Historical Events In September - 18
Friday, 06 December 2019
0031 On this day in history sejanus, Roman head of praetorisch guard, executed
0096 On September - 18 nerva is proclaimed Roman Emperor after Domitian is assassinated.
0096 Domitian, Roman emperor, dies on September - 18.
0324 On September - 18 chrysopolis emperor Constantine beats emperor Licinius
0887 Pietro I Candiano, Doge of Venice (killed in battle) on September - 18.
0993 Arnulf vanf Gent, Westfries earl (988-93), dies in battle on September - 18.
1137 Erik II Eimune, [Onvergetelijke], king of Denmark (1134-37), murdered on this day in history.
1180 On September - 18 philip Augustus becomes king of France.
1180 Louis VII, King of France, dies on this day in history.
1261 On September - 18 koenraad van Hochstaden, archbishop of Cologne, dies
1426 Hubert [Huybrecht] van Eyck, painter, dies on this day in history.
1437 On this day in history farmer uprising in Transsylvania
1454 In the Battle of Chojnice, the Polish army is defeated by the Teutonic army during the Thirteen Years' War on this day in history.
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 September - 18 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 Jan A "Joannes" Antonides van der Goes, poet (Ystroom), dies at 37 on September - 18.
1709 Samuel Johnson, Lichfield Staffordshire, England, lexicographer/writer (Boswell's Tour Guide) on September - 18.
1713 Jean Allamand, French theologist/natural philosopher on September - 18.
1721 Matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies on this day in history.
1733 George Read, US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence) on September - 18.
1735 Justus van Effen, writer/founder (Holland Spectator), dies at 51 on September - 18.
1739 On September - 18 treaty of Belgrade-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks
1739 On September - 18 turkey & Austria sign peace treaty-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks
1750 Tomas de Iriarte, Spanish writer (Fabulas Literarias) on this day in history.
1752 Adrien-Marie Lagendre, mathematician, worked on elliptic integrals on this day in history.
1755 On September - 18 fort Ticonderoga, NY opens
1755 On September - 18 ft Ticonderoga, NY opens
1759 British capture Québec during the French & Indian War on this day in history.