Historical Events In September - 18
Thursday, 24 May 2018
0031 On this day in history sejanus, Roman head of praetorisch guard, executed
0096 On this day in history nerva is proclaimed Roman Emperor after Domitian is assassinated.
0096 Domitian, Roman emperor, dies on September - 18.
0324 Chrysopolis emperor Constantine beats emperor Licinius on this day in history.
0887 On September - 18 pietro I Candiano, Doge of Venice (killed in battle)
0993 On September - 18 arnulf vanf Gent, Westfries earl (988-93), dies in battle
1137 On September - 18 erik II Eimune, [Onvergetelijke], king of Denmark (1134-37), murdered
1180 On this day in history philip Augustus becomes king of France.
1180 On this day in history louis VII, King of France, dies
1261 Koenraad van Hochstaden, archbishop of Cologne, dies on September - 18.
1426 Hubert [Huybrecht] van Eyck, painter, dies on this day in history.
1437 Farmer uprising in Transsylvania on September - 18.
1454 On September - 18 in the Battle of Chojnice, the Polish army is defeated by the Teutonic army during the Thirteen Years' War.
1502 On this day in history christopher Columbus lands at Costa Rica on his 4th & last voyage
1544 On September - 18 charles V of Germany & Francis I of France sign Peace of Crepy
1573 On September - 18 spanish attack Alkmaar
1574 Claudio Achillini, Italian lawyer/poet on September - 18.
1635 On this day in history emperor Ferdinand II declares war on France
1636 On this day in history pietro Sanmartini, composer
1679 New Hampshire becomes a county Massachusetts Bay Colony on this day in history.
1684 Johann Gottfried Walther, Erfurt Germany, composer/Musicographer on September - 18.
1684 On September - 18 jan A "Joannes" Antonides van der Goes, poet (Ystroom), dies at 37
1709 Samuel Johnson, Lichfield Staffordshire, England, lexicographer/writer (Boswell's Tour Guide) on September - 18.
1713 Jean Allamand, French theologist/natural philosopher on this day in history.
1721 Matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies on September - 18.
1733 George Read, US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence) on this day in history.
1735 On September - 18 justus van Effen, writer/founder (Holland Spectator), dies at 51
1739 On this day in history treaty of Belgrade-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks
1739 On this day in history turkey & Austria sign peace treaty-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks
1750 On September - 18 tomas de Iriarte, Spanish writer (Fabulas Literarias)
1752 Adrien-Marie Lagendre, mathematician, worked on elliptic integrals on September - 18.
1755 On this day in history fort Ticonderoga, NY opens
1755 On September - 18 ft Ticonderoga, NY opens
1759 British capture Québec during the French & Indian War on September - 18.