Historical Events In September - 18
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
0031 On this day in history sejanus, Roman head of praetorisch guard, executed
0096 On this day in history nerva is proclaimed Roman Emperor after Domitian is assassinated.
0096 Domitian, Roman emperor, dies on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1137 Erik II Eimune, [Onvergetelijke], king of Denmark (1134-37), murdered on this day in history.
1180 On this day in history philip Augustus becomes king of France.
1180 On September - 18 louis VII, King of France, dies
1261 On this day in history koenraad van Hochstaden, archbishop of Cologne, dies
1426 Hubert [Huybrecht] van Eyck, painter, dies on this day in history.
1437 On September - 18 farmer uprising in Transsylvania
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 Spanish attack Alkmaar on September - 18.
1574 On September - 18 claudio Achillini, Italian lawyer/poet
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 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 On this day in history matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies
1733 On September - 18 george Read, US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence)
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 Turkey & Austria sign peace treaty-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks on this day in history.
1750 Tomas de Iriarte, Spanish writer (Fabulas Literarias) on September - 18.
1752 On September - 18 adrien-Marie Lagendre, mathematician, worked on elliptic integrals
1755 On September - 18 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.