Historical Events In September - 18
Wednesday, 23 September 2020
0031 On September - 18 sejanus, Roman head of praetorisch guard, executed
0096 Nerva is proclaimed Roman Emperor after Domitian is assassinated on September - 18.
0096 On this day in history domitian, Roman emperor, dies
0324 Chrysopolis emperor Constantine beats emperor Licinius on September - 18.
0887 Pietro I Candiano, Doge of Venice (killed in battle) on September - 18.
0993 On September - 18 arnulf vanf Gent, Westfries earl (988-93), dies in battle
1137 Erik II Eimune, [Onvergetelijke], king of Denmark (1134-37), murdered on September - 18.
1180 On September - 18 philip Augustus becomes king of France.
1180 Louis VII, King of France, dies on this day in history.
1261 Koenraad van Hochstaden, archbishop of Cologne, dies on this day in history.
1426 On September - 18 hubert [Huybrecht] van Eyck, painter, dies
1437 Farmer uprising in Transsylvania on this day in history.
1454 On September - 18 in the Battle of Chojnice, the Polish army is defeated by the Teutonic army during the Thirteen Years' War.
1502 Christopher Columbus lands at Costa Rica on his 4th & last voyage on September - 18.
1544 On September - 18 charles V of Germany & Francis I of France sign Peace of Crepy
1573 On this day in history 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 September - 18.
1684 On September - 18 johann Gottfried Walther, Erfurt Germany, composer/Musicographer
1684 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1713 Jean Allamand, French theologist/natural philosopher on September - 18.
1721 Matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies on this day in history.
1733 On September - 18 george Read, US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence)
1735 Justus van Effen, writer/founder (Holland Spectator), dies at 51 on this day in history.
1739 Treaty of Belgrade-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks on this day in history.
1739 On this day in history turkey & Austria sign peace treaty-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks
1750 On this day in history tomas de Iriarte, Spanish writer (Fabulas Literarias)
1752 On September - 18 adrien-Marie Lagendre, mathematician, worked on elliptic integrals
1755 On September - 18 fort Ticonderoga, NY opens
1755 On September - 18 ft Ticonderoga, NY opens
1759 On September - 18 british capture Québec during the French & Indian War