History & Quotes / Knowledge

Other Notable Events for September 1

On this date in history:

In 1715, France's King Louis XIV died after ruling the country for 72 years, the longest reign for a French monarch.

In 1807, Aaron Burr, vice president of the United States under Thomas Jefferson, ...

Notable Birthdays for September 1

Those born on this day include:

- German composer Engelbert Humperdinck in 1854
- Tarzan creator Edgar Rice Burroughs in 1875
- dancer/singer Marilyn Miller in 1898
- labor leader Walter Reuther in 1907
- actors ...

Astronomy

Today is Monday, Sept. 1, the 244th day of 2014 with 121 to follow.

This is Labor Day in the United States.

The moon is waxing. Morning stars are Jupiter, Uranus and Venus. Evening stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune and Saturn.