17 September 2019 – History, Holiday, Birthday and News – India

17 September 2019 – History of Today

  • September 17 is the 260th day of the year (261st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. 105 days remain until the end of the year.
  • September 16 – Eastern Orthodox liturgical calendar – September 18.
  • September 17, 1969 is a studio album by Brazilian bossa nova singer Astrud Gilberto, released on Verve Records in 1969. The album was recorded at Century Sound Studios, New York City, New York.
  • 1922 – Dutch cyclist Pete Moskops becomes world champion.
  • 1923 – The fiery fire in Berkeley causes severe devastation in California. In it, 640 buildings, including 584 homes built intensively in the northern neighborhood of the campus of the University of California, were hit by fire.

Holidays and observances

  • Marathwada Liberation Day (Maharashtra)
  • Teachers’ Day (Honduras)
  • Batman Day, an annual observance begun by DC Comics on September 17, 2013
  • Australian Citizenship Day

Birthday

  • Narendra Modi – Prime Minister of India Government
  • Vance Borgely – American author, novelist, playwright, journalist, and essayist

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