).
  • 1804: Genaro Berón de Astrada, Argentine military and politician (f. 1830).
  • 1811: Orson Pratt, American religious leader (d. 1881).
  • 1813: Christian Heinrich Friedrich Peters, German astronomer (d. 1890).
  • 1825 – Henry Charles Lea, American historian (d. 1909).
  • 1826: Antonio Raimondi, Italian geographer, naturalist and explorer (d. 1890).
  • 1828: Fridolin Anderwert, Swiss politician (d. 1880).
  • 1828: Evaristo Madero Elizondo, Mexican military, businessman and politician (d. 1911).
  • 1844: Rufino José Cuervo, Colombian philologist (d. 1911).
  • 1853: Florentino Ameghino, Argentine naturalist, paleontologist, anthropologist and professor (d. 1911).
  • 1858: Lisandro Alvarado, Venezuelan physician, naturalist, historian, ethnologist and linguist (d. 1931).
  • 1867 – Arthur Rackham, British book illustrator (d. 1939).
  • 1873: Rudolf Charousek, Hungarian chess player (d. 1900).
  • 1886: Jenaro Sánchez Delgadillo, Mexican priest, martyr and saint (d. 1927).
  • 1887: Lynne Overman, American actor (d. 1943).
  • 1889: Sadie Delany, American physicist (d. 1999).
  • 1898: Giuseppe Saragat, Italian president (d. 1988).
  • 1900: Ricardo Cortez, American actor, singer and director (d. 1977).
  • 1901: Joe Pasternak, Hungarian producer (d. 1991).
  • 1901: Ludwig von Bertalanffy, Austrian biologist (d. 1972).
  • 1908: Mika Waltari, Finnish writer (d. 1979).
  • 1908: Tatsuo Shimabuku, Japanese karateka (d. 1975).
  • 1908: Robert Lecourt, French politician (d. 2004).
  • 1909: Ferdinand Anton Ernst Porsche, Austrian car designer (d. 1998).
  • 1910: Margaret Lindsay, American actress and singer (d. 1981).
  • 1911: William Golding, British novelist, poet and playwright; Nobel Prize in Literature (f. 1993).
  • 1912: Kurt Sanderling, Polish-German conductor and musician (d. 2011).
  • 1913: Frances Farmer, American actress and singer (d. 1970).
  • 1915: Germán Valdés, actor, singer and Mexican comedian (d. 1973).
  • 1916: Terence Tiller, poet and British radio producer (d. 1987).
  • 1917: Amalia Hernández, Mexican dancer and choreographer (d. 2000).
  • 1919: Edgardo Mercado Jarrín, Peruvian military and politician, prime minister between 1973 and 1975 (d. 2012).
  • 1919: Juan Barjola, Spanish painter (d. 2004).
  • 1920: Carmen Lazo, Chilean politician (f. 2008).
  • 1921: Paulo Freire, Brazilian educator, pedagogue and writer (f. 1997).
  • 1921: Ángel Liberal Lucini, Spanish admiral (d. 2006).
  • 1921: Odilio Urfé, Cuban conductor and musician.
  • 1922: Damon Knight, editor and critic of American science fiction (d. 2002).
  • 1922: Emil Zátopek, Czechoslovak athlete (d. 2000).
  • 1923: Rodrigo Riera, Venezuelan guitarist and composer (f. 1999).
  • 1926: Masatoshi Koshiba, Japanese physicist, 2002 Nobel laureate in physics.
  • 1926: James Lipton, American actor, producer and screenwriter (d. 2020).
  • 1926: Duke Snider, American baseball player and broadcaster (d. 2011).
  • 1927: Helen Carter, American singer, of the band The Carter Family (d. 1998).
  • 1927: Rosemary Harris, British actress.
  • 1928: Elvira Quintillá, Spanish actress (d. 2013).
  • 1928: Adam West, American actor (d. 2017).
  • 1930 – Muhal Richard Abrams, American pianist, composer, and educator.
  • 1931: Jean-Claude Carrière, French actor and screenwriter.
  • 1931: Genaro Ledesma Izquieta, Peruvian politician and writer (d. 2018).
  • 1932: Anabel Gutiérrez, Mexican film and television actress.
  • 1932: Stefanie Zweig, German writer (d. 2014).
  • 1933: David McCallum, British actor and singer, Iliá Kuriakin in Cipol’s Agent.
  • 1934: Brian Epstein, British manager, of the band The Beatles (d. 1967).
  • 1935: Encarna Sánchez, Spanish journalist (f. 1996).
  • 1936: Al Oerter, American athlete (d. 2007).
  • 1940: Caroline John, British actress (d. 2012).
  • 1940: Eduardo Mateo, Uruguayan musician and composer (d. 1990).
  • 1940: Bill Medley, American singer, of the band The Righteous Brothers.
  • 1940: Paul Williams, American singer-songwriter and actor.
  • 1941: Umberto Bossi, Italian politician.
  • 1941: Mama Cass (Ellen Naomi Cohen), American singer and musician, of the band The Mamas & the Papas (d. 1974).
  • 1941: Mariangela Melato, Italian actress (d. 2013).
  • 1942: Marina Mayoral, Spanish writer and teacher.
  • 1943: Joe Morgan, American baseball player and sportscaster.
  • 1944: Edmund Joensen, Faroese politician, 9th Prime Minister of the Faroe Islands.
  • 1945: David Bromberg, American singer-songwriter and guitarist.
  • 1945: José María Latorre, writer and critic of Spanish cinema (d. 2014).
  • 1946: Brian Henton, British racing driver.
  • 1947: Henry Bromell, American writer and screenwriter (d. 2013).
  • 1947: Lol Creme, British musician, of the bands 10cc and Art of Noise.
  • 1947: Tanith Lee, British writer (d. 2015).
  • 1948: Jeremy Irons, British actor.
  • 1949: Barry Scheck, American lawyer.
  • 1949: Twiggy, British model, actress and singer.
  • 1951: Carlos Carnicero, Spanish journalist.
  • 1951: Daniel Lanois, Canadian singer-songwriter, guitarist and producer.
  • 1951: Miguel Torruco Marqués, Mexican businessman and academic.
  • 1952: Rhys Chatham, American trumpeter, guitarist and composer.
  • 1952: Nile Rodgers, American guitarist, composer and producer.
  • 1953: Diana Maffía, Argentine politician and philosopher.
  • 1955: Dominique Arnaud, French cyclist (d. 2016).
  • 1956: José Ramón Alexanko, Spanish footballer.
  • 1956: Juan Manuel Fangio II, Argentine automobile pilot.
  • 1956: Helios Gómez, Spanish anti-Franco gypsy painter, poster artist and poet (d. 1901).
  • 1956: José Luis Doreste, Spanish sailor.
  • 1956: Amparo Grisales, Colombian actress, presenter and model.
  • 1958: Lucky Ali, Indian singer-songwriter and actor.
  • 1958: Lita Ford, Anglo-American singer, of the band The Runaways.
  • 1958: Kevin Hooks, American actor and director.
  • 1959: Karmelo C. Iribarren, Spanish poet.
  • 1960: Yolanda Saldívar, American assassin.
  • 1960: Ricardo Monreal Ávila, Mexican lawyer, politician and academic.
  • 1963: Silvia Martínez Cassina, Argentine journalist.
  • 1963: Jarvis Cocker, British musician, of the band Pulp.
  • 1963: Voro López, Spanish philologist.
  • 1963: David Seaman, British footballer.
  • 1963: Alexandra Silk, pornographic actress and American erotic model.
  • 1964: Kim Richards, American actress.
  • 1964: Trisha Yearwood, singer and American actress.
  • 1965: Helen Duval, Dutch porn actress.
  • 1965: Alexandra Vandernoot, Belgian actress.
  • 1965: Sunita Williams, American astronaut.
  • 1966: Eric Rudolph, American evangelical terrorist.
  • 1966: Yoshihiro Takayama, Japanese wrestler.
  • 1967: Aleksandr Karelin, Russian fighter and politician.
  • 1967: Mamoru Hosoda, Japanese director.
  • 1967: Mark Weir, British wrestler.
  • 1968: Jimmy Bower, American drummer and songwriter, of the band Eyehategod.
  • 1968: Jordi Núñez, Spanish handball player.
  • 1969: Candy Dulfer, Dutch saxophonist.
  • 1969: Conchita Franqui, Cuban opera singer.
  • 1969: Kostia Tsziu, Russian-Australian boxer.
  • 1969: Tapio Wilska, Finnish singer.
  • 1970: Takanori Nishikawa, Japanese singer.
  • 1970: Victor Williams, American actor.
  • 1970: Hilda Hidalgo, Costa Rican filmmaker.
  • 1971: Alfonso Reyes Cabanas, Spanish basketball player.
  • 1971: Sanaa Lathan, American actress.
  • 1972: Ashot Nadanian, Armenian chess player.
  • 1973: Nick Colgan, Irish footballer.
  • 1973: Cristiano da Matta, Brazilian Formula 1 driver.
  • 1973: Jeremy Lindsay Taylor, Australian actor.
  • 1973: David Zepeda, Mexican actor and singer.
  • 1973: Stéphane Porato, French footballer.
  • 1974: Jimmy Fallon, American actor, singer and presenter.
  • 1974: Francisco Pinoargotti, Ecuadorian comedian, actor and television presenter.
  • 1974: Victoria Silvstedt, Swedish model, actress and singer.
  • 1976: Raja Bell, American basketball player.
  • 1976: Alison Sweeney, American actress.
  • 1976: Jim Ward, American musician, of the bands At the Drive-In and Sparta.
  • 1977: Maria Rita, Brazilian singer.
  • 1977: Robert Moreno, Spanish soccer coach.
  • 1977: Tommaso Rocchi, Italian footballer.
  • 1977: Emil Sutovsky, Israeli chess player.
  • 1978: Michelle Alves, Brazilian model.
  • 1978: Nick Johnson, American baseball player.
  • 1978: Ramin Karimloo, Iranian-Canadian singer-songwriter, producer and actor.
  • 1978: Jorge López Montaña, Spanish footballer.
  • 1978: Mariano Puerta, Argentine tennis player.
  • 1978: Waylon Reavis, American musician.
  • 1980: Sara and Tegan Quin, Canadian singers, from the duo Tegan and Sara.
  • 1980: Dimitri Yachvili, French rugby player.
  • 1981: Javier Martín Blázquez, Spanish geological engineer, inventor of the petpercrete.
  • 1981: Damiano Cunego, Italian cyclist.
  • 1982: Eleni Daniilidou, Greek tennis player.
  • 1982: Cristina López, Salvadoran athlete and politician.
  • 1984: Amber Rayne, American porn actress (f. 2016).
  • 1984: Eva Marie, American professional wrestler.
  • 1984: Ángel Reyna, Mexican soccer player.
  • 1984: Kevin Zegers, Canadian actor.
  • 1985: Alun Wyn Jones, British rugby player.
  • 1985: Woodrow West, Belizean footballer.
  • 1985: Song Joong Ki, South Korean actor.
  • 1985: Renee Young, Canadian interviewer.
  • 1986: Martín Bravo, Argentine soccer player.
  • 1986: Leon Best, Irish footballer.
  • 1986: Gerald Ciolek, German cyclist.
  • 1986: Omar Khadr, Canadian terrorist.
  • 1986: Mandy Musgrave, American actress.
  • 1987: Danielle Panabaker, American actress.
  • 1987: Carlos Quintero, Colombian footballer.
  • 1987: Leonor Lavado, actress, comedian and Spanish impersonator.
  • 1988: Katrina Bowden, American actress.
  • 1988: Faye Reagan, American porn actress.
  • 1989: Tyreke Evans, American basketball player.
  • 1989: Lorenza Izzo, Chilean actress.
  • 1990: Evgeny Novikov, Russian racing driver.
  • 1990: Kieran Trippier, English footballer.
  • 1992: Deyver Vega, Costa Rican soccer player.
  • 1992: Diego Antonio Reyes, Mexican soccer player.
  • 1992: Brandley Kuwas, Dutch footballer.
  • 1993: Andrea Pereira, Spanish footballer.
  • 1995: Antonio Cotán, Spanish footballer.
  • 1995: Guillermo Fratta, Uruguayan soccer player.
  • 1996: Dejounte Murray, American basketball player.
  • 1997: Giovanny, Brazilian soccer player.
  • 1997: Erik Jirka, Slovak footballer.
  • 1997: Konrad Michalak, Polish footballer.
  • 1997: Luis Bonilla, Colombian footballer.

Who Left Us “A Day as Today”?

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

September 19 – A Day as Today – Deaths

  • 690: Theodore of Tarsus, English Archbishop (b. 602).
  • 1309: Alonso Pérez de Guzmán, soldier and Spanish aristocrat (b. 1256).
  • 1356: Pedro I, French aristocrat (b.1311).
  • 1356: Walter VI of Brienne, French constable (b.1304).
  • 1591: Alonso de Orozco, religious and Spanish writer (b.1500).
  • 1692: Giles Corey, murdered American farmer (b.1611).
  • 1710: Ole Rømer, Danish astronomer (b.1644).
  • 1761: Pieter van Musschenbroek, Dutch physicist (b.1692).
  • 1812: Mayer Amschel Rothschild, German banker (b. 1744).
  • 1818: Peter Olof Swartz, Swedish botanist (b. 1760).
  • 1843: Gaspard Gustave de Coriolis, French scientist and engineer (b. 1792).
  • 1866: Christian Hermann Weisse, German Protestant theologian (b.1801).
  • 1876: Donato Guerra, Mexican military and politician (b. 1832).
  • 1881: James A. Garfield, military man, politician and twentieth president of the United States (b. 1831).
  • 1891: José Manuel Balmaceda, Chilean president (b. 1840).
  • 1893: Alexander Tilloch Galt, French politician (b. 1817).
  • 1905 – Thomas John Barnardo, Irish philanthropist (b.1845).
  • 1906: Maria Georgina Gray, British writer (b.1816).
  • 1908: José Manuel Marroquín, former Colombian president, writer and statesman (b. 1827).
  • 1914: Charles de Vendeville, French swimmer (b. 1882).
  • 1920: Adrienne van Hogendorp-s ’Jacob, Dutch painter (b. 1857).
  • 1927: Michael Peter Ancher, Danish painter (b.1849).
  • 1935: Konstantin Tsiolkovski, Russian rocket scientist and engineer (b. 1857).
  • 1936: Vishnu Narayan Bhatkhande, Indian Hindu musicologist and singer (b. 1860).
  • 1938: Pauline Frederick, American actress (b. 1883).
  • 1942: Condé Nast, American publicist (b.1873).
  • 1944 – Guy Gibson, British aviator (b.1918).
  • 1949: George Shiels, Irish playwright (b. 1886).
  • 1949: Nikolaos Skalkottas, Greek composer (b.1901).
  • 1951: José Ribelles Comín, Valencian bibliographer and journalist (b. 1872).
  • 1956: Helios Gómez, artist and Spanish anarcho-syndicalist (b. 1905).
  • 1958: Rudolf Rocker, German anarchist (b.1873).
  • 1961: Juan Cristóbal González Quesada, Spanish sculptor (b. 1897).
  • 1964: Caracciolo Parra Pérez, Venezuelan politician (b. 1888).
  • 1965: Lionel Terray, French mountaineer (b.1921).
  • 1967: Zinaida Serebriakova, Russian painter (b. 1884).
  • 1968: Chester Carlson, American physicist, inventor and businessman (b.1906).
  • 1968: Red Foley, American singer, songwriter and actor (b.1910).
  • 1969: Rex Ingram, American actor (b.1895).
  • 1972: Robert Casadesus, French pianist and composer (b. 1899).
  • 1973: Gram Parsons, American singer, songwriter and guitarist, of the band The Byrds and The Flying Burrito Brothers (b. 1946).
  • 1973: Luis Marcelo Zelarayán, Argentine doctor (b.1914).
  • 1974: Cocomarola Transit, Argentine musician (b.1918).
  • 1975: Pamela Brown, British actress (b.1917).
  • 1978: Étienne Gilson, French philosopher and historian (b. 1884).
  • 1980: Ventura Gassol, Spanish poet and politician (b. 1893).
  • 1983: Ángel Labruna, Argentine soccer player and coach (b. 1918).
  • 1985: Ítalo Calvino, Italian writer (b. 1923).
  • 1985: Rafael Hernández Piedra, Mexican politician (b. 1919); earthquake victim.
  • 1985: Rockdrigo (Rodrigo González), Mexican composer (b.1950); earthquake victim.
  • 1987: Einar Gerhardsen, Norwegian politician and Prime Minister (b. 1897).
  • 1987: Américo Tomás, Portuguese politician and military man (b. 1894).
  • 1988: Carlos León Alvarado, Chilean writer (b.1916).
  • 1990: Hermes Pan, American choreographer (b.1909).
  • 1994: Alberto Closas, Argentine actor born in Spain (b. 1921).
  • 1995: Orville Redenbacher, American botanist (b.1907).
  • 1996: Néffer Kröger, Uruguayan musicologist and concert performer (d. 1925).
  • 1997: Rich Mullins, American singer (b.1955).
  • 1998: Patricia Hayes, British actress (b.1909).
  • 1998: Mariano Martín, Spanish soccer player (b.1919).
  • 1999: José J. Veiga, Brazilian writer and journalist (b. 1915).
  • 2000: Ricardo J. Bermúdez, Panamanian writer (b. 1914).
  • 2000: Ann Doran, American actress (b.1911).
  • 2002: Robert Guéï, Ivorian politician, 3rd President of the Ivory Coast (b. 1941).
  • 2002: Duncan Hallas, British Trotskyist activist (b.1925).
  • 2003: Slim Dusty, Australian singer-songwriter, guitarist and producer (b.1927).
  • 2004: Skeeter Davis, American singer, of the band The Davis Sisters (b. 1931).
  • 2004: Eddie Adams, American photographer (b. 1933).
  • 2006: Danny Flores, American singer, songwriter and saxophonist, of the band The Champs (b.1929).
  • 2006: Roy Schuiten, Dutch cyclist (b.1950).
  • 2006: Mario Villanueva, Chilean soccer player.
  • 2006: Elizabeth Allen, American actress (b.1929).
  • 2007: Antoine Ghanem, Lebanese politician (b.1943).
  • 2009: Adam Goldstein, American DJ (b.1973).
  • 2010: Domingo Biojó (Sixto Antonio Cabana Guillén), Colombian guerrilla (b.1965).
  • 2010: Buddy Collette, American jazz saxophonist, clarinetist, flutist and composer (b.1921).
  • 2010: José de Jesús Gudiño Pelayo, Mexican lawyer and jurist (b.1943).
  • 2010: Joseph Kruskal, American mathematician and statistician (n. 1928).
  • 2010: José Antonio Labordeta, Spanish singer-songwriter, teacher, writer, presenter and politician (b. 1935).
  • 2010: László Polgár, Hungarian opera singer (b.1947).
  • 2011: Dolores Hope, and American singer and philanthropist. (n.1909).
  • 2012: Víctor Cabedo, Spanish cyclist (b. 1989).
  • 2012: Rino Ferrario, Italian footballer (b.1926).
  • 2012: Cecil Gordon, American racing driver (b.1941).
  • 2012: Itamar Singer, Romanian-Israeli writer and historian (b.1946).
  • 2013: Amidou, Moroccan actor (b.1935).
  • 2013: Gerrie Mühren, Dutch footballer (b.1946).
  • 2013: Hiroshi Yamauchi, Japanese businessman, former president of Nintendo (b.1927).
  • 2017: José Salcedo Palomeque, Spanish film editor (b.1949).
  • 2019: Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, former President of Tunisia (b.1936).
  • 2019: María Rivas, Venezuelan Latin jazz singer-songwriter (b.1960).
  • 2020: Donald M. Kendall, CEO of Pepsi Cola and PepsiCo. American businessman and political adviser (b.1921).

What is Celebrated “A Day as Today”?

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

September 19 – A Day as Today – Celebration

  • International Talk Like a Pirate Day
  • Argentina:
    • Preceptor’s Day
  • Chile:
    • Armed Force Day
  • Slovakia:
    • Day of the First Public Appearance of the Slovak National Council
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis:
    • Independence Day.

Catholic Santoral “A Day as Today”

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

September 19 – A Day as Today – Catholic Santoral

  • Saint Jenaro de Benevento, bishop and martyr (4th century)
  • Saint Trophimus of Sinada, martyr
  • Saints Peleo, Nilo, Elijah and Patermucio of Palestine, martyrs (310)
  • Saint Eustochius of Tours, bishop (461)
  • Saint Sécuano de Cestre, priest and abbot (6th century)
  • Saint Marian of Bourges, hermit (6th century)
  • Saint Goeric of Metz, bishop (642)
  • Saint Theodore of Canterbury, bishop (690)
  • Saint Pomposa of Córdoba, virgin and martyr (853)
  • Saint Lantbert of Freising, bishop (957)
  • Saint Ciríaco de Buonvicino, abbot (1030)
  • Saint Arnulf of Gap, bishop (1075)
  • Saint Mary of Cervelló, virgin (1290)
  • Saint Alonso de Orozco, priest (1591)
  • Saint Charles Hyon Song-mun, martyr (1846)
  • Saint Mary Guillerma Emilia de Rodat, virgin and foundress (1852)
  • Blessed Jacinto Hoyuelos González, martyr (1936)
  • Blessed Francisca Cualladó Baixauli, virgin and martyr (1936)
  • Blessed María de Jesús de la Yglesia y de Varo, María Dolores Aguiar-Mella y Díaz and Consuelo Aguiar-Mella y Díaz, virgins and martyrs (1936)
  • Virgin of the Salette.

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

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Prediction your zodiac sign with Dorian / Image Credit: p2722754

September 19 – A Day as Today – Zodiac Sign

♍ Virgo:

Famous & Celebrities People Born “A Day as Today”

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September 19 – A Day as Today – Today’s Famous Birthdays

  • 1940 – Bill Medley, American singer, of the band The Righteous Brothers.
  • 1940 – Paul Williams, American singer-songwriter and actor.
  • 1941 – Umberto Bossi, Italian politician.
  • 1941 – Mama Cass, American singer and musician, of the band The Mamas & the Papas.
  • 1946 – Brian Henton, British racing driver.
  • 1947 – Lol Creme, British musician, of the bands 10cc, and Godley & Creme.
  • 1948 – Jeremy Irons, British actor.
  • 1949 – Twiggy, British model.
  • 1951 – Carlos Carnicero, Spanish journalist.
  • 1952 – Gunnar Hökmark, Swedish politician.
  • 1952 – Nile Rodgers, American composer.
  • 1953 – Diana Maffía, Argentine politician and philosopher.
  • 1955 – Richard Burmer, American composer (d. 2006).
  • 1955 – Dominique Arnaud, French cyclist.
  • 1956 – José Ramón Alexanko, Spanish footballer.
  • 1956 – Helios Gómez, Spanish painter, poster artist and poet.
  • 1956 – José Luis Doreste, Spanish sailor.
  • 1958 – Kevin Hooks, American actor and director.
  • 1958 – Lita Ford, American singer.
  • 1959 – Karmelo C. Iribarren, Spanish poet.
  • 1963 – Jarvis Cocker, British musician, of the band Pulp.
  • 1963 – David Seaman, British footballer.
  • 1964 – Trisha Yearwood, American singer.
  • 1965 – Alexandra Vandernoot, Belgian actress.
  • 1966 – Yoshihiro Takayama, Japanese wrestler.
  • 1967 – Gonzalo Rivera, Bolivian journalist.
  • 1967 – Alexander Karelin, Russian wrestler.
  • 1967 – Mark Weir, British wrestler.
  • 1968 – Lila Downs, Mexican singer.
  • 1968 – Jordi Núñez, Spanish handball player.
  • 1969 – Tapio Wilska, Finnish singer.
  • 1970 – Takanori Nishikawa, Japanese singer.
  • 1970 – Victor Williams, American actor.
  • 1971 – Alfonso Reyes Cabanas, Spanish basketball player.
  • 1971 – Sanaa Lathan, American actress.
  • 1973 – Nick Colgan, Irish footballer.
  • 1973 – Cristiano da Matta, Brazilian Formula 1 driver.
  • 1973 – Jeremy Lindsay Taylor, Australian actor.
  • 1974 – Jimmy Fallon, American actor.
  • 1974 – Victoria Silvstedt, Swedish model.
  • 1976 – Raja Bell, American basketball player.
  • 1976 – Alison Sweeney, American actress.
  • 1976 – Jim Ward, American musician, of the bands At the Drive-In and Sparta.
  • 1978 – Mariano Puerta, Argentine tennis player.
  • 1978 – Michelle Alves, Brazilian model.
  • 1978 – Jorge López Montaña, Spanish footballer.
  • 1980 – Carlos Gurpegi Nausia, Spanish footballer.
  • 1980 – Sara and Tegan Quin, Canadian singers, from the duo Tegan and Sara.
  • 1981 – Damiano Cunego, Italian cyclist.
  • 1982 – Eleni Daniilidou, Greek tennis player.
  • 1982 – Cristina López, Salvadoran athlete.
  • 1984 – Kevin Zegers, Canadian actor.
  • 1985 – Woodrow West, Belizean footballer.
  • 1986 – Gerald Ciolek, German cyclist.
  • 1986 – Mandy Musgrave, American actress.
  • 1987 – Danielle Panabaker, American actress.
  • 1989 – Tyreke Evans, American basketball player.
  • 1990 – Saki Fukuda, Japanese singer and actress.
  • 1992 – Deyver Vega, Costa Rican soccer player.

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