Today in History, English
Today in History, English

104905September 14Event786 – "Night of the three Caliphs": Harun al-Rashid becomes the Abbasid caliph upon the death of his brother al-Hadi. Birth of Harun's son al-Ma'mun.
104906September 14Event1180 – Battle of Ishibashiyama in Japan.
104907September 14Event1607 – Flight of the Earls from Lough Swilly, Donegal, Ireland.
104908September 14Event1682 – Bishop Gore School, one of the oldest schools in Wales, is founded.
104909September 14Event1741 – George Frideric Handel completes his oratorio Messiah
104910September 14Event1752 – The British Empire adopts the Gregorian calendar, skipping eleven days (the previous day was September 2).
104881September 13Death2013 – Robert J. Behnke, American biologist and academic (b. 1929)
104882September 13Death2013 – Rick Casares, American football player (b. 1931)
104883September 13Death2013 – Luiz Gushiken, Brazilian union leader and politician (b. 1950)
104884September 13Death2013 – Jimmy Herman, Canadian actor (b. 1940)
104885September 13Death2013 – Salustiano Sanchez, Spanish-American super-centenarian (b. 1901)
104886September 13Death2013 – Patti Webster, American minister, publicist, and author (b. 1964)
104887September 13Death2014 – Benjamin Adekunle, Nigerian general (b. 1936)
104888September 13Death2014 – Helen Filarski, American baseball player (b. 1924)
104889September 13Death2014 – Milan Galić, Serbian footballer (b. 1938)
104890September 13Death2014 – Frank Torre, American baseball player and manager (b. 1931)
104891September 13Death2015 – Vivinho, Brazilian footballer (b. 1961)
104892September 13Death2015 – Erma Bergmann, American baseball player (b. 1924)
104893September 13Death2015 – Brian Close, English cricketer and coach (b. 1931)
104894September 13Death2015 – Moses Malone, American basketball player and sportscaster (b. 1955)
104895September 13Death2015 – Gary Richrath, American guitarist, songwriter, and producer (REO Speedwagon) (b. 1949)
104896September 13Holiday and observanceChristian feast day:Feast of the Cross (Assyrian Church of the East)AiméAmeJohn ChrysostomSeptember 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics).
104897September 13Holiday and observanceDay of the Programmer, during a non-leap year. (International)
104898September 13Holiday and observanceDía de los Niños Héroes (Mexico)
104899September 13Holiday and observanceEngineer's Day (Mauritius)
104900September 13Holiday and observanceEpulum Jovis, celebrated on the Ides of September, during the Ludi Romani. (Roman Empire)
104901September 13Holiday and observanceInternational Chocolate Day
104902September 14Event81 – Domitian becomes Emperor of the Roman Empire upon the death of his brother Titus.
104903September 14Event326 – Helena of Constantinople discovers the True Cross and the Holy Sepulchre (Jesus's tomb) in Jerusalem.
104904September 14Event629 – Emperor Heraclius enters Constantinople in triumph after his victory over the Persian Empire.

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