What Happened in September 1688

Historical Events

  • Sep 6 Austrian armies occupy Belgrade
  • Sep 20 French troops occupies Palts
  • Sep 24 France declares war on Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 5 Lukas Fencer, Dutch poet (Fight of Kings & Mice)
  • Sep 12 Ferdinand Brokoff, Czech sculptor (d. 1731)
  • Sep 13 Luca Antonio Praedieri, composer
  • Sep 17 Maria Luisa of Savoy, first queen of Philip V of Spain (d. 1714)
  • Sep 26 Willem J 's-Gravesande, Dutch physicist

Famous Deaths

  • Sep 2 Robert Viner, Lord Mayor of London (b. 1631)