Historical Events In September - 18
Friday, 16 April 2021
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 On this day in history domitian, Roman emperor, dies
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 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 Philip Augustus becomes king of France on this day in history.
1180 On September - 18 louis VII, King of France, dies
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 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 On this day in history emperor Ferdinand II declares war on France
1636 Pietro Sanmartini, composer on September - 18.
1679 New Hampshire becomes a county Massachusetts Bay Colony on September - 18.
1684 On this day in history 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 Jean Allamand, French theologist/natural philosopher on this day in history.
1721 On September - 18 matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies
1733 George Read, US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence) on this day in history.
1735 On September - 18 justus van Effen, writer/founder (Holland Spectator), dies at 51
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 On this day in history tomas de Iriarte, Spanish writer (Fabulas Literarias)
1752 On September - 18 adrien-Marie Lagendre, mathematician, worked on elliptic integrals
1755 Fort Ticonderoga, NY opens on September - 18.
1755 Ft Ticonderoga, NY opens on this day in history.
1759 On September - 18 british capture Québec during the French & Indian War