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Brazilian Day 2013
September 1, 2013 in New York

Brazilian Day is celebrated on September 01, 2013. “Brazilian Day”, is a party which takes place in New York and other cities around the world. It’s held always on a Sunday, the weekend of Labor Day, to celebrate Brazil’s independence day. Brazilian Day makes part of the official calendar of New York city. The event first ran in 1984 at 46th Street, which is currently known as “The Brazilian Street”.

Where is Brazilian Day?
Nationwide New York

Emma M. Nutt Day
September 1, 2013 in the World

Emma M. Nutt Day celebrates the first woman telephone operator in America.

Emma Mills Nutt (1860–1915) became the world’s first female telephone operator on 1 September 1878 when she started working for the Edwin Holmes Telephone Dispatch Company (or the Boston Telephone Dispatch company in Boston, Massachusetts. She loved the job, and worked at it for 33 years.

This special day celebrates the world of telephone operators. It was a very important job for many decades. Today, the position has been eliminated being replaced by automation in telephone systems.

Where is Emma M. Nutt Day?
Worldwide