Emma Busta Nutt (July 1860–1915) became the world's first female telephone operator on 1 ... by 'Preferred Voice Inc' and 'Philips Electronics NV' is named in her honor. 1 September is unofficially commemorated as Emma B. Nutt day.
Calendar Adjustment Day. Following the British Calendar Act of 1751, Britain adopted the Gregorian Calendar in 1752. However, the current Julian calendar system required them to drop eleven days in order to sync themselves with the proposed Gregorian Calendar.
But for the period between the first introduction of the Gregorian calendar on 15 October 1582 and its introduction in Britain on 14 September 1752, there can be considerable confusion between events in continental western Europe and in British domains in English language histories.
Jun 22, 2018 - December 31, 1751 was followed by January 1, 1752 (the switch from March 25 to January 1 as the first day of the year) September 2, 1752 was followed by September 14, 1752 (drop of 11 days to conform to the Gregorian calendar)