Historical Events In September - 26
Saturday, 26 September 2020
0715 On September - 26 ragenfrid defeats Theudoald at the Battle of Compiègne.
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 Přemyslid dynasty.
1342 John I, ruler of Poland, dies on this day in history.
1345 Willem IV, earl of Henegouwen/Holland/Zealand, dies at about 27 on September - 26.
1371 On September - 26 battle of Maritsa: Serbia-Turkey
1371 Vlkasin, Hungarian general/co-king of Serbia, dies on this day in history.
1396 Sultan Bajezid I beheads 100s of crusaders on this day in history.
1404 Brussels Brabants/Limburgse audit-office established on September - 26.
1580 On September - 26 sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the globe
1580 On this day in history francis Drake with Spanish treasure returns to England
1614 On September - 26 felice Anerio, Italian composer (pontifical royal chapel), dies
1626 On this day in history lancelot Andrewes, English theologist/bishop of Winchester, dies at 71
1629 Sweden & Poland signs Peace of Altmark on September - 26.
1655 On September - 26 peter Stuyvesant recaptures Dutch Ft Casimir from Swedish in Delaware
1657 Hadji Chalfa/Katib Tsjelebi, Turkish geographer, dies at 48 on September - 26.
1680 Tax revolt in Gorinchem due to tax on cereal on this day in history.
1687 Parthenon destroyed in war between Turks & Venetians on September - 26.
1687 Acropolis in Athens attacked by Venetian army trying to eject Turks Parthenon destroyed in war between Turks & Venetians on this day in history.
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 Denis Diderot's "Le Fils Naturel," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
1772 On this day in history new Jersey passes bill requiring a license to practice medicine
1774 On September - 26 john Chapman, [Johnny Appleseed], frontier nurseryman
1777 On September - 26 british troops occupy Philadelphia during the American Revolution
1777 British troops occupy Philadelphia during American Revolution on this day in history.
1783 Fayette County, Pennsylvania created on this day in history.
1786 On September - 26 england & France sign trade agreement
1788 Francois Bainville, composer, dies at 63 on September - 26.
1789 Jefferson appointed first Sec of State; John Jay first chief justice; Samuel Osgood first Postmaster & Edmund J Randolph first Attorney Genl on September - 26.