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This Day in History:
Italian Contributions in the Month of September

Comes from the Latin number for 7 of the old calendar.

September 1
1923 Boxer Rocky Marciano (birth name Rocco Marchegiano)

September 2
1962   Vacation - Connie Francis

September 3
1942 Frank Sinatra left the Tommy Dorsey Band to begin a solo singing career.
1934 Actor Richard Castellano

September 4
1984   She Bop - Cyndi Lauper

September 5
1921 Movie Executive Jack Valenti
1939 Actor William Devane
1942 Actress Raquel Welch (Tejada)
1946 Musician Freddie Mercury (Bulsara)

September 8
1943 Italy surrenders to the Allies five days after the British Army invaded Calabria.

September 13
1925 Muscian Mel Torme

September 18
1502 Christopher Columbus landed in Costa Rica on his 4th and last voyage to the Americas

September 20
1929  Comedienne Anne Meara
1934  Actress Sophia Loren (born  as Sophia Scicolone)
1960  My Heart Has a Mind of Its Own - Connie Francis

September 21
1959  Mack the Knife - Bobby Darin
1983  Maniac - Michael Sembello

September 22
1927  Baseball Great Tom Lasorda
1961  Actor Scott Baio
1958  Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu (Volare) - Domenico Modugno

September 23
1949  Musician Bruce Springsteen born in New Jersey

September 25
1918 Baseball Hall of Fame Yankee Phil Rizzuto, also an announcer for the NY Yankess

September 26
1896 262nd Pope Paul VI (birth name Giovanni Battista Montini)

September 28
1924 Actor Marcello Mastroianni

September 29
1959   Mack the Knife - Bobby Darin



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