What Happened in September 1791

Historical Events

  • Sep 3 French Constitution passed by French National Assembly

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Sep 6 Mozart's opera "La Clemenza di Tito" premieres in Prague

Classical Musician and Composer Wolfang Amadeus Mozart
Classical Musician and Composer
Wolfang Amadeus Mozart
  • Sep 13 France's King Louis XVI accepts constitution
  • Sep 30 Mozart's opera "Magic Flute" premieres in Vienna
  • Sep 30 The National Constituent Assembly in Paris is dissolved; Parisians hail Maximilien Robespierre and Jérôme Pétion as incorruptible patriots.

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 1 Lydia Sigourney, US, religious author (How to Be Happy)
  • Sep 5 Giacomo Meyerbeer, Vogelsdorf Germany, composer (Golt Und Die Natur)
  • Sep 20 Sergei T Aksakov, Russian writer (Semejnaja chronika)
  • Sep 22 Michael Faraday, discovered principle of electric motor
  • Sep 23 Johann F Encke, German astronomer (Encke Comet)
  • Sep 23 Karl T Korner, German poet (Zriny, Leyer und Schwerdt)
  • Sep 26 Théodore Géricault, French painter (d. 1824)

Famous Deaths

  • Sep 25 William Bradford, American printer (b. 1719)