What Happened in September 1815

Historical Events

  • Sep 21 King Willem I takes oath in Brussels
  • Sep 26 Russia, Prussia and Austria sign the Holy Alliance

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Sep 26 Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-PĂ©rigord resigns as Prime Minister of France

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  • Sep 28 Joachim Murats fleet sails from Corsica to Naples
  • Sep 29 King Willem I forms Dutch Order of the Lion

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 4 Andreas I Schaepman, archbishop of Utrecht 1868-82
  • Sep 4 Mihaly Mosonyi, composer
  • Sep 5 Carl Wilhelm, composer
  • Sep 5 Tyree Harris Bell, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in Covington, Kentucky (d. 1902)
  • Sep 6 St. John Richardson Liddell, American Civil War Confederate General, born in Wilkinson County, Mississippi (d. 1870)
  • Sep 7 Howell Cobb II, Major General/Secy of Treas (Union), (d. 1868)
  • Sep 7 John McDouall Stuart, Australian explorer (d. 1866)
  • Sep 8 Alexander Ramsey, Gov (Union), (d. 1903)
  • Sep 10 Eleazer Arthur Paine, American Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Geauga County, Ohio (d. 1882)
  • Sep 17 Halfdan Kjerulf, Norwegian composer (Brudefaerden i Hardanger), born in Christiania, Norway (d. 1868)
  • Sep 18 Henry Constantine Wayne, Brigadier General (Confederate Army)
  • Sep 29 Andreas Aschenbach, German painter/engraver

Famous Deaths

  • Sep 9 John Singleton Copley, British painter, dies at 77
  • Sep 12 Jose Mauricio, composer, dies at 63
  • Sep 24 John Sevier, indian fighter (Gov/Rep-Tn), dies at 70
  • Sep 28 Nicolas Desmarest, French geographer (Volcanos), dies at 90