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National September 11 Memorial & Museum

The National September 11 Memorial & Museum (branded as 9/11 Memorial and 9/11 Memorial Museum) is the principal memorial and museum commemorating the September 11 attacks of 2001, which killed nearly 3,000 people, and the World Trade Center bombing of 1993, which killed six. The memorial is located at the World Trade Center site, on the former location of the Twin Towers, which were destroyed during the attacks. The World Trade Center Memorial Foundation was renamed the National September 11 Memorial & Museum at the World Trade Center in 2007....

Action of 30 September 1681

The Action of 30 September 1681 was a 2-hour fight that took place on 30 September 1681 near Cape St Vincent, and was a victory for the Spanish over Brandenburg, which suffered 10 dead and 30 wounded. The Action The small Brandenburg squadron, believing to have encountered a Spanish convoy of treasure ships from the Americas, attacked the far superior Spanish squadron that had been sent out to search for the suspected raiders, but retreated into the Portuguese port of Lagos, when the situation became clear....

September 11 attacks

The September 11 attacks (also referred to as September 11, September 11th, or 9/11) were a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks launched by the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda upon the United States in New York City and the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area on Tuesday, September 11, 2001. Four passenger airliners were hijacked by 19 al-Qaeda terrorists so they could be flown into buildings in suicide attacks....

September 2007 Sumatra earthquakes

The September 2007 Sumatra earthquakes were a series of megathrust earthquakes that struck the Sunda Trench off the coast of Sumatra, Indonesia, three greater than magnitude 7. A series of tsunami bulletins was issued for the area. The most powerful of the series had a magnitude of 8.5, which makes it in the top 20 of the largest earthquakes ever recorded on a seismograph. Timeline The first earthquake occurred at 11:10:26 UTC (18:10 local time) on 12 September 2007, and was an 8.5 Mw earthquake on the moment magnitude scale....

Action of 22 September 1914

The Action of 22 September 1914 was a naval engagement that took place during the First World War, in which three obsolete British Royal Navy cruisers, manned mainly by reservists and sometimes referred to as the "livebait squadron", were sunk by one German submarine while on patrol. Approximately 1,450 sailors were killed, and there was a public outcry at the losses. The incident eroded confidence in the British government and damaged the reputation of the Royal Navy at a time when many countries were still considering which side in the war they might support....

List of United States tornadoes from September to October 2011

This is a list of all tornadoes that were confirmed by local offices of the National Weather Service in the United States in September 2011. United States yearly total Tornadoes of 2011 September September 1 eventSeptember 3 event This events were related to Tropical Storm Lee. September 4 event The events in AL, MS, and FL were related to Tropical Storm Lee. September 5 event The events were related to Tropical Storm Lee. September 6 event The events were related to Tropical Storm Lee. September 7 event The events were related to Tropical Storm Lee....

List of shipwrecks in September 1942

The list of shipwrecks in September 1942 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during September 1942.1 September : World War II: The coaster was torpedoed and sunk in the Gulf of Guinea off Legu, Gold Coast) by with the loss of 33 of her 37 crew. : World War II: The Type VIIC submarine was depth charged and sunk in the Atlantic Ocean by with the loss of all 43 crew. 2 September : World War II: The tanker was bombed and sunk at Saint-Nazaire, Loire Atlantique, France in an Allied air raid. The wreck was raised and scrapped in 1949....

List of shipwrecks in September 1941

The list of shipwrecks in September 1941 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during September 1941. 1 September : World War II: The cargo ship was torpedoed and sunk in the Mediterranean Sea off Cape Spartivento, Calabria by Fairey Swordfish aircraft of 830 Squadron, Fleet Air Arm. : World War II: Convoy SC 41: The cargo ship straggled behind the convoy due to the behaviour of her stokers deliberately failing to maintain enough steam. She was torpedoed, shelled and sunk in the Atlantic Ocean (approximately) by . All 23 crew survived....

List of shipwrecks in September 1940

The list of shipwrecks in September 1940 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during September 1940. Most of the ships listed here were lost in connection with World War II.1 September : World War II: Convoy OB 205: The cargo ship straggled behind the convoy. She was torpedoed and damaged in the Atlantic Ocean by . All crew were rescued by, which scuttled the ship at . : World War II: Texel Disaster: The struck a mine in the North Sea, off the Frisian Islands, Netherlands and was severely damaged. She was scuttled by . Eight of her 146 crew were killed....

List of shipwrecks in September 1939

The list of shipwrecks in September 1939 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during September 1939. Most of the ships listed here were lost in connection with World War II.1 September ORP Mazur : World War II: The gunnery training vessel was bombed and sunk at Oksywie by Luftwaffe aircraft with the loss of about 40 crew. 2 September : World War II: The auxiliary ship was bombed and sunk in the Baltic Sea off Gdansk by Luftwaffe aircraft. : World War II: The auxiliary ship was bombed and sunk in the Baltic Sea off Gdansk by Luftwaffe aircraft....

List of shipwrecks in September 1943: The list of shipwrecks in 1943 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1943.1 September : World War II: The (or possibly I-20) was depth charged and sunk in the Coral Sea...

List of shipwrecks in September 1944: The list of shipwrecks in September 1944 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during September 1944.1 September : World War II: The coaster struck a mine and sank at Lepsøre...

Timeline of the Syrian civil war (September–December 2012): Timeline September 2012 1 September State TV has been leading its bulletins with a report from the Rasm al-Abboud air force college near Aleppo, where it said government forces had repelled a sustai...

List of shipwrecks in September 1915: The list of shipwrecks in September 1915 includes some ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during September 1915.1 September : World War I: The naval trawler struck a mine and sank i...

September 2012 southern Israel cross-border attack: September 2012 southern Israel cross-border attack refers to an incident on 21 September 2012, when three Egyptian militants, who were dressed in civilian clothes, armed with two explosive belts, and...

List of shipwrecks in September 1916: The list of shipwrecks in September 1916 includes some ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during September 1916.1 September (: World War I: The cargo ship was scuttled in the Medite...

List of shipwrecks in September 1917: The list of shipwrecks in September 1917 includes some ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during September 1917.1 September : World War I: The barque was sunk in the English Channel...

List of shipwrecks in September 1918: The list of shipwrecks in September 1918 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during September 1918.1 September Ami de Dieu : World War I: The trawler was sunk in the Atlantic...

List of shipwrecks in September 1914: The list of shipwrecks in September 1914 includes some ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during September 1914.2 September Ajax : World War I: The trawler struck a mine and sank in ...

September 2012 Aleppo bombing: On 9 September 2012, car bomb exploded at the Saad al-Ansari dsitrict of the Syrian city of Aleppo, targeting al-Hayat hospital near the 7 April Stadium. 30 civilians and 2 members of the security for...

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