1. Out of all 12 months of the year, September is spelled with the most letters. It contains nine letters, and it happens to be the ninth month of the year. No other months have the same amount of letters as their number in the calendar year.
2. The September “Harvest Moon” is the fullest moon of the year. When you gaze at it, it looks very large and gives a lot of light throughout the entire night. No other lunar spectacle is as awesome as the Harvest Moon.
3. September begins on the same day of the week of just one other month, December.
4. Those born in September are brought into this world under one of the two-star signs. If you were born before September 23rd, you’re considered to be a Virgo. If you’re born on the 23rd or later, you’re a Libra. Virgos are said to be analytical and hardworking people, while still being kind and loyal. Libras, on the other hand, value harmony and diplomacy, and are said to be both intelligent and kind.
5. September 1, 1939, was a dark day for the world. It was on this day that Hitler invaded Poland, consequentially beginning World War II.
6. On the 11th of September, 2001, the worst terrorist attack on US soil happened when four commercial airliners were hijacked. Two of the planes were flown straight into the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center, and another was crashed into the Pentagon. The fourth plane crash-landed into a field in Pennsylvania after the passengers of the flight attempted to regain control of the plane from the terrorists.
7. Famous people born in September include Jack Ma, Confucius, Queen Elizabeth, Sophia Loren, General Sani Abacha, 2face Idibia, Linda Ikeji, Pastor David Oyedepo, Samuel Peter, Jim Iyke, King Sunny Ade, Kunle Afolayan, Joseph Yobo etc.