Historical Events In September - 18
Tuesday, 24 November 2020
0031 On this day in history 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 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 Erik II Eimune, [Onvergetelijke], king of Denmark (1134-37), murdered on this day in history.
1180 Philip Augustus becomes king of France on this day in history.
1180 On September - 18 louis VII, King of France, dies
1261 Koenraad van Hochstaden, archbishop of Cologne, dies on this day in history.
1426 On September - 18 hubert [Huybrecht] van Eyck, painter, dies
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 Charles V of Germany & Francis I of France sign Peace of Crepy on September - 18.
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 this day in history.
1636 On this day in history pietro Sanmartini, composer
1679 New Hampshire becomes a county Massachusetts Bay Colony on September - 18.
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 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 Justus van Effen, writer/founder (Holland Spectator), dies at 51 on this day in history.
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 September - 18 tomas de Iriarte, Spanish writer (Fabulas Literarias)
1752 On September - 18 adrien-Marie Lagendre, mathematician, worked on elliptic integrals
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