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Calendar for September 19th, 2013

Full Harvest Moon

The Harvest Moon is the full Moon nearest the autumnal equinox and is bright enough to allow finishing all the harvest chores. See more about the Harvest Moon.

Every Year

  • Born : Hermione Granger (character in Harry Potter series)

  • 1830s

  • Born 1839: George Cadbury (chocolate manufacturer)

  • 1860s

  • Born 1867: Arthur Rackham (artist)

  • 1870s

  • 1876: Bissell carpet sweeper patented

  • 1880s

  • Died 1881: James Garfield (20th U.S. president)

  • 1890s

  • Born 1894: Rachel Field (children's author)

  • Born 1895: JB Rhine (psychologist)

  • 1900s

  • Born 1905: Leon Jaworski (lawyer)

  • Born 1909: Ferdinand Porsche (Austrian auto-manufacturer)

  • 1910s

  • Born 1911: William Golding (author)

  • 1920s

  • Born 1922: Emil Zatopek (distance runner)

  • Born 1928: Adam West (actor)

  • 1930s

  • Born 1932: Mike Royko (journalist)

  • 1934: Bruno R. Hauptmann charged with kidnap-murder of Lindbergh baby

  • Born 1934: Brian Epstein (manager of The Beatles)

  • 1940s

  • Born 1943: Joe Morgan (baseball player)

  • Born 1948: Jeremy Irons (actor)

  • Born 1949: Ernie Sabella (actor)

  • Born 1949: Leslie "Twiggy" Lawson (model)

  • 1950s

  • Born 1950: Joan Lunden (journalist)

  • 1960s

  • 1961: On a return trip from Canada, while in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, Betty and Barney Hill claimed to have been abducted for two hours by a UFO. After going public with their story, the two gained worldwide notoriety. The incident is the first fully documented case of alien abduction.

  • Born 1964: Trisha Yearwood (singer)

  • 1970s

  • Born 1974: Jimmy Fallon (actor)

  • 1980s

  • 1986: Anti-AIDS drug AZT first became available, on a "compassionate use" basis

  • Born 1987: Danielle Panabaker (actress)

  • 2000s

  • 2003: Frogs' eggs fell from the sky in Berlin, Connecticut


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