Top 10 Weirdest Facts About 9/11

POSTED BY , UPDATED ON October 19th, 2015

9/11 twin towersSeptember 11, 2001. On this date, two hijacked commercial airliners were flown into the World Trade Center (WTC) in lower Manhattan. A third hijacked airliner was crashed into the Pentagon, and a fourth went down in a field in Pennsylvania.

Below are the Top 10 weirdest facts about 9/11:

1- New York City has 11 letters.

2- George W Bush has 11 letters.

3- People from 83 different countries died in the attacks on the World Trade Center.  8 + 3 = 11

4- Flight 11 was carrying 92 passengers.   9 + 2 = 11

5- Flight 77 which also hit Twin Towers, was carrying 65 passengers.  6+5 = 11

6- The total number of victims inside all the hi-jacked planes was 254.  2 + 5 + 4 = 11.

7- New York is the 11th state.

8- The tragedy was on September 11, or 9/11 as it is now known.  9 + 1 + 1 = 11

9- The date is equal to the US emergency services telephone number 911.  9 + 1 + 1 = 11.

10- September 11 is day number 254 of the calendar year.  2 + 5 + 4 = 11.