Historical Events Happened In September - 08
Saturday, 01 November 2014
1565 Turkish siege of Malta broken by Maltese &Knights of St John on this day in history.
1565 On this day in history 1st permanent settlement in US forms (St Augustine, Florida)
1588 Marin Mersenne, France, mathematician/musician/philosopher (Cartesian) on this day in history.
1591 Jacqueline M A de Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess on September - 08.
1613 On September - 08 don Carlo Gesauldo, composer, dies
1621 On this day in history louis II Condé, [Great Condé], duke of Bourbon (Rocroy)
1628 On this day in history bay of Matanzas Cuba: Piet Heyn captures Spanish silver fleet
1633 Carlo Caraffa, Ital jesuit/religious order founder, dies at about 72 on this day in history.
1636 On September - 08 harvard College is established.
1637 On September - 08 robert Fludd, composer, dies at 63
1644 Francis Quarles, English poet (Enchiridion), dies on September - 08.
1645 Francisco Gomez Quevedo y Villegas, Spanish author/poet, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1654 Peter Claver, Spanish saint (baptized 300,000 slaves), dies on this day in history.
1660 On this day in history daniel von Czepko, German poet, dies at 54
1664 Dutch surrender New Amsterdam (NY) to 300 English soldiers on this day in history.
1664 On September - 08 the British receive New Amsterdam from the Dutch, and later rename it to New York.
1672 Nicolas de Grigny, composer on September - 08.
1675 On this day in history amalia, countess of Solms-Braunfels, dies at 73
1689 China & Russia signs Treaty of Nertsjinsk (Nierchul) on September - 08.
1706 On September - 08 romanus Weichlein, composer, dies at 53
1713 On this day in history pope Clemens XI publishes degree "Unigenitus" against Jansenism"
1718 On September - 08 francois-Thomas the Baculard d'Arnaud, sentimental writer
1727 On September - 08 a barn fire during a puppet show in the village of Burwell in Cambridgeshire, England kills 78 people, many of whom are children.
1736 Bernardo Ottani, composer on September - 08.
1753 The birth of John Soane, English architect on September - 08.
1755 On September - 08 battle at Lake George: English army beats France
1756 On September - 08 french and Indian War: Kittanning Expedition.
1756 Anton Teyber, composer on this day in history.
1760 French army gives Montreal to Gen Jeffrey Amherst on this day in history.
1761 Marriage of George III of the United Kingdom to Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (Queen Charlotte) on September - 08.
1767 Karl August von Lichtenstein, composer on September - 08.
1771 Mission San Gabriel Archangel forms in California on September - 08.
1771 On September - 08 the birth of Mungo Park, Scottish born explorer of Africa
1774 Anna K Emmerick/Emmerich, German poet on this day in history.