September 26th is also known as Human Resource Professional Day and Johnny Appleseed Day.
Welcome to the 269th day of the year! We’re slowly getting through the year, and now have only 96 days until we reach the new year.
Let’s take a moment to celebrate this day as we spend a few moments learning about some of the important historical events that happened on September 26th throughout history.
Did you know that on this day in 1949, the iconic Hollywood sign was changed to how we know it today? It initially said “Hollywoodland,” but the “land” was removed during renovations.
Keep reading for more interesting facts about September 26th in history!
What Events Happened On September 26 In History?
Famous Quotes Said On September 26
What is your favorite quote from September 26th? Here are the most noteworthy quotes said on this day in history.
“The savage in man is never quite eradicated.”
– Henry David Thoreau
Famous People Born On September 26
Are you celebrating your birthday today? If so, did you know that you share the same birthday as Christina Milian? See what other famous people were born on this day.
1948 Olivia Newton-John
- 73 years old
- Born In:
- England, UK
1981 Christina Milian
- 40 years old
- Born In:
- New Jersey, USA
Special Holidays On September 26
If you’ve got a few minutes spare today, why not celebrate these special holidays.
Human Resource Professional Day
National Johnny Appleseed Day
September 26 Birthday Facts, Zodiac & Birthstone
Everyone who was born on September 26th shares the same zodiac sign, Libra.
For those of you born in September, you have the Sapphire birthstone. Sapphires are associated with royalty and romance. They’re said to symbolize fidelity and the soul.
If your birthday falls on this day, you would’ve likely been conceived around January 3 in the same year.