What Happened in September 1829

Historical Events

  • Sep 14 Peace of Adrianopel: ends Russian-Turkish war
  • Sep 24 Russia & Ottoman Empire sign Peace Treaty of Adrianople

MurderAssassination Attempt

Sep 25 Failed assassination attempt on Simon Bolívar

Military and Political Leader Simon Bolívar
Military and Political Leader
Simon Bolívar
  • Sep 28 Walker's Appeal, racial antislavery pamphlet, published in Boston

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 29 British Home Secretary Sir Robert Peel establishes London's Metropolitan Police - hence the nicknames "bobbies" and "peelers"

British Prime Minister Robert Peel
British Prime Minister
Robert Peel

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 1 James Conner, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1883)
  • Sep 6 Marie Zakrzewska, Polish physician (d. 1902)
  • Sep 7 August Kekule von Stradonitz, discovered structure of benzene ring
  • Sep 7 Ferdinand Vandiveer Hayden, US, geologist (Geograph Survey 1859-86)
  • Sep 8 George Crook, Major General (Union volunteers), (d. 1890)
  • Sep 8 Seth Maxwell Barton, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1900)
  • Sep 12 Anselm Feuerbach, German painter
  • Sep 12 Charles Dudley Warner, Mass, newspaperman/author (Being a Boy)
  • Sep 22 William Worth Belknap, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
  • Sep 22 Tự Đức, Emperor of Vietnam (d. 1883)
  • Sep 24 James St Clair Morton, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1864)
  • Sep 24 Charles S. West, Texas jurist and politician (d. 1885)
  • Sep 25 William Michael Rossetti, civil servant
  • Sep 29 Bradley Tyler Johnson, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1903)
  • Sep 29 Giles Alexander Smith, Major General (Union volunteers), (d. 1876)

Famous Deaths

  • Sep 16 Nikolay Raevsky, Russian general and statesman (b. 1771)