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Latin Dating Review

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Asian Dating Review

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Celebrating September 2nd

Holidays and Observances

  • Tibet: Democracy Day
  • Transnistria: Independence day
  • Nagorno-Karabakh Republic: Independence day
  • Vietnam: National Day - Annual holiday commemorating the Vietnam Declaration of Independence from France, after the Japanese occupation ended during World War II, on September 2, 1945.
  • German Empire: Sedantag - Former semi-official memorial holiday commemorating King Wilhelm of Prussia's victory in the Battle of Sedan (1870). The de facto holiday was last celebrated in 1918 as it was decided by the new German government after the signing of the Treaty of Versailles in mid 1919, that celebrations of Sedantag would no longer take place.

Today In History

  • 1666 - London: The Great Fire of London broke out and burned for three days. It destroyed nearly 400 acres of the city, over 13,000 houses and buildings including old St Paul's Cathedral.
  • 1901 - U.S. Presidents: Vice President of the United States Theodore Roosevelt utters the famous phrase, "Speak softly and carry a big stick" at the Minnesota State Fair.
  • 1935 - Natural Disasters: The Labor Day Hurricane of 1935 hits the Florida Keys killing 423.
  • 1945 - World War II: Japan formally surrendered as the Instrument of Surrender of Japan is signed by Japanese Foreign Minister Mamoru Shigemitsu and accepted in ceremonies aboard the battleship USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay.
  • 1969 - Technology: Chemical Bank installed the first ATM in the U.S. at its branch in Rockville Centre, New York. The first ATMs were designed to dispense a fixed amount of cash when a user inserted a specially coded card with a magnetic stripe.

Current Birthdays

  • Terry Bradshaw, 66, American football player, sportscaster, and actor (Football Hall of Fame)
  • Mark Harmon, 63, American actor, director, and producer (NCIS)
  • Eric Dickerson, 55, American football player and sportscaster (Football Hall of Fame)
  • Keanu Reeves, 50, Lebanese-Canadian actor, director, and musician
  • Salma Hayek, 48, Mexican-American actress, director, and producer

Historic Birthdays

  • Albert Spalding, 1850, American baseball player, manager, and businessman, co-founded the Spalding Sporting Goods Company
  • Adolph Rupp, 1901, American basketball player and coach (Basketball Hall of Fame)
  • Allen Drury, 1918, American author (Advise and Consent)
  • Mel Stuart, 1928, American director and producer (Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory)
  • Christa McAuliffe, 1948, American educator and astronaut (Space Shuttle Challenger disaster)

Deaths

  • Ho Chi Minh, 1969, Vietnamese Communist revolutionary leader and politician, 1st President of Vietnam
  • J. R. R. Tolkien, 1973, South African-English philologist and poet (The Hobbit)
  • Steven Nicolas Romero aka Jay Youngblood, 1985, American professional wrestler
  • Allen Drury, 1998, American author (Advise and Consent)
  • Bob Mathias, 2006, American decathlete and politician, two-time Olympic gold medalist

 


 

 

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