Historical Events For September - 08
Sunday, 18 February 2018
1565 On September - 08 turkish siege of Malta broken by Maltese &Knights of St John
1565 1st permanent settlement in US forms (St Augustine, Florida) on September - 08.
1588 Marin Mersenne, France, mathematician/musician/philosopher (Cartesian) on September - 08.
1591 On this day in history jacqueline M A de Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess
1613 Don Carlo Gesauldo, composer, dies on September - 08.
1621 Louis II Condé, [Great Condé], duke of Bourbon (Rocroy) on September - 08.
1628 Bay of Matanzas Cuba: Piet Heyn captures Spanish silver fleet on this day in history.
1633 Carlo Caraffa, Ital jesuit/religious order founder, dies at about 72 on September - 08.
1636 On this day in history harvard College is established.
1637 On September - 08 robert Fludd, composer, dies at 63
1644 On this day in history francis Quarles, English poet (Enchiridion), dies
1645 On September - 08 francisco Gomez Quevedo y Villegas, Spanish author/poet, dies at 64
1654 On this day in history peter Claver, Spanish saint (baptized 300,000 slaves), dies
1660 On September - 08 daniel von Czepko, German poet, dies at 54
1664 On September - 08 dutch surrender New Amsterdam (NY) to 300 English soldiers
1664 On September - 08 the British receive New Amsterdam from the Dutch, and later rename it to New York.
1672 On this day in history nicolas de Grigny, composer
1675 Amalia, countess of Solms-Braunfels, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1689 On this day in history china & Russia signs Treaty of Nertsjinsk (Nierchul)
1706 On September - 08 romanus Weichlein, composer, dies at 53
1713 Pope Clemens XI publishes degree "Unigenitus" against Jansenism" on September - 08.
1718 Francois-Thomas the Baculard d'Arnaud, sentimental writer on September - 08.
1727 A barn fire during a puppet show in the village of Burwell in Cambridgeshire, England kills 78 people, many of whom are children on September - 08.
1736 Bernardo Ottani, composer on this day in history.
1753 The birth of John Soane, English architect on this day in history.
1755 On September - 08 battle at Lake George: English army beats France
1756 On this day in history french and Indian War: Kittanning Expedition.
1756 On this day in history anton Teyber, composer
1760 On September - 08 french army gives Montreal to Gen Jeffrey Amherst
1761 Marriage of George III of the United Kingdom to Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (Queen Charlotte) on this day in history.
1767 On this day in history karl August von Lichtenstein, composer
1771 Mission San Gabriel Archangel forms in California on this day in history.
1771 The birth of Mungo Park, Scottish born explorer of Africa on this day in history.
1774 Anna K Emmerick/Emmerich, German poet on September - 08.