Historical Events For September - 08
Monday, 27 March 2017
1565 On September - 08 turkish siege of Malta broken by Maltese &Knights of St John
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 On September - 08 jacqueline M A de Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess
1613 Don Carlo Gesauldo, composer, dies on this day in history.
1621 Louis II Condé, [Great Condé], duke of Bourbon (Rocroy) on September - 08.
1628 On September - 08 bay of Matanzas Cuba: Piet Heyn captures Spanish silver fleet
1633 On this day in history carlo Caraffa, Ital jesuit/religious order founder, dies at about 72
1636 Harvard College is established on this day in history.
1637 On this day in history robert Fludd, composer, dies at 63
1644 On September - 08 francis Quarles, English poet (Enchiridion), dies
1645 On September - 08 francisco Gomez Quevedo y Villegas, Spanish author/poet, dies at 64
1654 On September - 08 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 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 Amalia, countess of Solms-Braunfels, dies at 73 on September - 08.
1689 China & Russia signs Treaty of Nertsjinsk (Nierchul) on September - 08.
1706 Romanus Weichlein, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
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 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 September - 08.
1755 On September - 08 battle at Lake George: English army beats France
1756 French and Indian War: Kittanning Expedition on September - 08.
1756 On September - 08 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 this day in history.
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.