September 11th in History1922: British mandate declared in Palestine
1926: Assassination attempt made on Italian leader Benito Mussolini fails
2001: Terrorists hijack four airplanes and run two of them into the World Trade Center and one of them into the Pentagon. The fourth plane crashes in Pennsylvania.
September 11th birthdays1877: James Jeans, British mathematician
1885: D.H Lawrence, English novelist
1940: Brian DePalma, American director