Historical Events Happened In September - 08
Saturday, 01 August 2015
1565 On this day in history 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 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 Don Carlo Gesauldo, composer, dies on this day in history.
1621 On September - 08 louis II CondĂ©, [Great CondĂ©], duke of Bourbon (Rocroy)
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 On this day in history harvard College is established.
1637 On this day in history robert Fludd, composer, dies at 63
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 On September - 08 peter Claver, Spanish saint (baptized 300,000 slaves), dies
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 Nicolas de Grigny, composer on September - 08.
1675 On September - 08 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 September - 08 pope Clemens XI publishes degree "Unigenitus" against Jansenism"
1718 On September - 08 francois-Thomas the Baculard d'Arnaud, sentimental writer
1727 On this day in history 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 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 September - 08 french and Indian War: Kittanning Expedition.
1756 Anton Teyber, composer on September - 08.
1760 French army gives Montreal to Gen Jeffrey Amherst on September - 08.
1761 On this day in history marriage of George III of the United Kingdom to Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (Queen Charlotte).
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 September - 08.
1774 On this day in history anna K Emmerick/Emmerich, German poet