Historical Events on September 22, 2015

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

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Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in Seattle to start his first state visit to the US

Paramount Leader of China Xi Jinping
Paramount Leader of China
Xi Jinping
  • Palangkaraya in Indonesian Borneo records the highest air pollutant index (API) value ever recorded of 1,986 due to haze caused by forest fires deliberately lit to clear land for palm oil plantations

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Pope Francis is greeted by President Obama and Vice President Biden as he arrives for his 6 day tour of the US

Pope Francis
Pope
Francis
44th US President Barack Obama
44th US President
Barack Obama
47th Vice President of the United States Joe Biden
47th Vice President of the United States
Joe Biden
  • Volkswagen admits that 11 million cars have been wrongly programmed to appear to emit lesser emissions than they are