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September 2016 Educators' Calendar

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1

"Mary Had a Little Lamb" Published (1830)

Germany Invaded Poland, Starting WWII (1939)

Titanic Wreckage Located (1985)

Oka Crisis Stare-Off (1992)

2

National Blueberry Popsicle Day

Great Fire of London (1666)

3

Wizard of Oz Published (1900)

First Pictures Taken of Mars's Surface (1976)

Multicultural TV Went on Air (1979)

4

Newspaper Carrier Day

Largest Art Theft in Canadian History (1972)

5

Labour Day

Gouzenko Exposed Soviet Spy Ring (1945)

Tragedy at Munich Summer Olympics (1972)

6

Read a Book Day

Yellow Star of David Required for All German Jews (1941)

Star Trek Debuted on TV (1966)

7

World's First Submarine Attack (1776)

8

International Literacy Day

CBC Made Its Television Debut (1952)

9

Good Neighbour Day

Teddy Bear Day

First Person to Swim Across Lake Ontario (1954)

10

Swap Ideas Day

Rickshaw Invented (1869)

Canada Declared War on Germany (1939)

11

Grandparents Day

Coptic New Year

Massive Terrorist Attack on Three American Cities (2001)

12

Olympian Jesse Owens Birthday (1913)

28 Million Rotten Eggs Destroyed (1974)

First African-American Woman in Space (1992)

13

International Chocolate Day

Confectioner Milton Hershey's Birthday (1857)

14

Psychologist Ivan Pavlov's Birthday (1849)

Baseball Season Cancelled Due to Players' Strike (1994)

15

Make a Hat Day

Author Agatha Christie's Birthday (1890)

The Nuremberg Law Enacted in Germany (1935)

Greenpeace Founded (1996)

16

International Day for Preservation of Ozone Layer

Stepfamily Day

General Motors Founded (1908)

First Women Appointed RCMP Officers (1972)

17

Mulroney Took Office (1984)

First Deaf Miss America Crowned (1994)

18

National Play-Doh® Day

First Issue of The New York Times Published (1851)

19

International Talk Like a Pirate Day

20

Some Women Given the Right to Vote (1917)

Hockey Player Guy Lafleur's Birthday (1951)

The Pope Traveled North as Promised (1987)

21

International Day of Peace

"Yes, Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus" Editorial Published (1897)

Author Stephen King's Birthday (1947)

Toonie Debuted (1995)

22

Autumn Begins

Elephant Appreciation Day

Iran-Iraq War Erupted (1980)

Apology to Japanese Canadians Issued (1988)

23

Neptune Discovered (1846)

Nintendo Founded (1889)

First Woman to Play Pro Hockey (1992)

24

Author F. Scott Fitzgerald's Birthday (1896)

Canada Lifted Sanctions on South Africa (1993)

25

Peace/Police Officers' Memorial Day

Balboa Discovered Pacific Ocean (1513)

Pianist Glenn Gould's Birthday (1932)

Last Streetcar in Winnipeg (1955)

26

National Postal Museum Opened (1974)

27

Ancestor Appreciation Day

World's First Railway Opened (1825)

28

Alexander Fleming Discovered Penicillin (1928)

Blue Sun Shined Over England (1950)

Team Canada Beat Soviet Union in Hockey (1972)

29

Final Game for Expos In Montreal (2004)

30

International Translation Day

Nuremberg Trials Found 22 Guilty (1946)

 


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