Journey with us as we bring you a glimpse of notable happenings on this day September 21:
2011 – Google’s new social network service, Google+ is released to the general public
1989- A terrorist bomb is thought to be the cause of a French DC 10 jetliners crash in Southern Nigeria that killed all 171 people on board. The Moslem extremist group Islamic Jihad has claimed responsibility.
1964 – Malta gained independence from Britain.
2007 – George Clooney is injured in a motorcycle accident in Weehawken, New Jersey; George Clooney and girlfriend Sarah Larson were treated at the hospital for injuries after the motorcycle they were riding was hit by a car.
World Gratitude Day – Learn to express appreciation; for things that you have and things others do for you.
International day of peace – It’s International Day of Peace today, observed around the world. The initiative aims to strengthen the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples. The Day’s theme for 2016 is “The Sustainable Development Goals: Building Blocks for Peace.”