Historical Events In September - 26
Monday, 19 August 2019
0715 Ragenfrid defeats Theudoald at the Battle of Compiègne on September - 26.
1023 On this day in history godfried I, duke of Neth-Lutherans, dies
1212 On this day in history golden Bull of Sicily certified hereditary royal title in Bohemia for Přemyslid dynasty.
1342 John I, ruler of Poland, dies on September - 26.
1345 On this day in history willem IV, earl of Henegouwen/Holland/Zealand, dies at about 27
1371 Battle of Maritsa: Serbia-Turkey on September - 26.
1371 On this day in history vlkasin, Hungarian general/co-king of Serbia, dies
1396 On September - 26 sultan Bajezid I beheads 100s of crusaders
1404 On this day in history brussels Brabants/Limburgse audit-office established
1580 Sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the globe on September - 26.
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 On September - 26 lancelot Andrewes, English theologist/bishop of Winchester, dies at 71
1629 On September - 26 sweden & Poland signs Peace of Altmark
1655 On this day in history peter Stuyvesant recaptures Dutch Ft Casimir from Swedish in Delaware
1657 On September - 26 hadji Chalfa/Katib Tsjelebi, Turkish geographer, dies at 48
1680 Tax revolt in Gorinchem due to tax on cereal on this day in history.
1687 On September - 26 parthenon destroyed in war between Turks & Venetians
1687 On September - 26 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 September - 26.
1729 On this day in history moses Mendelssohn, philosopher/critic/Bible translator
1733 France, Spain & Sardinia sign anti-German covenant on this day in history.
1758 Cosme Argerich, Argentine physician, founder of the Medicine School of Buenos Aires on this day in history.
1759 Hans D L earl Yorck von Wartenburg, Prussian fieldmarshal/gov-gen on September - 26.
1767 Wenzel Muller, composer on September - 26.
1771 On this day in history denis Diderot's "Le Fils Naturel," premieres in Paris
1772 On September - 26 new Jersey passes bill requiring a license to practice medicine
1774 On September - 26 john Chapman, [Johnny Appleseed], frontier nurseryman
1777 British troops occupy Philadelphia during the American Revolution on September - 26.
1777 On September - 26 british troops occupy Philadelphia during American Revolution
1783 On this day in history 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