Thursday, September 29, 2011


Is September a bad luck month?A month of TRAGEDY? September is still the month wherein spring peaks before the advent of autumn. But now September reminds everyone of some sad events.

September 11, 2001 terrorist attack on America at the World Trade Center Towers in New York City and The Pentagon in Washington

At least 163 people have died after a heavily overloaded ferry sank off the Tanzanian island of Zanzibar with more than 500 people onboard

In September 2011, two episodes of heavy rain in a 15-day period inundated the Indian state of Orissa. On September 27, 2011, the Hindustan Times reported that the second period of heavy rainfall had claimed 27 lives.

On September 1, 2004, a group of heavily armed Muslim Terrorists stormed into School No. 1 in Beslan, Russia. A three-day hostage-taking of over 1,100 people which ended in the deaths of over 380.

The Attica Prison riot  in Attica, New York, United States in 1971. The riot was based in part upon prisoners' demands for better living conditions. On September 9, 1971, responding to the death of prisoner George Jackson, a black radical activist prisoner who had been shot to death by corrections officers in California's San Quentin Prison.

Water Safety New Zealand (WSNZ) today released year to date drowning statistics. There were five drownings in September which brings this year’s national toll to 59 well below the five year average of 75 for the first nine months of the year. (2005-2009). which resulted in the death of 15 and 20 month old pre-schoolers.

Two train crashes in Indonesia’s Java island killed at least 36 people and injured 60 others.

The 2011 Carson City shooting happened on September 6, 2011 when a gunman, identified as Eduardo Sencion, opened fire in a branch of the International House of Pancakes restaurant in Carson City, Nevada, United States.

In September 1998, Bangladesh saw the most severe flooding in modern world.

"Wake Me Up When September Ends!" May God Help us and save us in the coming september years! I was born in sept for Godsake!!

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