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30 September 2016

  • 00:00, 30 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Former coat of arms of South Africa

29 September 2016

  • 00:00, 29 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Rock-Olga

28 September 2016

  • 00:00, 28 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Students at the Bryn Mawr Summer School for Women Workers in Industry

27 September 2016

  • 00:00, 27 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Ben Barton
  • ... that Ben Barton (pictured) was able to cheaply purchase a large amount of land in what would become Redlands, California, due to Brigham Young's recall of the Mormon outpost there?
  • ... that the iPhone 7 was criticized for not featuring a headphone jack?
  • ... that a few months after having her right leg amputated, Judith Hamer trekked across the Andes for a reality television show?
  • ... that peppersoup is considered a delicacy in Western Africa, where some believe it has medicinal qualities?
  • ... that Lies Noor originally intended her film career to launch a career in social work?
  • ... that Snowbound was the first American horse to win individual gold in the Olympics?
  • ... that at an average speed of 4 mph (6.4 km/h), the M23 bus won the "Pokey Award" twice for being New York City's slowest bus route?

26 September 2016

  • 00:00, 26 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Taylor Swift

25 September 2016

  • 00:00, 25 September 2016 (UTC)
 
The New High and Low Lights

24 September 2016

  • 00:00, 24 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Violetta Thurstan

23 September 2016

  • 00:00, 23 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Sachin Tendulkar

22 September 2016

  • 00:00, 22 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Dyrham Park

21 September 2016

  • 00:00, 21 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Explosive lenses

20 September 2016

  • 00:40, 20 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Sammy Davis Jr. and his mother

19 September 2016

  • 00:00, 19 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Helen Freeman

18 September 2016

  • 00:00, 18 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Bahram Gur killing a wolf

17 September 2016

  • 00:00, 17 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Angela Madsen

16 September 2016

  • 00:00, 16 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Daieishō

15 September 2016

  • 00:00, 15 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Igloo Church

14 September 2016

  • 00:00, 14 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Daniel Michel

13 September 2016

  • 00:00, 13 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Common paradise kingfisher

12 September 2016

  • 00:00, 12 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Sharon Jarvis

11 September 2016

  • 00:00, 11 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Syster Sol

10 September 2016

  • 00:00, 10 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Jurassic limestone

9 September 2016

  • 00:00, 9 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Galileo prop

8 September 2016

  • 16:00, 8 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Leonard Nimoy as Spock
  • 08:00, 8 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Gene Roddenberry
  • 00:00, 8 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Bradley Cooper

7 September 2016

  • 00:00, 7 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Tunbridge Wells CC's current pavilion

6 September 2016

  • 00:00, 6 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Rufous-tailed antwren

5 September 2016

  • 00:00, 5 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Ahmad Abughaush

4 September 2016

  • 00:00, 4 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Bocca di Lupo

3 September 2016

  • 00:00, 3 September 2016 (UTC)
 
A page from the Liber Veritatis

2 September 2016

  • 00:00, 2 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Hertzoggies

1 September 2016

  • 00:00, 1 September 2016 (UTC)
 
Capitoline Brutus