September 22nd: What is special about this date?

September 22nd marks the 265th day of the Gregorian calendar year (or the 266th in case of leap years). There are 100 days remaining until the end of the year. Discover famous birthdays on September 22nd, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to September 22nd and what happened on September 22nd in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about September 22nd.


September 22nd: what famous birthdays are on this date?

On September 22nd there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Tatiana Maslany
    Tatiana Maslany (1985)

    Tatiana maslany is a canadian tv actress known for her role in the tv series orphan black, where she played multiple characters with...

  • Frazer Hines
    Frazer Hines (1944)

    Frazer hines is a british actor best known for his role as jamie mccrimmon in the long-running science fiction television series doctor who.

  • Tom Felton
    Tom Felton (1987)

    Tom felton is a british actor best known for his role as draco malfoy in the harry potter film series.

  • Joan Jett
    Joan Jett (1958)

    American rock guitarist, singer-songwriter, producer, and actress.

  • Benoît Poelvoorde
    Benoît Poelvoorde (1964)

    Belgian comedian and actor, alain de greef was born to a driver/grocer.

  • Ornella Vanoni
    Ornella Vanoni (1934)

    Ornella vanoni is an italian singer known for her soulful voice and her contributions to the italian music scene.

  • Billie Piper
    Billie Piper (1982)

    Billie piper is an english actress and singer, best known for her role as rose tyler in the television series doctor who.

  • Jericho Rosales
    Jericho Rosales (1979)

    Filipino actor known for his roles in various TV shows and movies.

  • Rupert Penry-Jones
    Rupert Penry-Jones (1970)

    English actor.

  • Shari Belafonte
    Shari Belafonte (1954)

    American singer and actress.

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September 22nd: who died on this date?

On September 22nd the following celebrities died:

  • Marcel Marceau
    Marcel Marceau (2007)

    Marceau, french pantomime actor, actor, author and creator of "bip", the internationally recognized white-faced clown, was awarded two...

  • Eddie Fisher
    Eddie Fisher (2010)

    American crooner from the 1950's.

  • Dorothy Lamour
    Dorothy Lamour (1996)

    American actress who made the sarong a household name in 1936's "the jungle princess", her first film.

  • Edward Albert
    Edward Albert (2006)

    American actor, born to margo and eddie albert.

  • Marion Davies
    Marion Davies (1961)

    American actress.

  • Durga Khote
    Durga Khote (1991)

    Renowned Indian actress known for her work in Hindi and Marathi cinema.

  • Gordon Jump
    Gordon Jump (2003)

    American actor, mostly on television.

  • Yogi Berra (2015)

    Yogi Berra was an American professional baseball catcher, manager, and coach who played 19 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) and is...

  • Gera Kuznetsov (2015)

    Influential politician who served as a key figure in diplomatic relations.

  • See all famous people who died on September 22nd


September 22nd: what zodiac sign is associated with this date?

On September 22nd, the zodiac sign associated with this date is Virgo according to the Western Zodiac.

Virgo zodiac sign

September 22nd: what is special about the Virgo sign?

The Virgo sign encompasses people born between August 23rd and September 22nd.

You can discover Virgo's personality traits and attitude and Virgo's most and least compatible signs.

If you're a Virgo born in September discover why September born are so special.


September 22nd: what happened on this date in history?

Here's what happened on September 22nd in history:

  • Sep 22, 1927: Yanks Earle Coombs hits 3 triples
  • Sep 22, 1934: An explosion takes place at Gresford Colliery in Wales, leading to the deaths of 266 miners and rescuers.
  • Sep 22, 1947: Dodgers clinch NL pennant
  • Sep 22, 1955: (ITV) Commercial TV begins in England
  • Sep 22, 1964: Fiddler on the Roof opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 3242 performances
  • Sep 22, 1970: US President Richard Nixon requests 1,000 new FBI agents for college campuses.
  • Sep 22, 1989: Cards outfielder Leon Durham suspended for 60 days due to drugs
  • Sep 22, 1992: Heavy storm in South France, 34 die
  • Sep 22, 1997: Elton John releases Diana tribute Candle in the Wind 1997
  • Sep 22, 2012: 2012 diplomatic missions attack
  • Sep 22, 2015: 2015 Burkinabe coup de etat: The army from Burkina Faso arrives at Ouagadougou in an attempt to oust the Presidential Guard, which staged the coup. (BBC). The coup leaders released President Michel Kafando, Prime Minister Yacouba Zida after the army entered Ouagadougou's capital. Negotiations continue to seek a peaceful solution between the head of the army, and the leader in the presidential guard.
  • Sep 22, 2018: 2018 Ahvaz military parade assault: Four unidentified gunmen dressed in military uniforms opened fire on a military parade commemorating the Iran-Iraq War. The parade was held in Ahvaz Khuzestan, Iran. It saw 25 people killed and 60 injured. Both Ahvaz National Resistance and the Islamic State claim responsibility.

What day of the year is September 22nd?

September 22nd marks the 265th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (or the 266th in case of leap years).

There are 100 days remaining until the end of the year.

September 22nd is the 22nd day of the month of September.


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