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This calendar of events represents typical school and legal holidays but is not the official calendar for Anzar High School in the Aromas/San Juan Unified School District.

Please do not rely on this calendar for official school holidays, schedules or closures. Contact the school at 831-623-7660 or on their official website for further information.

September 1, 2014
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Labor Day
Titanic Found
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Japan Surrenders to the Allies
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American Flag Flies for the 1st Time
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Kelly Clarkson Wins 1st American Idol
Manhattan was discovered
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Terrorists take Israeli hostages at the Olympics
Mother Teresa Died
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National Grandparents Day
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Hurricane in Galveston TX
Gerald Ford pardons President Nixon. 1974
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California Admission Day
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Patriot Day
Forever to be known as simply 911
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Tuesday, September 2, 2014
 
Japan Surrenders to the Allies
Aboard the USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay, Japan formally surrenders to the Allies, bringing an end to World War II. By the summer of 1945, the defeat of Japan was a foregone conclusion. The Japanese navy and air force were destroyed. The Allied naval blockade of Japan and intensive bombing of Japanese cities had left the country and its economy devastated.  
Wednesday, September 3, 2014
 
American Flag Flies for the 1st Time
The American flag is flown in battle for the first time, during a Revolutionary War skirmish at Cooch's Bridge, Maryland. Patriot General William Maxwell ordered the stars and strips banner raised as a detachment of his infantry and cavalry met an advance guard of British and Hessian troops. The rebels were defeated and forced to retreat to General George Washington's main force near Brandywine Creek in Pennsylvania. 
Thursday, September 4, 2014
 
Kelly Clarkson Wins 1st American Idol
On this day in 2002, Kelly Clarkson, a 20-year-old cocktail waitress from Texas, wins Season One of American Idol in a live television broadcast from Hollywood's Kodak Theater. Clarkson came out on top in the amateur singing contest over 23-year-old runner-up Justin Guarini after millions of viewers cast their votes for her by phone. She was awarded a recording contract and went on to sell millions of albums and establish a successful music career.  
 
Manhattan was discovered
The island of Manhattan was discovered by navigator Henry Hudson. September 4, 1609 
Friday, September 5, 2014
 
Terrorists take Israeli hostages at the Olympics
In the early morning hours of September 5, six members of the Arab terrorist group known as Black September dressed in the Olympic sweat suits of Arab nations and jumped the fence surrounding the Olympic village in Munich, Germany, carrying bags filled with guns. Although guards spotted them, they paid little attention because athletes often jumped the fence during the competition to return to their living quarters. 
 
Mother Teresa Died
September 5, 1997 - Mother Teresa died in Calcutta at age 87, after a life of good works spent aiding the sick and poor in India through her Missionaries of Charity order.  
Sunday, September 7, 2014
 
National Grandparents Day
Many families in the United States observe National Grandparents Day on the first Sunday of September after Labor Day. This day honors grandparents.  
Monday, September 8, 2014
 
Hurricane in Galveston TX
September 8, 1900 A hurricane with winds of 120 mph struck Galveston, Texas, killing over 8,000 persons, making it the worst natural disaster in U.S. history. The hurricane and tidal wave that followed destroyed over 2,500 buildings.  
 
Gerald Ford pardons President Nixon. 1974
Gerald Ford pardons President Nixon. 1974. A month after resigning the presidency in disgrace as a result of the Watergate scandal, Richard Nixon was granted a full pardon by President Gerald R. Ford for all offenses committed while in office.