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September 15th is the 258th day of the year (259th day in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 107 days remaining until the end of the year.
On this page, we have placed information about September 15th, 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 15th
1254 Marco Polo
1649 Titus Oates (minister - fabricated the Popish Plot to kill King Charles II)
1857 William Howard Taft (27th US President, US Supreme Court Justice)
1881 Ettore Bugatti (automobile designer)
1890 Agatha Christie (author)
1904 Umberto II (last King of Italy 1946)
1907 Fay Wray (actress)
1940 Norman Spinrad (author)
1944 Graham Taylor (soccer manager)
1946 Oliver Stone (film director)
1946 Tommy Lee Jones (actor)
1955 Renzo Rosso (fashion designer, businessman - co-founded Diesel Clothing)
1961 Dan Marino (American football player)
1972 Jimmy Carr (comedian)
1975 Tom Dolan (swimmer)
1977 Tom Hardy (actor)
1979 Sophie Dahl (model)
1984 Prince Henry "Harry" (British royal)
2017 The Cassini-Huygens space probe ends its 13-year mission by entering Saturn's atmosphere.
September 15th in History
1812 French Grande Armée of Emperor Napoleon reaches the Kremlin in Moscow.
1835 HMS Beagle with Charles Darwin on board reaches the Galápagos Islands.
1873 The last German troops leave France after the Franco-Prussian War.
1894 Japan defeats China in the Battle of Pyongyang in the First Sino-Japanese War.
1916 Britain introduces tanks into warfare at the Battle of the Somme.
1935 Germany adopts a new national flag, based on the Nazi swastika symbol.
1935 Germany adopts the Nuremberg Laws, stripping Jews of citizenship.
1950 US forces stage at amphibious landing at Incheon in the Korean war.
1952 The United Nations gives Eritrea to Ethiopia.
1983 (Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin resigns.
2008 Lehman Brothers (one of the world's largest financial services companies) files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
September 15th is also
Battle Of Britain Day (UK).
Independence Day (Costa Rica})
Independence Day (El Salvador)
Independence Day (Guatemala)
Independence Day (Honduras)
Independence Day (Nicaragua)
Respect for the Aged Day (Japan) - Now held on the 3rd Monday in September
People born on September 15th are Virgo
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