This Day In History
September 11th :
1609 – Henry Hudson discovers Manhattan Island and the natives living there.
1903 – The first race at The Milwaukee Mile in West Allis, Wisconsin is held. It is the oldest major speedway in the world.
2001 – The September 11 attacks. Airplane hijackings result in the collapse of the World Trade Center in New York City, destruction of the western portion of The Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, and a passenger airliner crash in Shanksville, Pennsylvania.
Celebrity Birthdays Include :
1940 – Brian de Palma
1962 – Kristy McNichol
1977 – Ludacris