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Today is September 22nd, 2021 and is a Wednesday.

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1995: Nagerkovil school bombing, is carried out by Sri Lankan Air Force in which at least 34 die, most of them ethnic Tamil school children.

1995: An E-3B AWACS crashes outside Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska after multiple bird strikes to two of the four engines soon after takeoff; all 24 on board are killed.

1994: Friends, an American sitcom television show, debuts.

1991: The Dead Sea Scrolls are made available to the public for the first time by the Huntington Library.

1980: Iraq invades Iran.