Historical Events For September - 08
Saturday, 27 May 2017
1565 Turkish siege of Malta broken by Maltese &Knights of St John on this day in history.
1565 1st permanent settlement in US forms (St Augustine, Florida) on September - 08.
1588 On September - 08 marin Mersenne, France, mathematician/musician/philosopher (Cartesian)
1591 On this day in history jacqueline M A de Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess
1613 On this day in history don Carlo Gesauldo, composer, dies
1621 Louis II Condé, [Great Condé], duke of Bourbon (Rocroy) on September - 08.
1628 On this day in history bay of Matanzas Cuba: Piet Heyn captures Spanish silver fleet
1633 On September - 08 carlo Caraffa, Ital jesuit/religious order founder, dies at about 72
1636 Harvard College is established on this day in history.
1637 Robert Fludd, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1644 On September - 08 francis Quarles, English poet (Enchiridion), dies
1645 On this day in history francisco Gomez Quevedo y Villegas, Spanish author/poet, dies at 64
1654 Peter Claver, Spanish saint (baptized 300,000 slaves), dies on this day in history.
1660 Daniel von Czepko, German poet, dies at 54 on this day in history.
1664 On this day in history dutch surrender New Amsterdam (NY) to 300 English soldiers
1664 The British receive New Amsterdam from the Dutch, and later rename it to New York on September - 08.
1672 On this day in history nicolas de Grigny, composer
1675 On September - 08 amalia, countess of Solms-Braunfels, dies at 73
1689 On this day in history china & Russia signs Treaty of Nertsjinsk (Nierchul)
1706 On September - 08 romanus Weichlein, composer, dies at 53
1713 On September - 08 pope Clemens XI publishes degree "Unigenitus" against Jansenism"
1718 Francois-Thomas the Baculard d'Arnaud, sentimental writer on September - 08.
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 On September - 08 bernardo Ottani, composer
1753 The birth of John Soane, English architect on this day in history.
1755 Battle at Lake George: English army beats France on September - 08.
1756 French and Indian War: Kittanning Expedition on September - 08.
1756 On this day in history anton Teyber, composer
1760 French army gives Montreal to Gen Jeffrey Amherst on September - 08.
1761 Marriage of George III of the United Kingdom to Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (Queen Charlotte) on September - 08.
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 On this day in history the birth of Mungo Park, Scottish born explorer of Africa
1774 On September - 08 anna K Emmerick/Emmerich, German poet