September 4th

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The September 4 is the 247th day of the Gregorian calendar (the 248th in leap years ), thus remain 118 days by year end.

Historical Anniversaries
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Politics and world events

1024: Konrad II.
1479: Alfonso V of Portugal
1669: Siege of Candia from a Turkish point of view
1774: Bay in New Caledonia
1797: Paul Barras
1865: Joaquim António de Aguiar
1911: João Pinheiro Chagas
1989: The monument for the peaceful revolution in front of the Nikolaikirche Leipzig


1949: Memorial plaque for Herta Heuwer

science and technology

1802: deciphering of the cuneiform script


1857: Goethe and Schiller monument


1576: Il Redentore


  • 1618: In the lower Bergell there is a landslide on the Conto mountain, which buries the village of Piuro (Plurs) for the most part and the village of Chilano (Schilan) completely under rock debris. Around 2,430 people are killed in the process.
  • 1890: A major fire caused severe damage in the Greek city of Thessaloniki . The European quarter burns down completely. 20,000 people become homeless.
  • 1971: During a snowstorm at the airport Juneau in Alaska a rebound Boeing 727 of Alaska Airlines in instrument landing against a mountain, all 109 people die on board.
2010: Kaiapoi train station after the earthquake

Minor accidents are listed in the sub-articles of Disaster .


Entries of track and field world records can be found under the respective discipline under track and field .


Before the 18th century

18th century

19th century



20th century






Before the 16th century

16th to 18th century

19th century

20th century



21st century

Holidays and memorial days

  • Church memorial days
    • St. Moses , Israelite prophet (Catholic, Orthodox, Protestant: LCMS )
    • Giovanni Mollio , Italian reformer and martyr (Protestant)
    • St. Rosalia , Italian hermit, nun and patron saint (Catholic)

The list of days of remembrance and action contains further entries .

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