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First broadcast of Battlestar Galactica (1978)
Battlestar Galactica is an American science fiction television series, created by Glen A. Larson, that began the Battlestar Galactica franchise. Starring Lorne Greene, Richard Hatch and Dirk Benedict, it ran for the 1978–79 season before being canceled.
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First Release of Linux (1991)
The Linux kernel is a free and open-source, monolithic, Unix-like operating system kernel. The Linux family of operating systems is based on this kernel and deployed on both traditional computer systems such as personal computers and servers, usually in the form of Linux distributions, and on various embedded devices such as routers, wireless access points, PBXes, set-top boxes, FTA receivers, smart TVs, PVRs, and NAS appliances.
Calendar: Information technology
Read An Ebook Day
Fans of the cultivated digital reading pleasure pay attention and take part. You should make a note of September 18, 2018 in your calendars. At least according to the US company OverDrive Inc., which declared this date 2014 as International Read An Ebook Day.
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International Talk Like a Pirate Day
Avast, me hearties. Today it gets pirate. From time to time I am asked if there is a favourite of mine among the multitude of curious holidays from all over the world. And if I'm honest, the International Talk like a Pirate Day celebrated today, September 19th, counts.
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First broadcast of Firefly (2002)
Firefly is an American space Western drama television series which ran from 2002–2003, created by writer and director Joss Whedon, under his Mutant Enemy Productions label.
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Stephen King (*1947)
Stephen Edwin King (born September 21, 1947) is an American author of horror, supernatural fiction, suspense, science fiction, and fantasy novels. His books have sold more than 350 million copies, many of which have been adapted into feature films, miniseries, television series, and comic books.
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Micheal Faraday (*1791)
Michael Faraday (22 September 1791 – 25 August 1867) was an English scientist who contributed to the study of electromagnetism and electrochemistry. His main discoveries include the principles underlying electromagnetic induction, diamagnetism and electrolysis.
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Hobbit Day
Happy birthday Bilbo and Frodo Baggins. Since 1978, Tolkien fans all over the world have been celebrating 22 September as Hobbit Day.
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Frodo Baggins (*T.A. 2968, The Lord of the Rings)
Frodo Baggins is a fictional character in J. R. R. Tolkien's legendarium, and the main protagonist of The Lord of the Rings.
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Oceanic Flight 815 is going down. (LOST)
Oceanic Airlines Flight 815 was a scheduled flight from Sydney, Australia to Los Angeles, California, United States, on a Boeing 777-200ER.
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Nintendo K.K. is Founded (1889)
Nintendo Co., Ltd. Founded on 23 September 1889 by Fusajiro Yamauchi, is a Japanese multinational consumer electronics and video game company headquartered in Kyoto. Nintendo is one of the world's largest video game companies by market capitalization, creating some of the best-known and top-selling video game franchises, such as Mario, The Legend of Zelda, and Pokémon.
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First Release of Android (2008)
Android is a mobile operating system developed by Google. It is based off of a modified version of the Linux kernel and other open source software, and is designed primarily for touchscreen mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets.
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First broadcast of The Big Bang Theory (2007)
The Big Bang Theory is an American television sitcom created by Chuck Lorre and Bill Prady, both of whom served as executive producers on the series, along with Steven Molaro.
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Mark Hamil (*1951)
Mark Richard Hamill (born September 25, 1951) is an American actor, voice actor, and writer. Hamill is known for playing Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars films, which won him the Saturn Award for Best Actor twice.
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Iwan Petrowitsch Pawlow (*1849)
Ivan Petrovich Pavlov (26 September 1849 – 27 February 1936) was a Russian physiologist known primarily for his work in classical conditioning.
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