Historical Events Happened In September - 08
Tuesday, 09 February 2016
1565 Turkish siege of Malta broken by Maltese &Knights of St John on September - 08.
1565 1st permanent settlement in US forms (St Augustine, Florida) on September - 08.
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 On this day in history don Carlo Gesauldo, composer, dies
1621 Louis II Condé, [Great Condé], duke of Bourbon (Rocroy) on this day in history.
1628 Bay of Matanzas Cuba: Piet Heyn captures Spanish silver fleet on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1644 On this day in history 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 September - 08.
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 On this day in history bernardo Ottani, composer
1753 The birth of John Soane, English architect on this day in history.
1755 On this day in history battle at Lake George: English army beats France
1756 French and Indian War: Kittanning Expedition on this day in history.
1756 On September - 08 anton Teyber, composer
1760 On September - 08 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 this day in history.
1767 Karl August von Lichtenstein, composer on September - 08.
1771 Mission San Gabriel Archangel forms in California on this day in history.
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.