September Equinox is the moment when the Sun crosses the equator and makes its journey Southward.
This can occur between September 21 and 24.
19 BCRoman poet Virgil (Aeneid) born Near Mantua, Cisalpine Gaul, Roman Republic.
King Edward II of England dies in Berkeley Castle, Gloucestershire.
Dominican friar Girolamo Savonarola born in Ferrara, Duchy of Ferrara in the Holy Roman Empire.
His influence brought about the bonfire of the vanities in response to the excesses of renaissance Florence.
The First French Republic was proclaimed.
The National Convention also abolishes the monarchy.
The prophet Moroni appears to Joseph Smith for the first time according to Mormon beliefs.
Author H.G. Wells (War of the Worlds) born in Bromley, Kent, England.
The Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus editorial is published in the New York Sun.
Animator Chuck Jones (Bugs Bunny) born in Spokane, Washington.
Jazz and rock keyboard player and composer Don Preston (Mothers of Invention)born in Flint, Michigan.
Singer-songwriter and poet Leonard Cohen born in Montreal, Canada.
J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit published.
Writer Stephen King (The Stand) born in Portland, Maine.
Comedian/actor Bill Murray born in Wilmette, Illinois.
Movie producer Ethan Coen (Miller's Crossing) born in Minneapolis, Minnesota.