Historical Events In September - 18
Saturday, 20 April 2019
0031 Sejanus, Roman head of praetorisch guard, executed on September - 18.
0096 On September - 18 nerva is proclaimed Roman Emperor after Domitian is assassinated.
0096 On September - 18 domitian, Roman emperor, dies
0324 Chrysopolis emperor Constantine beats emperor Licinius on September - 18.
0887 On September - 18 pietro I Candiano, Doge of Venice (killed in battle)
0993 Arnulf vanf Gent, Westfries earl (988-93), dies in battle on September - 18.
1137 On this day in history erik II Eimune, [Onvergetelijke], king of Denmark (1134-37), murdered
1180 On September - 18 philip Augustus becomes king of France.
1180 Louis VII, King of France, dies on September - 18.
1261 Koenraad van Hochstaden, archbishop of Cologne, dies on September - 18.
1426 Hubert [Huybrecht] van Eyck, painter, dies on September - 18.
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 On September - 18 christopher Columbus lands at Costa Rica on his 4th & last voyage
1544 Charles V of Germany & Francis I of France sign Peace of Crepy on this day in history.
1573 On this day in history spanish attack Alkmaar
1574 On this day in history claudio Achillini, Italian lawyer/poet
1635 Emperor Ferdinand II declares war on France on September - 18.
1636 On this day in history pietro Sanmartini, composer
1679 On this day in history 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 Matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies on September - 18.
1733 On September - 18 george Read, US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence)
1735 On September - 18 justus van Effen, writer/founder (Holland Spectator), dies at 51
1739 Treaty of Belgrade-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks on September - 18.
1739 Turkey & Austria sign peace treaty-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks on this day in history.
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 Ft Ticonderoga, NY opens on this day in history.
1759 On September - 18 british capture Québec during the French & Indian War