September 03 Holidays

September 03 Holidays & National Days & Fun Days | September 03 Calendar

September 3rd Daily Holidays include:

  • Bowling League Day – September 3, 2023 (First Sunday in September)
  • National Skyscraper Day
  • National Welsh Rarebit Day
  • Penny Press Day
  • Pet Rock Day – September 3, 2023 (First Sunday in September)
  • U.S. Bowling League Day – September 3, 2023 (First Sunday in September)

September 03: Famous Birthdays

  • September 03, 1923 – Glen Bell, American businessman who founded Taco Bell (d. 2010)
  • September 03, 1986 – Shaun White, American snowboarder, skateboarder and guitarist, three time Olympic gold medalist

September 03: Historical Events

  • September 03, 301 – Saint Marinus founds San Marino which is one of the smallest nations in he world and is the world’s oldest republic still in existence
  • September 03, 1189 – Richard I of England (known as Richard “the Lionheart”) is crowned at Westminster
  • September 03, 1666 – During the Great Fire of London, the Royal Exchange burns down
  • September 03, 1777 – During the Battle of Cooch’s Bridge during the American Revolutionary War, the Flag of the United States is flown in battle for the first time
  • September 03, 1783 – The American Revolutionary War ends with the signing of the Treat of Paris by the United States and the Kingdom of Great Britain
  • September 03, 1812 – Twenty-four settlers are killed in the Pigeon Roost Massacre in Indiana
  • September 03, 1838 – Future abolitionist Frederick Douglass escapes from slavery
  • September 03, 1855 – During the American Indian Wars, under U.S. General William S. Harney, 700 soldiers in Nebraska avenge the Grattan massacre by attacking a Sioux village and killing 100 men, women and children
  • September 03, 1878 – On the River Thames in London, the crowded boat Princess Alice collides with the Bywell Castle and over 640 die
  • September 03, 1925 – The USS Shenandoah, the United States’ first American built rigid airship was destroyed in a squall line over Noble County, Ohio, killing fourteen of the 42 man crew
  • September 03, 1939 – During World War II, France, the United Kingdom, New Zealand and Australia declare war on Germany after the invasion of Poland
  • September 03, 1939 – During World War II, the United Kingdom and France begin a naval blockade of Germany that lasts until the end of the war
  • September 03, 1944 – Anne Frank (Diary of Anne Frank) and her family are place on the last transport train from the Westerbork transit camp to the Auschwitz concentration camp
  • September 03, 1945 – Following the Victory over Japan Day, a three-day celebration begins in China
  • September 03, 1971 – Quatar becomes an independent state
  • September 03, 1994 – Russia and the People’s Republic of China agree to de-target their nuclear weapons against each other
  • September 03, 1997 – Vietnam Airlines Flight 815 crashes on approach into Phnom Penh airport, killing 64
  • September 03, 2004 – Beslan school siege in Russia ends with over 330 fatalities, including 186 children
  • September 03, 2017 – North Korea conducts its sixth and most powerful nuclear test

September 03: Music Events

  • September 03, 1968 – Ringo Starr returns to The Beatles after quitting during the White Album sessions
  • September 03, 1982 – Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak throws the US Festival in hopes of uniting people through music and technology. 200,000 people show up for the three day event featuring Fleetwood Mac, The Police and the Grateful Dead
  • September 03, 1982 – Do You Really Want to Hurt Me? by the Culture Club is released in the UK
  • September 03, 1990 – George Michael release his second solo album, Listen Without Prejudice

September 03: Astrological Sign

The Astrological Sign for September 03 is Virgo.

September Birthstone:

What is the September Birthstone? Sapphire

The September birthstone is sapphire – a gem that’s been cherished for thousands of years.


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