Historical Events In September - 18
Wednesday, 04 August 2021
0031 Sejanus, Roman head of praetorisch guard, executed on this day in history.
0096 On September - 18 nerva is proclaimed Roman Emperor after Domitian is assassinated.
0096 Domitian, Roman emperor, dies on September - 18.
0324 Chrysopolis emperor Constantine beats emperor Licinius on September - 18.
0887 Pietro I Candiano, Doge of Venice (killed in battle) on September - 18.
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 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 On September - 18 hubert [Huybrecht] van Eyck, painter, dies
1437 On September - 18 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 On this day in history christopher Columbus lands at Costa Rica on his 4th & last voyage
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 September - 18.
1635 On September - 18 emperor Ferdinand II declares war on France
1636 On September - 18 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 this day in history.
1709 Samuel Johnson, Lichfield Staffordshire, England, lexicographer/writer (Boswell's Tour Guide) on this day in history.
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 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 this day in history.
1750 Tomas de Iriarte, Spanish writer (Fabulas Literarias) on September - 18.
1752 Adrien-Marie Lagendre, mathematician, worked on elliptic integrals on this day in history.
1755 On this day in history fort Ticonderoga, NY opens
1755 On September - 18 ft Ticonderoga, NY opens
1759 On this day in history british capture Québec during the French & Indian War