On This Day: September 26th
This is 269th day of the year and 96 days remain in the year.
- Hebrew calendar—26 Elul 5779
- Chinese calendar—the 28th day of the 8th month of 4717 (Ji Hai)
- Islamic calendar—(note)
The Federal Trade Commission was established.
Christine Todd Whitmanpublic official
Ivan Pavlovexperimental psychologist
T. S. Eliotpoet
Serena Williamstennis player
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Note: Dates in the Islamic calendar are provided for planning purposes only, and calculated with the hdate Islamic calendar program for moonrise in Boston, Masschusetts. Depending on your location and other factors, this result may differ from actual religious observances by one day. Please consult your local religious authority for any religious determinations of hejiric date.