Historical Events In September - 26
Tuesday, 01 December 2020
0715 Ragenfrid defeats Theudoald at the Battle of Compiègne on this day in history.
1023 Godfried I, duke of Neth-Lutherans, dies on September - 26.
1212 Golden Bull of Sicily certified hereditary royal title in Bohemia for Přemyslid dynasty on September - 26.
1342 John I, ruler of Poland, dies on September - 26.
1345 On September - 26 willem IV, earl of Henegouwen/Holland/Zealand, dies at about 27
1371 On September - 26 battle of Maritsa: Serbia-Turkey
1371 Vlkasin, Hungarian general/co-king of Serbia, dies on September - 26.
1396 Sultan Bajezid I beheads 100s of crusaders on this day in history.
1404 On this day in history brussels Brabants/Limburgse audit-office established
1580 On this day in history sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the globe
1580 Francis Drake with Spanish treasure returns to England on this day in history.
1614 Felice Anerio, Italian composer (pontifical royal chapel), dies on September - 26.
1626 Lancelot Andrewes, English theologist/bishop of Winchester, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1629 Sweden & Poland signs Peace of Altmark on September - 26.
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 Willem J 's-Gravesande, Dutch physicist on this day in history.
1729 Moses Mendelssohn, philosopher/critic/Bible translator on this day in history.
1733 On September - 26 france, Spain & Sardinia sign anti-German covenant
1758 On this day in history cosme Argerich, Argentine physician, founder of the Medicine School of Buenos Aires.
1759 Hans D L earl Yorck von Wartenburg, Prussian fieldmarshal/gov-gen on September - 26.
1767 Wenzel Muller, composer on this day in history.
1771 On this day in history denis Diderot's "Le Fils Naturel," premieres in Paris
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 this day in history british troops occupy Philadelphia during the American Revolution
1777 British troops occupy Philadelphia during American Revolution on September - 26.
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 September - 26.
1789 On this day in history jefferson appointed first Sec of State; John Jay first chief justice; Samuel Osgood first Postmaster & Edmund J Randolph first Attorney Genl