What Happened in September 1823

Historical Events


AppointmentAppointment of Interest

Sep 10 Simón Bolívar named President of Peru

Military and Political Leader Simón Bolívar
Military and Political Leader
Simón Bolívar

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 21 Moroni first appears to Joseph Smith, according to Smith

Religious Leader Joseph Smith Jr
Religious Leader
Joseph Smith Jr

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 10 Adolf von Doss, composer
  • Sep 16 Francis Parkman, American historian/author (Oregon Trail)
  • Sep 16 Michael Obrenovic, ruler of Serbia
  • Sep 25 Thomas John Wood, Major General (Union volunteers), (d. 1906)
  • Sep 26 Ivan S Aksakov, Russian journalist (Denj, Moskvitsh)
  • Sep 28 Alexandre Cabanel, French painter (d. 1889)

Famous Deaths

  • Sep 11 David Ricardo, economist (b. 1772)
  • Sep 17 Abraham L Breguet, French clock maker, dies at 76
  • Sep 20 Daniel Steibelt, composer, dies at 57
  • Sep 23 Matthew Baillie, Scottish Physician (first systematic study of pathology in 1793), dies at 61