1991 - German tourists discovered Otzi the Iceman near the border of Austria and Italy
1959 - Disneyland banned Soviet Union leader Nikita Khrushchev from visiting due to security reasons
1957 - The United States has their first underground nuclear bomb testing as part of Operation Plumbbob
1944 - The continuation War is ended when Finland and Soviet Union sign an Armistice
1893 - Women in New Zealand are given the right to vote by the Electoral Act of 1893
This Day In Business
1950 - In Japan, the first electronic computer is created by a team led by Hideo Yamachito.
1952 - J. Edgar Hoover barred Charlie Chaplin from re-entering the United States.
1596 - The City of Monterrey in New Spain is founded by Diego de Montemayor.
1988 - Greg Louganis suffers concussion after hitting head on springboard during summer Olympics
September 19th Holiday
International Talk Like a Pirate Day - Playful holiday, where people are encourage to use common pirate phrases, such as "ahoy, matey!."
Today's Birthday Trivia
She wrote several of her children's works, including Heartbeat and Love That Dog, in verse. Who is she?
Today's Birthday Horoscope
Learn about people born on this day by reading the September 19 Birthday Horoscope.
Famous Birthdays iPhone App
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