Anti-Terrorism Day (India)
1917 - The Great Atlanta fire of 1917 causes $5.5 million in damages, destroying some 300 acres including 2,000 homes, businesses and churches, displacing about 10,000 people but leading to only one fatality (due to heart attack).
1984 - Syamsul Yusof, Malaysian actor, film director, scriptwriter, film producer, rapper and singer
2012 - Constantine of Irinoupolis, Metropolitan of Irinoupolis and Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA (b. 1936)