How long until September 16, 2020 ?
There are 283 days until September 16, 2020
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) Lenni Kim: Pop Singer.
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
- (2015) PKK attacks kill five Turkish police officers in the southeastern Mardin and Hakkâri provinces. The Turkish Army claims to have killed nine militants. (Daily Sabah), (Reuters via Daily Star)
- (1941) World War II: concerned that Reza Pahlavi the Shah of Persia is about to ally his petroleum-rich empire with Nazi Germany during World War II, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union invade Iran in late August and force the Shah to abdicate in favor of his son, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi.
- (1974) Bob Dylan records Blood on the Tracks
- (2009) José Manuel Barroso is re-elected as President of the European Commission, by Members of the European Parliament. (BBC News) (Angola Press)
- (2018) The Sunspot Solar Observatory in New Mexico is set to reopen on Monday after being closed due to "an on-going law enforcement investigation of criminal activity that occurred at Sacramento Peak" in which "a suspect in the investigation potentially posed a threat to the safety of local staff and residents". (CNET)
September 16 over the years: how did the world look like on September 16 in the past 120 years ?
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