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Events of September 24th:
September 24th is the 267th day of the year (268th day in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 98 days remaining until the end of the year.
On this page, we have placed information about September 24th, including famous people born on, historical events that occurred on, holidays and observances that fall on, and astrological connections of, this day.
Famous People born on September 24th:
15 Vitellius (Roman Emperor 69)
1870 Georges Claude (engineer, inventor)
1883 Franklin Clarence Mars (businessman, founder of Mars. Incorporated)
1896 F. Scott Fitzgerald (author)
1911 Konstantin Chernenko (Soviet leader)
1923 Fats Navarro (trumpet player)
1936 Jim Henson (creator the "The Muppets")
1941 Linda McCartney (photographer, singer)
1942 Gerry Marsden (singer, guitarist - Gerry and the Pacemakers)
1946 Jerry Donahue (guitarist, music producer)
1959 Theo Paphitis (businessman)
1961 Jack Dee (comedian)
1962 Ally McCoist (soccer player and manager)
1980 John Arne Riise (soccer player)
1980 Victoria Pendleton (cyclist)
September 24th in History:
768 Charlemagne is crowned King of the Franks.
1664 Dutch Republic surrenders New Amsterdam (today part of New York City) to England.
1890 The Church of Latter-day Saints (the Mormon Church) officially renounces polygamy.
1906 President Theodore Roosevelt declares Devil's Tower the first US National Monument.
1946 Cathay Pacific Airways is founded.
1948 Honda Motor Company formed.
1960 The world's first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, the USS Enterprise, is launched.
1968 "60 Minutes" debuts on CBS.
1968 Guinea-Bissau declares its independence from Portugal.
1979 Compu-Serve offers the first consumer internet email service.
September 24th is also:
Independence Day (Guinea-Bissau)
Heritage Day (South Africa)
Republic Day (Trinidad and Tobago)
People born on September 24th are Libra
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