This Day in History: September

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Overview

Look back in time and examine the amazing events that happened on this day in history and which helped shape the world as we know it.

Topics Covered:
  • 1: September 12, 490 BC: Athens Wins the Battle of Marathon
  • 2: September 22, 1862: Lincoln Issues the Emancipation Proclamation
  • 3: September 28, 1928: Alexander Fleming Discovers Penicillin
  • 4: September 2, 1945: Japan Surrenders
  • 5: September 15, 1890: Agatha Christie Is Born