How long until September 16, 2021 ?
There are 233 days until September 16, 2021
Famous birthdays of September 16
- (2012) Liva Lagardère
- (2005) Princess Jalilah bint Ali: of Jordan.
- (2003) Aidan Hamilton: American child of noted dad, champion...
- (2002) Bella Robertson: Reality Star.
- (2001) Lucy Vallely: Blogger.
Holidays and feasts of September 16
- Mexico - Independence Day (from Spain; proclaimed 1810, recognised 1821, instituted 1825; See Fiestas Patrias)
- Also see September 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Cyprian, Pope Cornelius, Saint Ludmila
- In ancient Greece, the third day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the initiates walked to the sea at Phaleron and purified themselves in the water.
- Papua New Guinea - Independence Day (from Australia, 1975)
Facts of September 16
- (1940) Samuel T Rayburn of Texas elected speaker of the US House of Representatives.
- (2007) Greek voters go to the polls for the Greek legislative election, 2007. The ruling New Democracy Party wins the election, with 98% of the votes counted, gaining 41.9% of the vote and 152 seats over 38.1% and 102 seats for the socialist PASOK party. The Communist Party wins 8.1% and 22 seats, over 5% and 14 seats for Radical Left Coalition and 3.7% and 10 seats for Popular Orthodox Rally (LAOS), a Far-Right party. (ERT) (AFP)
- (2006) Hurricane Lane strengthens to a Category 3 hurricane with nearly 125 mph winds as it approaches Mexico's Pacific coast. (CNN): Hurricane Lane has weakened to a Category 1 hurricane after striking the Pacific coast of Mexico. (AP via Yahoo! News)
- (2009) The Somalian Islamist group Al-Shabaab call for reinforcements after a U.S. raid killed its leader Saleh Ali Saleh Nabhan. (Reuters)
- (1943) Soviet army under general Vatutin reconquer Romny
September 16 over the years: how did the world look like on September 16 in the past 120 years ?
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