On This Day: September 26th
This is 270th day of the year and 96 days remain in the year.
Thomas Jefferson was appointed America's first Secretary of State.
The Federal Trade Commission was established.
September 26 BirthdaysJohn Chapman1774–1845, American pioneer, more familiarly known as Johnny Appleseed, born in Massachusetts.
Christine Todd Whitmanpublic official
Ivan Pavlovexperimental psychologist
T. S. Eliotpoet
Serena Williamstennis player