What Happened in September 1805

Historical Events

  • Sep 4 1st edition of Batavian State Courier published

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 30 Napoleon Bonaparte's army draws into the Rhine

French Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte
French Emperor
Napoléon Bonaparte

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 2 Esteban Echeverría, Argentine writer (d. 1851)
  • Sep 6 Horatio Greenough, US, neo-classical sculptor/writer (Form & Function)
  • Sep 7 Samuel Wilberforce, English bishop and one of the greatest public speakers of his day (remembered for his opposition to Darwin's theory of evolution), born in London (d. 1873)
  • Sep 18 Robert Cowdin, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1874)
  • Sep 23 Matthew Adams Stickney, Rowley Mass, numismatist
  • Sep 25 Henry P Scholte, Dutch/US vicar/founder (Pella colony in Iowa)
  • Sep 27 George Müller, Prussian orphanage builder (d. 1898)
  • Sep 30 Samuel Peter Heintzelman, Major General (Union volunteers)