September 8 is the 251st day of the Gregorian calendar. On this day, the body of Jack the Ripper's second victim was found, the Plege of Allegiance was first said, and Yellowstone National Park was closed for the first time ever due to fires. Famous birthdays include Pink, Bernie Sanders, and Wiz Khalifa. September 8 also marks German Language Day and International Literacy Day.
We have 5 holidays listed for September 8.
International Literacy Day
"To remind the public of the importance of literacy as dignity and human rights.”
National Ampersand Day
Oh, yes, ampersand! Get your pens ready as we explore this curly and quirky little character.
Human relationships can become sour, but also give us a chance to find peace and happiness.