Berlin (dpa) - The current calendar sheet for September 14, 2019:
37th calendar week, 257th day of the year
108 more days until the end of the year
Zodiac sign: Virgo
2018 - Two actors of the ZDF / Arte series "Bad Banks" receive the German Acting Award, Paula Beer and her colleague Barry Atsma. The Austrian Peter Simonischek ("Toni Erdmann") is honored for his life's work.
2009 - The Japanese Yukiya Amano is elected as the new head of the International Atomic Energy Agency IAEA. On the 1st of December he takes the lead. He exercises the office until his death in July 2019.
1999 - The 54th United Nations General Assembly begins in New York. With the inclusion of the three Pacific island states of Tonga, Kiribati and Nauru, the United Nations has 188 members at the time.
1972 - The Federal Republic of Germany and Poland establish diplomatic relations.
1966 - In the North Sea, the school submarine "Hai" of the German navy near the Dogger bank crashes into a storm and sinks. 19 out of 20 crewmembers are killed.
1951 - At the Foreign Ministers' Conference of the three Western powers in Washington on Germany's policy (10 to 14 September), it is decided to integrate the Federal Republic of Germany "on the basis of equality into a continental European community".
1929 - American engineer Philip Drinker introduces an artificial respiration device for people whose respiratory muscles are inoperable ("iron lung").
1829 - With the Peace of Adrianople (today: Edirne) the Russo-Turkish War, which began in 1828, is ended. Among other things, Russia receives the Danube Delta with its islands and the eastern coast of the Black Sea.
1812 - Napoleon invades Moscow with his troops.
1989 - Jessica Brown Findlay (30), British actress ("Winter's Tale")
1969 - Bong Joon Ho (50), South Korean director and scriptwriter ("Parasite")
1959 - Morten Harket (60), Norwegian musician, singer of the pop group a-ha ("Take On Me")
1944 - Günter Netzer (75), German footballer, sports manager and commentator
1769 - Alexander von Humboldt, German geographer and naturalist ("Views of Nature"), died 1859
2009 - Patrick Swayze, American actor ("Dirty Dancing", TV-set "Torches in the Storm"), born. 1952
1927 - Isadora Duncan, American dancer, b. 1877