What Happened in September 1832

Historical Events

  • Sep 3 Rebellious slaves set fire to Paramaribo Suriname

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 4 Antonio Agliardi, Italian diplomat (d. 1915)
  • Sep 10 Randall Lee Gibson, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1892)
  • Sep 16 George Washington Custis Lee, Major General (Confederate Army)
  • Sep 20 Johann Joseph Abert, composer
  • Sep 21 Friedrich Wilhelm Langhans, composer
  • Sep 21 Samuel Sprigg Carroll, Bvt Major General (Union Army), (d. 1893)
  • Sep 25 William Le Baron Jenney, US, architect/"father of skyscraper"
  • Sep 26 Pyotr Petrovich Sokal'sky, composer
  • Sep 30 Frederick Sleigh "Bobs" Roberts, British gov of Natal (Ireland-Boer war)

Famous Deaths

  • Sep 2 Franz Xaver, Baron Von Zach, Austrian astronomer (b. 1754)
  • Sep 9 Bernhard Joseph Klein, composer, dies at 39
  • Sep 21 Walter Scott, Scottish attorney/poet/writer (Ivanhoe), dies