1994 Ulysses probe passes Sun’s south pole
1916 Roald Dahl born
International Chocolate Day (USA: Milton S. Hershey’s birthday)
Rosh Hashana (Jewish New Year 2015, celebrating anniversary of Adam and Eve; apple and honey represent a wish for a sweet new year). Try one of the Jumping Jerusalem videos.
Islamic New Year (2015)
National Grandparents Day (2015, 2nd Sunday, US, Canada, Estonia)
Turkmen Bakhshi (2015, 2nd Sunday, Turkmenistan culture celebrated)