Historical Events For September - 08
Tuesday, 25 April 2017
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 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 September - 08 carlo Caraffa, Ital jesuit/religious order founder, dies at about 72
1636 On September - 08 harvard College is established.
1637 Robert Fludd, composer, dies at 63 on September - 08.
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 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 this day in history the British receive New Amsterdam from the Dutch, and later rename it to New York.
1672 Nicolas de Grigny, composer on this day in history.
1675 Amalia, countess of Solms-Braunfels, dies at 73 on September - 08.
1689 On September - 08 china & Russia signs Treaty of Nertsjinsk (Nierchul)
1706 On this day in history romanus Weichlein, composer, dies at 53
1713 Pope Clemens XI publishes degree "Unigenitus" against Jansenism" on September - 08.
1718 On September - 08 francois-Thomas the Baculard d'Arnaud, sentimental writer
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 On September - 08 bernardo Ottani, composer
1753 The birth of John Soane, English architect on September - 08.
1755 Battle at Lake George: English army beats France on this day in history.
1756 On September - 08 french and Indian War: Kittanning Expedition.
1756 On September - 08 anton Teyber, composer
1760 On this day in history 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 September - 08.
1767 On September - 08 karl August von Lichtenstein, composer
1771 On September - 08 mission San Gabriel Archangel forms in California
1771 On September - 08 the birth of Mungo Park, Scottish born explorer of Africa
1774 On September - 08 anna K Emmerick/Emmerich, German poet