All About September 23rd
Holidays, Horoscope and Trivia
September 23rd Holidays
- Celebrate Bisexuality Day
- National Checkers Day
- National Dogs in Politics Day
- National Great American Pot Pie Day
- National Snack Stick Day
- Restless Legs Awareness Day
- Teal Talk Day
September 23 Horoscope is Libra
- Date range: September 23 – October 22
- Element: Air
- Quality: Cardinal
- Color: Pink, Green
- Ruler: Venus
- Lucky Numbers: 4, 6, 13, 15, 24
- Personality Traits: Cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, stable, common sense, social but upsets easily, holds grudges, plays the victim
- Famous Libras: Neve Cambell, Kate Winslet, Jesse Eisenberg, Sigourney Weaver, Hugh Jackman, Matt Damon, Naomi Watts, Will Smith, Viggo Mortenson, Zac Effron, Gwyneth Paltrow, Clive Owen, Hillary Duff, Tim Robbins, John Krasinski, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Alicia Silverstone, Susan Surandon, Eminem, Elisabeth Shue.
September 23rd Trivia
- 1806 – Lewis and Clark return to St. Louis after exploring the Pacific Northwest of the United States.
- 1846 – Astronomers Urbain Jean Joseph Le Verrier, John Couch Adams and Johann Gottfried Galle collaborate on the discovery of Neptune.
- 1889 – Nintendo Koppai (Later Nintendo Company, Limited) is founded by Fusajiro Yamauchi to produce and market the playing card game Hanafuda.
- 1909 – The Phantom of the Opera (original title: Le Fantôme de l’Opéra), a novel by French writer Gaston Leroux, is first published as a serialization in Le Gaulois.
- 1920 – Mickey Rooney, American actor, singer, director, and producer is born in Brooklyn, New York City, U.S.
- 1943 – Julio Iglesias, Spanish singer-songwriter, was born in Madrid, Spain.
- 1949 – Bruce Springsteen, American singer-songwriter and guitarist was born in Long Branch, New Jersey.
- 1959 – George Alexander, who plays George on Seinfeld was born in
- 1962 – The Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts opens in New York City.
- 1971 – Sean Spicer, 30th White House Press Secretary was born in Manhasset, New York.
- 1980 – Bob Marley plays what would be the last concert of his life in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
- 2002 – The first public version of the web browser Mozilla Firefox (“Phoenix 0.1”) is released.
- 2004 – Over 3,000 people die in Haiti after Hurricane Jeanne produces massive flooding and mudslides.