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Famous birthdays, deaths and events of September 1


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Birthdays
  • 1286 - Elisabeth Richeza of Poland, Queen of Poland (d. 1335)
  • 1566 - Edward Alleyn, English actor (d. 1626)
  • 1588 - Henry II, Prince of Condé
  • 1651 - Nataliya Kyrillovna Naryshkina, Tsaritsa of Russia (d. 1694)
  • 1653 - Johann Pachelbel, German composer (d. 1706)
  • 1711 - William IV, Prince of Orange (d. 1759)
  • 1795 - James Gordon Bennett, Sr.
  • 1854 - Engelbert Humperdinck, German composer (d. 1921)
  • 1855 - Innokenty Annensky, Russian poet (d. 1909)
  • 1866 - James J. Corbett, American heavyweight boxer (d. 1933)
  • 1871 - J. Reuben Clark, Jr.
  • 1875 - Edgar Rice Burroughs, American writer (d. 1950)
  • 1883 - Didier Pitre, French Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1934)
  • 1884 - Sigurd Wallén, Swedish actor and filmdirector (d. 1947)
  • 1887 - Blaise Cendrars, Swiss writer (d. 1961)
  • 1889 - Richard Arlen, American actor (d. 1976)
  • 1895 - Chembai Vaidyanatha Bhagavatar, Indian musician (d. 1974)
  • 1897 - Andy Kennedy, Irish footballer (d. 1963)
  • 1899 - Andrei Platonov, Russian writer (d. 1951)
  • 1904 - Johnny Mack Brown, American actor (d. 1974)
  • 1905 - Elvera Sanchez, Puerto Rican dancer (d. 2000)
  • 1906 - Franz Biebl, German composer (d. 2001)
  • 1908 - Amir Elahi, Pakistani cricketer (d. 1980)
  • 1919 - Ossie Dawson, South African cricketer
  • 1920 - Richard Farnsworth, American actor (d. 2000)
  • 1921 - Willem Frederik Hermans, Dutch writer (d. 1995)
  • 1921 - Madhav Mantri, Indian cricketer
  • 1922 - Yvonne De Carlo, Canadian-born actress (d. 2007)
  • 1922 - Vittorio Gassman, Italian actor (d. 2000)
  • 1923 - Rocky Marciano, American boxer (d. 1969)
  • 1923 - Kenneth Thomson, 2nd Baron Thomson of Fleet
  • 1925 - Art Pepper, American musician (d. 1982)
  • 1928 - George Maharis, American actor
  • 1929 - Anne Ramsey, American actress (d. 1988)
  • 1931 - Boxcar Willie, American country musician (d. 1999)
  • 1933 - Conway Twitty, American singer (d. 1993)
  • 1937 - Al Geiberger, American golfer
  • 1937 - Ron O'Neal, American actor
  • 1939 - Lily Tomlin, American actress and comedian
  • 1941 - Graeme Langlands, Australian rugby league footballer
  • 1942 - C. J. Cherryh, American writer
  • 1943 - Don Stroud, American actor
  • 1945 - Mustafa Balel, Turkish writer
  • 1946 - Greg Errico, American drummer (Sly & the Family Stone)
  • 1946 - Barry Gibb, English singer (Bee Gees)
  • 1950 - Dr. Phil McGraw, American talk show host
  • 1951 - David Bairstow, England cricketer (d. 1998)
  • 1952 - Phil Hendrie, American radio personality
  • 1953 - Beau Billingslea, American voice actor
  • 1953 - Ted Petty, American professional wrestler (d. 2002)
  • 1954 - Dave Lumley, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1955 - Bruce Foxton, English bassist (The Jam)
  • 1957 - Gloria Estefan, Cuban/American singer
  • 1958 - Armi Aavikko, Finnish singer (d. 2002)
  • 1961 - Bam Bam Bigelow, American professional wrestler (d. 2007)
  • 1962 - Ruud Gullit, Dutch footballer
  • 1962 - Tony Cascarino, Irish footballer
  • 1963 - Stephen Kernahan, Australian rules footballer
  • 1963 - Carola Smit, Dutch singer
  • 1964 - Brian Bellows, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1964 - Cécilia Rhode, Swedish model
  • 1964 - Ray D'Arcy, Irish DJ and TV presenter
  • 1966 - Tim Hardaway, American basketball player
  • 1968 - Mohammed Atta, Egyptian terrorist (d. 2001)
  • 1969 - Henning Berg, Norwegian footballer
  • 1970 - Hwang Jung-min, South Korean actor
  • 1970 - Padma Lakshmi, Indian actress
  • 1970 - Mitsou, Quebec singer
  • 1970 - Vanna, Croatian singer
  • 1971 - Ricardo Antonio Chavira, American actor
  • 1971 - Joe Enochs, American soccer player
  • 1971 - Yoshitaka Hirota, Japanese composer
  • 1971 - Lââm, French singer
  • 1971 - Jimmy Snuka, Jr.
  • 1971 - Hakan Şükür, Turkish footballer
  • 1972 - Doug Williams, British professional wrestler
  • 1973 - Ram Kapoor, Indian actor
  • 1973 - J. D. Fortune, Canadian singer (INXS)
  • 1973 - Zach Thomas, American football player
  • 1974 - Jason Taylor, American football player
  • 1975 - Scott Speedman, English-born actor
  • 1975 - Natalie Bassingthwaighte, Australian actress and singer
  • 1975 - Omar Rodriguez-Lopez, Puerto Rican guitarist
  • 1975 - Cuttino Mobley, American basketball player
  • 1976 - Marcos Ambrose, Australian racing driver
  • 1976 - Erik Morales, Mexican boxer
  • 1976 - Jada Fire, American porn actress
  • 1976 - Polly Shannon, Canadian actress
  • 1976 - Sebastián Rozental, Chilean footballer
  • 1976 - Clare Connor, England Woman cricketer
  • 1977 - Aaron Schobel, American football player
  • 1977 - Raffaele Giammaria, Italian racing driver
  • 1977 - Shoshana Bean, American stage actress
  • 1977 - Aamir Ali, Indian television actor
  • 1977 - David Albelda, Spanish footballer
  • 1978 - Max Vieri, Australian soccer player
  • 1979 - James O'Connor, Irish footballer
  • 1980 - Chris Riggott, English footballer
  • 1980 - Sammy Adjei, Ghanaian footballer
  • 1981 - Clinton Portis, American football player
  • 1981 - Adam Quick, Australian basketball player
  • 1982 - Ryan Gomes, American basketball player
  • 1982 - Paul Dumbrell, Australian racing driver
  • 1982 - Jeffrey Buttle, Canadian figure skater
  • 1983 - José Antonio Reyes, Spanish footballer
  • 1984 - Joseph Trohman, American musician (Fall Out Boy)
  • 1984 - Nick Noble, American soccer player
  • 1985 - Camile Velasco, Filipino-American singer
  • 1986 - Gaël Monfils, French tennis player
  • 1986 - Anthony Allen, English rugby union player
  • 1987 - Dann Hume, New Zealand musician (Evermore)
  • 1988 - Gabriel Ferrari, American soccer player
  • 1988 - Mushfiqur Rahim, Bangladeshi cricketer
  • 1989 - Juliana Lohmann, Brazilian actress
  • 1993 - Ilona Mitrecey, French singer
  • 1994 - Bianca Ryan, American singer


Deaths
  • 1067 - Baldwin V of Flanders,
  • 1256 - Kujo Yoritsune, Japanese shogun (b. 1218)
  • 1414 - William de Ros, 7th Baron de Ros
  • 1581 - Guru Ram Das, fourth Sikh Guru (b. 1534)
  • 1943 - Charles Atangana, Cameroonian chief (b. 1880)
  • 1953 - Bernard O'Dowd, Australian poet (b. 1866)
  • 1957 - Dennis Brain, English musician (b. 1921)
  • 1967 - Siegfried Sassoon, English poet (b. 1886)
  • 1969 - Drew Pearson, American newspaper columnist (b. 1897)
  • 1970 - François Mauriac, French writer
  • 1977 - Ethel Waters, American singer (b. 1896)
  • 1981 - Albert Speer, Nazi official (b. 1905)
  • 1981 - Ann Harding, American actress (b. 1901)
  • 1985 - Stefan Bellof, German race car driver (b. 1957)
  • 1985 - Jay Youngblood, American wrestler (b. 1955)
  • 1986 - Murray Hamilton, American actor (b. 1923)
  • 1989 - A. Bartlett Giamatti, American baseball commissioner (b. 1938)
  • 1994 - Boris Malenko, American professional wrestler (b. 1933)
  • 1998 - Józef Krupiński, Polish poet (b. 1930)
  • 1998 - Cary Middlecoff, American golfer (b. 1921)
  • 2001 - Brian Moore British sports commentator, (b. 1932)
  • 2004 - Ahmed Kuftaro, Grand Mufti of Syria (b. 1915)
  • 2005 - R. L. Burnside, American musician (b. 1926)
  • 2005 - Thanos Leivaditis, Greek actor (b. 1934)
  • 2006 - Warren Mitofsky, American pollster (b. 1934)
  • 2008 - Don LaFontaine, American voice actor (b. 1940)
  • 2012 - Hal David, American lyricist (b. 1921)

Events
  • 462 - Possible start of first Byzantine indiction cycle.
  • 1355 - Tvrtko I writes in castro nostro Vizoka vocatum from old town Visoki.
  • 1532 - Lady Anne Boleyn is made Marchioness of Pembroke by her fiancé, King Henry VIII of England.
  • 1644 - Battle of Tippermuir, Montrose defeats Elcho's Covenanters, reviving Royalist cause.
  • 1752 - The Liberty Bell arrives in Philadelphia.
  • 1763 - Catherine II of Russia endorses Ivan Betskoy's plans for a Foundling Home in Moscow
  • 1772 - Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa founded in San Luis Obispo, California.
  • 1804 - Juno, one of the largest main belt asteroids, was discovered by German astronomer Karl Ludwig Harding.
  • 1807 - Former US Vice President Aaron Burr is acquitted of treason.
  • 1836 - Narcissa Whitman, one of the first white women to settle west of the Rocky Mountains, arrives at Walla Walla, Washington.
  • 1859 - A solar superstorm affects electrical telegraph service.
  • 1862 - American Civil War: Battle of Chantilly
  • 1864 - American Civil War: Confederate General John Bell Hood evacuates Atlanta, Georgia after a four-month siege by General Sherman.
  • 1870 - Franco-Prussian War: Battle of Sedan is fought, resulting in a decisive Prussian victory.
  • 1873 - Cetshwayo ascends to the throne as king of the Zulu nation following the death of his father Mpande.
  • 1875 - A murder conviction effectively forces the violent Irish anti-owner coal miners, the "Molly Maguires", to disband.
  • 1894 - Great Hinckley Fire: A forest fire in Hinckley, Minnesota, kills more than 400 people.
  • 1897 - The Boston subway opens, becoming the first underground rapid transit system in North America.
  • 1902 - A Trip to the Moon, considered one of the first science fiction films, is released in France.
  • 1905 - Alberta and Saskatchewan join the Canadian confederation.
  • 1906 - The International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI) is established.
  • 1914 - St. Petersburg, Russia changes its name to Petrograd.
  • 1914 - The last passenger pigeon, a female named Martha, dies in captivity in the Cincinnati Zoo.
  • 1923 - The Great Kantō earthquake devastates Tokyo and Yokohama, killing about 105,000 people.
  • 1928 - Ahmet Zogu declares Albania to be a monarchy and proclaims himself king.
  • 1934 - SMJK Sam Tet was founded by Father Fourgs from the St. Michael Church, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia.
  • 1939 - World War II: Nazi Germany attacks Poland, beginning the war. (See Invasion of Poland.)
  • 1939 - George C. Marshall becomes Chief of Staff of the United States Army.
  • 1939 - The Wound Badge for Wehrmacht, SS, Kriegsmarine, and Luftwaffe soldiers is instituted. The final version of the Iron Cross was also instituted on this date.
  • 1939 - Switzerland mobilizes its forces and the Swiss Parliament elects Henri Guisan to head the Swiss Army (an event that can happen only during war or mobilization).
  • 1951 - The United States, Australia and New Zealand sign a mutual defense pact, called the ANZUS Treaty.
  • 1961 - The Eritrean War of Independence officially begins with the shooting of the Ethiopian police by Hamid Idris Awate
  • 1962 - Channel Television launches to 54,000 households in the Channel Islands.
  • 1964 - Indian Oil Corporation formed after merging Indian Oil Refineries and Indian Oil Company.
  • 1969 - A revolution in Libya brings Col. Muammar al-Gaddafi to power, which was later transferred to the People's Committees.
  • 1970 - Attempted assassination of King Hussein of Jordan by Palestinian guerillas, who attacked his motorcade.
  • 1972 - In Reykjavík, Iceland, American Bobby Fischer beats Russian Boris Spassky and becomes the world chess champion.
  • 1974 - The SR-71 Blackbird sets (and holds) the record for flying from New York to London: 1 hour 54 minutes and 56.4 seconds.
  • 1979 - The American space probe Pioneer 11 becomes the first spacecraft to visit Saturn when it passes the planet at a distance of 21,000 km.
  • 1980 - Terry Fox's Marathon of Hope ends in Thunder Bay, Ontario.
  • 1981 - A coup d'état in the Central African Republic overthrows President David Dacko.
  • 1982 - Canada adopts a Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms as part of its Constitution.
  • 1982 - The United States Air Force Space Command is founded.
  • 1983 - Cold War: Korean Air Flight 007 is shot down by a Soviet Union jet fighter when the commercial aircraft enters Soviet airspace. All 269 on board are killed, including United States Congressmen Lawrence McDonald.
  • 1985 - A joint American-French expedition locates the wreck of the RMS Titanic.
  • 1990 - The Communist Labour Party of Turkey/Leninist is founded, following a split from the Communist Labour Party of Turkey.
  • 1991 - Uzbekistan declares independence from the Soviet Union
  • 2004 - The Beslan school hostage crisis begins when armed terrorists take hundreds of school children and adults hostage in the Russian town of Beslan in North Ossetia.
  • 2005 - Seven members and former members of the AFL-CIO form a new trade union organization, the Change to Win Federation.
  • 2006 - Luxembourg became the first country to complete the move to all digital television broadcasting.


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