What Happened in September 1764

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 11 Valentino Fioravanti, composer
  • Sep 15 Friedrich Heine, composer
  • Sep 15 Paolo Francesco Parenti, composer
  • Sep 17 John Goodricke, English astronomer/member Royal Society
  • Sep 25 Fletcher Christian, English Bounty mutineer (d. 1793)

Famous Deaths

  • Sep 2 Nathaniel Bliss, English Astronomer Royal (b. 1700)
  • Sep 12 Jean Philippe Rameau, French composer (Castor en Pollux), dies at 80
  • Sep 23 Robert Dodsley, English writer (b. 1703)
  • Sep 26 Benito Jerónimo Feijóo y Montenegro, Spanish scholar (b. 1767)