Historical Events on September 11, 2001

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Attempt by passengers and crew of United Airlines Flight 93 to retake control of their hijacked plane from terrorists causes plane to crash in Pennsylvania field killing all 64 people on board
  • Terrorists hijack a passenger plane and crash it into the Pentagon causing the death of 125 people

Battle9/11 Attack on New York's World Trade Towers

Two passenger planes hijacked by terrorists crash into New York's World Trade Towers causing the collapse of both and death of 2,752 people