2021 Daily Holidays that fall on September 29, include:
Banned Websites Awareness Day - September 29, 2021 (Last Wednesday in September)
Broadway Musicals Day
Happy Goose Day
International Coffee Day
Mutation Day - (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
National Attend Your Grandchild's Birthday Day
National Biscotti Day
National Coffee Day
National Mocha Day
National Poisoned Blackberries Day
National Women's Health & Fitness Day - September 29, 2021 (Last Wednesday in September)
World Heart Day
World School Milk Day - September 29, 2021 (Last Wednesday in September)
2021 Weekly Holidays that include September 29, are:
Banned Books Week - September 26 - October 2, 2021 (Last Week in September)
International Sand Sculpting Championship - September 24 - October 3, 2021
International Week of the Deaf - September 26 - October 2, 2021 (Week that has the last Sunday in September)
National Chimney Safety Week - September 26 - October 2, 2021 (Week before Fire Prevention Week)
National Dog Week - September 26 - October 2, 2021 (Last Week of September)
National Drive Electric Week (Formerly National Plug In Week) - September 25 - October 3, 2021
National Fall Foliage Week - September 26 - October 2, 2021 (Begins on the Last Sunday in September)
National Hispanic Heritage Weeks - September 15, 2021 - October 15, 2021 (Starts on September 15 and ends on October 15th each year)
National Keep Kids Creative Week - September 26 - October 2, 2021 (Last Week of September)
North American International Auto Show (Detroit) - September 24 - October 9, 2021
Remember to Register to Vote Week - September 26 - October 2, 2021 (Last Week in September)
Sea Otter Awareness Week - September 26 - October 2, 2021 (Last Week of September)
Shemini Atzeret - Evening of September 27 - Evening of September 29, 2021
Simchat Torah - Evening of September 28 - Evening of September 29, 2021
World Dairy Expo - September 28 - October 2, 2021
World Hearing Aid Awareness Week - September 26 - October 2, 2021 (Last Week in September)
2021 Monthly Holidays that include September 29, are:
There are too many monthly holidays to include here, so please check out our September Holidays page to see all of the holidays that are celebrated the entire month of September.
A page on each holiday will be coming soon and linked above.
If a date is a movable holiday, that is different every year, I'll include the year as well as the date rule above. Otherwise, the holiday falls on the same date each year.
World Festivals and Events (Date Order)
Oktoberfest - September 18, 2021 - October 3, 2021 Beer Festival in Munich, Germany. This festival is now held all over the World. Also, check out our Holidays in Germany page!
The Astrological Sign for September 29 is Libra.
Birth Flower of the Month
The Birth Flower(s) for the Month of September are:
Aster - symbols of powerful love.
Morning Glory - simple symbols of affection.
The Birthstone(s) for September is Sapphires:
Sapphires have a centuries long association with royalty and romance, and September's birthstone jewelry incorporates beautiful sapphire gems.
1786 - Guadalupe Victoria, Mexican general, lawyer and politician who was the 1st President of Mexico (d. 1843)
1907 - Gene Autry, American singer, actor, and businessman (d. 1998)
1915 - Vincent DeDomenico, American businessman who founded the Napa Valley Wine Train (d. 2007)
1923 - Stan Berenstain, American author and illustrator (The Berenstain Bears) (d. 2005)
1942 - Madeline Kahn, American actress and singer (Young Frankenstein) (d. 1999)
1955 - Ann Bancroft, American explorer and author
1986 - Prince George Valdemar of Denmark (b. 1920)
1987 - Henry Ford II, American businessman (b. 1917)
2010 - Tony Curtis, American actor (b. 1925)
2020 - Helen Reddy, Australian singer and actress (b. 1941)
Famous Weddings and Divorces
1930 - Singer Bing Crosby marries actress Dixie Lee
1933 - NY Yankees first baseman Lou Gehrig marries Eleanor Twitchell
1979 - Actress Isabella Rossellini marries director Martin Scorsese
Quote of the Day
Today, September 29th is National Coffee Day! Enjoy!
Recipe of the Day or a Healthy Diet Habit Tip of the Day
Pumpkin chili is a new twist for those cooler fall evenings. The pumpkin puree thickens up the chili and gives it a nice flavor. It's a healthy diet habit that will allow you to add in more fruit to your diet, in a stealthy healthy way! Yes, it is technically a fruit.
Get the Recipe for Pumpkin Chili from Kerry's Healthy Diet Habits Website!
This Day in History
1717 - Much of the city's architecture is destroyed when an earthquake hits Antigua Guatemala
1789 - The first regular army is established by the United States Department of War
1789 - the First United States Congress adjourns
1829 - The Metropolitan Police of London is established
1907 - The cornerstone is laid at the Cathedral Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul in Washington, D.C. (also known as the Washington National Cathedral - Construction is completed on this day in 1990
1957 - The Kyshtym disaster in the Soviet Union is the third-worst nuclear accident ever recorded
1971 - Oman joins the Arab League
1988 - NASA launches the STS-26 which is their first mission since the Challenger disaster
1992 - Brazillian President Fernando Collor de Mello is impeached
2006 - A Boeing 737 and an Embraer 600 collide in mid-air, resulting in 154 people killed
2009 - An 8.1 Mw earthquake in Samoa results in a tsunami that kills 189 people and injures hundreds of others
2013 - Boko Haram kills 42 people at the College of Agriculture in Nigeria
This Day in Music
1969 - Okie From Muskogee is released by Merle Haggard
1977 - Star Wars Theme/Cantina Band by Meco is #1 on the Hot 100
1984 - Cruel Summer by English girl group Bananarama hits #9 on the pop chart after it appears in The Karate Kid movie
1990 - Can't Live Without Your Love and Affection by Nelson hits #1 on the Billboard Hot 100
1991 - The Smells Like Teen Spirit video by Nirvana is played by MTV for the first time
1994 - The Pointer Sisters receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
1997 - Urban Hymns, the breakthrough album from The Verve is released
2009 - Gods & Guns, the 13th album from Lynyrd Skynyrd is released
The Verve - Bittersweet Symphony
This Day in Sports
1793 - Tennis is first mentioned in an English sporting magazine
1920 - Babe Ruth of the N.Y. Yankees sets a MLB home run season record of 54
1923 - The American Track & Field Championships for women are held for the first time
1954 - Willie Mays catches an over the should catch of Vic Wertz's 460' drive during Game One of the World Series
1988 - American sprinter Florence Griffith Joyner sets a women's 200m world record 21.34
1988 - American athlete Jackie Joyner Kersee wins her second gold medal of the Seoul Olympics with a 7.40m Olympic record in the long jump
1996 - The Houston Astro's retire Nolan Ryan's #34
Word of the Day from Wiktionary
1. To deny oneself (something), to renounce or give up (a right, power, claim, privilege or convenience). 2. To deny, to reject (something, for example a truth or a commonly-held belief).
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