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17 Memorable Events That Took Place In The History Of September

Hello, guys! The month of August has been full of roller coaster ride for most of us, full of good and bad moments. Usually, it is! How is September treating you so far? It's been just a week it has started and it is hard to comment anything about the month so far.

But there have been many bizarre things that happened in the month of September in the past. Here is the compilation of such events. Have a look!

Well, you're welcome in advance!

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17 Memorable Events That Took Place In The History Of September

17 Memorable Events That Took Place In The History Of September

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1. King Louis XIV of France died. 

1. King Louis XIV of France died. 

On Sept 1, 1715, The Sun King who had ruled since the age of 5 years died, he was followed by his 5-year-old great-grandson Louis XV.

2. Edgar Rice Burroughs, the creator of the Tarzan Of the Apes, was born in Chicago on Sept 1, 1875. 

2. Edgar Rice Burroughs, the creator of the Tarzan Of the Apes, was born in Chicago on Sept 1, 1875. 

3. Rocky Marciano was born in Brockton, Massachusetts. 

3. Rocky Marciano was born in Brockton, Massachusetts. 

The legendary boxing champion, Rocky was born on Sept 1, 1923. The only undefeated champion got retired in 1956. In 1969, he died in a plane crash.

4. On Sept 2, 1752, Britishers began using the Gregorian calendar and ended the use of Julian calendar.  

4. On Sept 2, 1752, Britishers began using the Gregorian calendar and ended the use of Julian calendar.  

5. The Island of Manhattan was discovered by Henry Hudson on Sept 4, 1609. 

5. The Island of Manhattan was discovered by Henry Hudson on Sept 4, 1609. 

6. The Town Of The Queen Of The Angels was found. 

6. The Town Of The Queen Of The Angels was found. 

On Sept 4, 1781, Spanish Governor of California, Felipe de Neve discovered the City Of Los Angeles near the Native site of the American Village, Yang-Na.

7. On Sept 5, 1997, Mother Teresa died at the age of 87 in Kolkata. 

7. On Sept 5, 1997, Mother Teresa died at the age of 87 in Kolkata. 

8. After 322 years, Brazil declared its independence from Portugal on Sept 7, 1822. 

8. After 322 years, Brazil declared its independence from Portugal on Sept 7, 1822. 

9. Queen Elizabeth I was born in Greenwich Palace.  

9. Queen Elizabeth I was born in Greenwich Palace.  

On Sept 7, 1533, Queen Elizabeth I was born. She was the daughter of King Henry VIII. Just at the age of 25, she ascended the throne. During her rule, Britain became the world power.

10. On Sept 9, 1776, Continental Congress changed the name Of American Nations to 'The United States.'

10. On Sept 9, 1776, Continental Congress changed the name Of American Nations to 'The United States.'

11. On Sept 11, 2001, the worst terrorist attack took place in the history of the US. 

11. On Sept 11, 2001, the worst terrorist attack took place in the history of the US. 

Four large passenger jets were hijacked and then crashed by the Mideast terrorist groups. At least 3,000 people were killed. Two of the Jets which were departed for Los Angeles from Boston were rerouted to New York City where they were directed into the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center. Another Jet piloted into Pentagon Building, Washington, D.C. and the fourth jet was crashed into the field in Pennsylvania.

12. On Sept 14, 1901, President William McKinley died. 

12. On Sept 14, 1901, President William McKinley died. 

13. British author, Agatha Christie was born on Sept 15, 1890.

13. British author, Agatha Christie was born on Sept 15, 1890.

14. After 269 years, Chile declared its independence from Spain on Sept 18, 1810. 

14. After 269 years, Chile declared its independence from Spain on Sept 18, 1810. 

15. New Zealand became the first country to grant women right to vote on Sept 19, 1893. 

15. New Zealand became the first country to grant women right to vote on Sept 19, 1893. 

16. On Sept 23, 1991, Armenia declared its independence from the Soviet Union. 

16. On Sept 23, 1991, Armenia declared its independence from the Soviet Union. 

17. Portuguese navigator, Juan Rodriguez discovered California on Sept 28, 1542.  

17. Portuguese navigator, Juan Rodriguez discovered California on Sept 28, 1542.  

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