72 days before today

Today is December 1st, 2023 (Friday), so 72 days before today would be:

September 20th, 2023 (Wednesday)

Time Zone: Europe/London (GMT)

• Day numbers: 263

• Week number: 38

• Leap year: 2023 is not a leap year

• Daylight Saving Time: Yes

• Sunrise time: 06:41 am

• Sunset time: 07:08 pm

• Day length: 12h 27m

• Source: suntoday.org

• Moon Phase: Waxing Crescent

• Illumination: 28%

• Moon Age: 5.31 day(s)

• Source: mooninfo.org

September 20th, 2023 Holidays and National Days

September 20th, in History

US military ends its “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy and allows gay men and women to serve openly.
A truck loaded with explosives detonates by Marriott hotel in Islamabad, Pakistan, killing 45 and injuring 226.
US Pres. George W. Bush, addressing a joint session of Congress, declares a “war on terror.”.
British MI6 Secret intelligence Service building in London attacked by unidentified group using RPG-22 anti-tank missile.
South Ossetia declares its independence from George in the former Soviet Union.
Australia introduces a capital gains tax.
Suicide car bomber attacks US embassy in Beirut, Lebanon, killing 22.
Socialist Republic of Vietnam admitted to the United Nations.
In a pro tennis bout dubbed “The Battle of the Sexes,” Billie Jean King beats Bobby Riggs at the Houston Astrodome in Texas.