September 23rd: What is special about this date?

September 23rd marks the 266th day of the Gregorian calendar year (or the 267th in case of leap years). There are 99 days remaining until the end of the year. Discover famous birthdays on September 23rd, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to September 23rd and what happened on September 23rd in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about September 23rd.


September 23rd: what famous birthdays are on this date?

On September 23rd there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Floella Benjamin
    Floella Benjamin (1949)

    Floella Benjamin is a British businesswoman, entrepreneur, actress, and television presenter, best known for her work in children's...

  • Romy Schneider
    Romy Schneider (1938)

    Internationally known german actress.

  • Julio Iglesias
    Julio Iglesias (1943)

    Iglesias, a spanish singer and the master of love songs, is the guinness world record holder for selling 100 million albums.

  • Anthony Mackie
    Anthony Mackie (1978)

    Anthony mackie is an american actor known for his roles in the marvel cinematic universe, particularly as the character falcon.

  • Jason Alexander
    Jason Alexander (1959)

    American actor in the hit tv series "seinfeld.

  • Elizabeth Peña
    Elizabeth Peña (1959)

    American actress and director (d. 2014.

  • Kip Pardue
    Kip Pardue (1976)

    American actor and model.

  • Eleonora Rossi Drago
    Eleonora Rossi Drago (1925)

    Italian sensual leading lady, italian sensual leading lady.

  • Colin Blakely
    Colin Blakely (1930)

    Bangor, north ireland -- actor.

  • Keri Lynn Pratt
    Keri Lynn Pratt (1978)

    American actress.

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September 23rd: who died on this date?

On September 23rd the following celebrities died:

  • Juliette Gréco
    Juliette Gréco (2020)

    French singer who has been onscreen since the 1940s as a leading lady in films such as "the sun also rises," bonjour tristesse, "the night...

  • Bob Fosse
    Bob Fosse (1987)

    American choreographer, dancer and director of film with a 40-year career.

  • Chief Dan George
    Chief Dan George (1981)

    Actor (harry & tonto: little big man) dies at 82.

  • Sigismund Freud (1939)

    Founder of psychoanalysis.

  • Geryl Sayers (2020)

    Legendary NFL running back.

  • Sircharles Kao (2018)

    Pioneering entrepreneur in the technology industry.

  • Fujiko Fujio (1996)

    Renowned manga artist known for creating iconic series such as Doraemon.

  • Zygmunt Freud (1939)

    An Austrian neurologist and the founder of psychoanalysis, a clinical method for treating psychopathology through dialogue between a patient...

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September 23rd: what zodiac sign is associated with this date?

On September 23rd, the zodiac sign associated with this date is Libra according to the Western Zodiac.

Libra zodiac sign

September 23rd: what is special about the Libra sign?

The Libra sign encompasses people born between September 23rd and October 22nd.

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

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


September 23rd: what happened on this date in history?

Here's what happened on September 23rd in history:

  • Sep 23, 1922: B Brechts Drum in the Night, premieres in Germany
  • Sep 23, 1936: Giants Carl Hubbell notches his 16th en route to 24 consecutive wins
  • Sep 23, 1955: Pakistan signs Pact of Baghdad
  • Sep 23, 1964: Fiddler on the Roof with Zero Mostel premieres in New York City
  • Sep 23, 1967: Greek Colonels regime frees ex-premier Georgios Papandreou
  • Sep 23, 1970: Abdul Razak bin Hussain becomes Premier of Malaysia
  • Sep 23, 1976: Ford-Carter TV debate
  • Sep 23, 1989: Blue Jays bat out of order against Brewers in 6th inning
  • Sep 23, 1992: 1st female to play in a NHL exhibition game (Manon Rheaume, goalie) for Tampa Bay Lightning - gives up 2 goals on 9 attempts in 1 period
  • Sep 23, 1997: Seattle Mariners break record for most HRs in a year
  • Sep 23, 2015: Colombian conflict (1964-1999): Juan Manuel Santos, President of Colombia, and Timoleon Jimenez, leader of FARC will announce a deal for justice for the 50-year-old conflict.
  • Sep 23, 2018: In the Democratic Republic of the Congo, rebels killed 23 civilians and four soldiers. It was close to an Ebola epidemic that had struck Beni, eastern Congo.

What day of the year is September 23rd?

September 23rd marks the 266th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (or the 267th in case of leap years).

There are 99 days remaining until the end of the year.

September 23rd is the 23rd day of the month of September.