Historical Events Happened In September - 08
Thursday, 23 October 2014
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 September - 08 jacqueline M A de Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess
1613 Don Carlo Gesauldo, composer, dies on September - 08.
1621 On this day in history louis II Condé, [Great Condé], duke of Bourbon (Rocroy)
1628 Bay of Matanzas Cuba: Piet Heyn captures Spanish silver fleet on this day in history.
1633 On this day in history carlo Caraffa, Ital jesuit/religious order founder, dies at about 72
1636 Harvard College is established on September - 08.
1637 Robert Fludd, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1644 On this day in history francis Quarles, English poet (Enchiridion), dies
1645 Francisco Gomez Quevedo y Villegas, Spanish author/poet, dies at 64 on September - 08.
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 Dutch surrender New Amsterdam (NY) to 300 English soldiers on September - 08.
1664 The British receive New Amsterdam from the Dutch, and later rename it to New York on September - 08.
1672 On September - 08 nicolas de Grigny, composer
1675 Amalia, countess of Solms-Braunfels, dies at 73 on September - 08.
1689 On September - 08 china & Russia signs Treaty of Nertsjinsk (Nierchul)
1706 Romanus Weichlein, composer, dies at 53 on September - 08.
1713 Pope Clemens XI publishes degree "Unigenitus" against Jansenism" on September - 08.
1718 Francois-Thomas the Baculard d'Arnaud, sentimental writer on this day in history.
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 Battle at Lake George: English army beats France on this day in history.
1756 French and Indian War: Kittanning Expedition on this day in history.
1756 On September - 08 anton Teyber, composer
1760 French army gives Montreal to Gen Jeffrey Amherst on September - 08.
1761 On September - 08 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 September - 08.
1771 The birth of Mungo Park, Scottish born explorer of Africa on September - 08.
1774 Anna K Emmerick/Emmerich, German poet on this day in history.