Historical Events In September - 18
Saturday, 24 August 2019
0031 On September - 18 sejanus, Roman head of praetorisch guard, executed
0096 Nerva is proclaimed Roman Emperor after Domitian is assassinated on this day in history.
0096 Domitian, Roman emperor, dies on September - 18.
0324 Chrysopolis emperor Constantine beats emperor Licinius on September - 18.
0887 On this day in history pietro I Candiano, Doge of Venice (killed in battle)
0993 On this day in history 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 Philip Augustus becomes king of France on this day in history.
1180 Louis VII, King of France, dies on September - 18.
1261 On September - 18 koenraad van Hochstaden, archbishop of Cologne, dies
1426 On this day in history hubert [Huybrecht] van Eyck, painter, dies
1437 Farmer uprising in Transsylvania on this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 this day in history.
1635 Emperor Ferdinand II declares war on France on September - 18.
1636 On September - 18 pietro Sanmartini, composer
1679 On September - 18 new Hampshire becomes a county Massachusetts Bay Colony
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 On this day in history samuel Johnson, Lichfield Staffordshire, England, lexicographer/writer (Boswell's Tour Guide)
1713 On this day in history jean Allamand, French theologist/natural philosopher
1721 On September - 18 matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies
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 Treaty of Belgrade-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks on September - 18.
1739 Turkey & Austria sign peace treaty-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks on September - 18.
1750 On this day in history tomas de Iriarte, Spanish writer (Fabulas Literarias)
1752 On this day in history adrien-Marie Lagendre, mathematician, worked on elliptic integrals
1755 On this day in history fort Ticonderoga, NY opens
1755 Ft Ticonderoga, NY opens on this day in history.
1759 British capture Québec during the French & Indian War on this day in history.