Historical Events In September - 18
Monday, 08 August 2022
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 this day in history chrysopolis emperor Constantine beats emperor Licinius
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 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 Farmer uprising in Transsylvania on September - 18.
1454 In the Battle of Chojnice, the Polish army is defeated by the Teutonic army during the Thirteen Years' War on September - 18.
1502 On September - 18 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 Spanish attack Alkmaar on September - 18.
1574 Claudio Achillini, Italian lawyer/poet on September - 18.
1635 Emperor Ferdinand II declares war on France on this day in history.
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 On this day in history jan A "Joannes" Antonides van der Goes, poet (Ystroom), dies at 37
1709 On this day in history samuel Johnson, Lichfield Staffordshire, England, lexicographer/writer (Boswell's Tour Guide)
1713 Jean Allamand, French theologist/natural philosopher on September - 18.
1721 On September - 18 matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies
1733 George Read, US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence) on September - 18.
1735 On this day in history 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 Turkey & Austria sign peace treaty-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks on September - 18.
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 Fort Ticonderoga, NY opens on September - 18.
1755 Ft Ticonderoga, NY opens on September - 18.
1759 British capture Québec during the French & Indian War on this day in history.