1921 first moshav, or Jewish settlement, appears in Palestine to become part of Israel
1961 World Wildlife Fund founded
2001 Al-Qaeda attack on the World Trade Centre (US Patriot Day)
Nayrouz (Coptic New Year)/Enkutatash (Ethiopia)
National Day of Catalonia – famous for Gaudi and Dali.
1st day of Thoth (ancient Egypt)