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Assassination of Sri LankaNationalistic Leader Bandaranayke

On September 25, 1959 marks the assassination of Bandaranayke, Sri Lanka’s nationalist and progressive Prime Minister of by a Buddha monk. On his ...

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September 23 : Beginning of the New School Year in Iran

Every year the bells of the Schools and most of the higher education institutions and universities are rang all over in Iran in the Iranian month of ...

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Beginning of the New School Year in Iran

Every year the bells of the Schools and most of the higher education institutions and universities are rang all over in Iran in the Iranian month of ...

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Massacre of Tehran’s defenseless people by Shah’s order

Few month before Iran’s anti-monarchy revolution, on September 8, 1978, in order to confront popular uprisings and keep its regime in power, the ...

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September 6, 1965: The Foundation of The People's Mojahedin Organization Of Iran

The People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran, was founded on Sept. 6th, 1965 by Mohammad Hanifnejad and two other young intellectuals, Sa'id Mohsen ...

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Massacre of Tehran’s defenseless people by Shah’s order

Few month before Iran’s anti-monarchy revolution, on September 8, 1978, in order to confront popular uprisings and keep its regime in power, the ...

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Foundation of The People’s Mojahdin Organization Of Iran

The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran, was founded on Sep. 6, 1965 by Mohammad Hanifnejad and two other young intellectuals, Sa’id Mohsen and ...

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Ramadan,
The holy month of fasting,
The Month of Virtue and Change

يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُواْ كُتِبَ عَلَيْكُمُ الصِّيَام ُ كَمَا كُتِبَ عَلَى الَّذِينَ مِن قَبْلِكُمْ لَعَلَّكُمْ تَتَّقُون ‘You, who are ...

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Beginning of World War II

Political and economic instability in Germany, combined with bitterness over its defeat in World War I and the harsh conditions of the Treaty of ...

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Declaration of freedom of slaves of Confederacy

On September 22, 1862, freedom of slaves in the United States was announced. Abraham Lincoln that freed the slaves of the Confederacy. On taking ...

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Demise of Jamal Abdul Nasser, late Egyptian president

On September 28, 1970, Jamal Abdul Nasser, the national and popular Arab figure and the leader of Egyptian people’s anti-colonialism struggles passed ...

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Invention of Gramophone or phonograph

On September 26, 1887, German Emil Berliner made and registered the first phonograph or the box of music. A phonograph record stores a copy of sound ...

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Emile Zola

On September 29, 1902, the French famous writer Emile Zola passed away. The famous French novelist, Emil Zola, was born in Paris in 1840. He was the ...

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The first Nuclear Aircraft Carrier

On September 24, 1960, the first aircraft carrier that worked with nuclear power (USS Enterprise) was constructed in the New Port shipbuilding ...

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Ramadan,
The holy month of fasting,
The Month of Virtue and Change

يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُواْ كُتِبَ عَلَيْكُمُ الصِّيَام ُ كَمَا كُتِبَ عَلَى الَّذِينَ مِن قَبْلِكُمْ لَعَلَّكُمْ تَتَّقُون ‘You, who are ...

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Fitr Feast or Eid ul-Fitr (Eyde Fetr)

Eid ul-Fitr often abbreviated to Eid, is a Muslim holiday that marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting. Eid is an Arabic word ...

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Fitr Feast or Eid al-Fitr (Eyde Fetr)

Eid ul-Fitr often abbreviated to Eid, is a Muslim holiday that marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting. Eid is an Arabic word ...

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Establishment of First Republic in France

-The National Convention met in September 1792 and voted to abolish the monarchy immediately and establish a republic. It proceeded to try Louis XVI ...

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Magellan begins historic sea voyage

-Earning the Spanish King’s approval for his voyage, Portugese explorer Ferdinand Magellan set sails on September 20th, 1519, en route to make ...

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Death of 20th US President James Garfield

-He was the last president born in a log cabin. He attended Western Reserve Eclectic Institute (later renamed to Hiram College) at Hiram, Ohio, and ...

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Death of Eddie Adams, international reporter and photographer

On September 18, 2004 Eddie Adams, the famous reporter and photographer died in New York at the age of 71. He was the winner of 50 awards in his ...

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The first crash of a powered airplane

-In 1908 the Wrights demonstrated their airplane to the U.S. Army’s Signal Corps at Fort Myer, Virginia. On September 17 of that year, while circling ...

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Appeasement policy encourages Hitler to more aggression

-On September 15, 1938, Great Britain Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain went to Germany to negotiate with Hitler about his claim on Sudetenland, ...

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Death of Dante, famous Italian poet

-Dante Alighieri (1265-1321), Italian poet, and one of the supreme figures of world literature, who was admired for the depth of his spiritual vision ...

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OPEC - Founding of Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries

On September 12, 1960 the petroleum exporting countries agreed to establish an organization to protect their interests,naming it the Organization of ...

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Fall of Berlin Wall and reunification of Germany

The barrier was built in response to the flight of about 2.5 million East Germans to West Germany in the years 1949–61. First erected on the night of ...

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Chile’s military coup and death of President Salvador Allende

-On September 11, 1973 a group of Chilean military commanders headed by Gen. Augusto Pinochet surrounded the presidential palace. Along with his ...

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Switzerland became a United Nations member

-On September 10, 2002, Switzerland became a member of the United Nations. Because of its long history of neutrality, Switzerland became the favored ...

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Demise of Ayatollah Taleghani, the true spirit of Iran’s 1979 revolution

-On September 19, 1979, Ayatollah Taleghani, the true spirit of Iran’s anti-monarchy revolution passed away after 40 years of struggle against ...

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The United States of America is born

-On September 9, 1776, the Continental Congress named the country formerly known as the United Colonies as the United States of America. American ...

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Birthday of Mary (Virgin Mary), mother of Jesus Christ

-According to various historical documents, September 8, 20BC, is the birthday of Mary, Mother of Jesus Christ. Mary was the daughter of Omran, a ...

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Independence of Brazil

-On September 7, 1822 the country of Brazil announced its independence and was freed from Portuguese colonialism. Since then, September 7th has been ...

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Death of the Great Austrian composer Mozart

-On September 5, 1791 the great Austrian musician and composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart passed away at the early age of 35. This Austrian musician is ...

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Renowned Iranian singer Madam Delkash passed away

-On September 2, 2004, the renowned and beloved Iranian singer Madam Delkash passed away. Starting her professional singing at the age of 18, within ...

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Renowned Iranian singer Madam Delkash passed away

-On September 2, 2004, the renowned and beloved Iranian singer Madam Delkash passed away. Starting her professional singing at the age of 18, within ...

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Ho Chi Minh - Vietnam revolution leader

-On September 3, 1969, the leader of Vietnam’s revolution Ho Chi Minh passed away at the age of 79. Ho’s father served as an official at the ...

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Death of the Great Austrian composer Mozart

-On September 5, 1791 the great Austrian musician and composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart passed away at the early age of 35. This Austrian musician is ...

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Independence of Brazil

-On September 7, 1822 the country of Brazil announced its independence and was freed from Portuguese colonialism. Since then, September 7th has been ...

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Birthday of Mary (Virgin Mary), mother of Jesus Christ

-According to various historical documents, September 8, 20BC, is the birthday of Mary, Mother of Jesus Christ. Mary was the daughter of Omran, a ...

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The United States of America is born

-On September 9, 1776, the Continental Congress named the country formerly known as the United Colonies as the United States of America. American ...

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Demise of Ayatollah Taleghani, the true spirit of Iran’s 1979 revolution

-On September 19, 1979, Ayatollah Taleghani, the true spirit of Iran’s anti-monarchy revolution passed away after 40 years of struggle against ...

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Switzerland became a United Nations member

-On September 10, 2002, Switzerland became a member of the United Nations. Because of its long history of neutrality, Switzerland became the favored ...

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Chile’s military coup and death of President Salvador Allende

-On September 11, 1973 a group of Chilean military commanders headed by Gen. Augusto Pinochet surrounded the presidential palace. Along with his ...

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Fall of Berlin Wall and reunification of Germany

The barrier was built in response to the flight of about 2.5 million East Germans to West Germany in the years 1949–61. First erected on the night of ...

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Founding of Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC)

On September 12, 1960 the petroleum exporting countries agreed to establish an organization to protect their interests,naming it the Organization of ...

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Death of Dante, famous Italian poet

-Dante Alighieri (1265-1321), Italian poet, and one of the supreme figures of world literature, who was admired for the depth of his spiritual vision ...

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Appeasement policy encourages Hitler to more aggression

-On September 15, 1938, Great Britain Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain went to Germany to negotiate with Hitler about his claim on Sudetenland, ...

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The first crash of a powered airplane

-In 1908 the Wrights demonstrated their airplane to the U.S. Army’s Signal Corps at Fort Myer, Virginia. On September 17 of that year, while circling ...

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Death of Eddie Adams, international reporter and photographer

On September 18, 2004 Eddie Adams, the famous reporter and photographer died in New York at the age of 71. He was the winner of 50 awards in his ...

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Death of 20th US President James Garfield

-He was the last president born in a log cabin. He attended Western Reserve Eclectic Institute (later renamed to Hiram College) at Hiram, Ohio, and ...

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