Historical Events In September - 26
Thursday, 12 December 2019
0715 On September - 26 ragenfrid defeats Theudoald at the Battle of CompiÃ¨gne.
1023 Godfried I, duke of Neth-Lutherans, dies on this day in history.
1212 On this day in history golden Bull of Sicily certified hereditary royal title in Bohemia for PÅ™emyslid dynasty.
1342 On this day in history john I, ruler of Poland, dies
1345 Willem IV, earl of Henegouwen/Holland/Zealand, dies at about 27 on September - 26.
1371 Battle of Maritsa: Serbia-Turkey on this day in history.
1371 On September - 26 vlkasin, Hungarian general/co-king of Serbia, dies
1396 On this day in history sultan Bajezid I beheads 100s of crusaders
1404 On September - 26 brussels Brabants/Limburgse audit-office established
1580 Sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the globe on this day in history.
1580 Francis Drake with Spanish treasure returns to England on September - 26.
1614 Felice Anerio, Italian composer (pontifical royal chapel), dies on this day in history.
1626 Lancelot Andrewes, English theologist/bishop of Winchester, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1629 Sweden & Poland signs Peace of Altmark on this day in history.
1655 On this day in history peter Stuyvesant recaptures Dutch Ft Casimir from Swedish in Delaware
1657 Hadji Chalfa/Katib Tsjelebi, Turkish geographer, dies at 48 on September - 26.
1680 On September - 26 tax revolt in Gorinchem due to tax on cereal
1687 On September - 26 parthenon destroyed in war between Turks & Venetians
1687 On this day in history acropolis in Athens attacked by Venetian army trying to eject Turks Parthenon destroyed in war between Turks & Venetians
1688 On this day in history willem J 's-Gravesande, Dutch physicist
1729 On this day in history moses Mendelssohn, philosopher/critic/Bible translator
1733 On September - 26 france, Spain & Sardinia sign anti-German covenant
1758 On September - 26 cosme Argerich, Argentine physician, founder of the Medicine School of Buenos Aires.
1759 On September - 26 hans D L earl Yorck von Wartenburg, Prussian fieldmarshal/gov-gen
1767 On September - 26 wenzel Muller, composer
1771 Denis Diderot's "Le Fils Naturel," premieres in Paris on September - 26.
1772 New Jersey passes bill requiring a license to practice medicine on September - 26.
1774 On this day in history john Chapman, [Johnny Appleseed], frontier nurseryman
1777 On September - 26 british troops occupy Philadelphia during the American Revolution
1777 On this day in history british troops occupy Philadelphia during American Revolution
1783 On September - 26 fayette County, Pennsylvania created
1786 On September - 26 england & France sign trade agreement
1788 Francois Bainville, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1789 On September - 26 jefferson appointed first Sec of State; John Jay first chief justice; Samuel Osgood first Postmaster & Edmund J Randolph first Attorney Genl