September 1804 in History

Events in History

  • Sep 1 Juno, one of the largest main belt asteroids, was discovered by German astronomer Karl Ludwig Harding.
  • Sep 25 12th amendment to US constitution, regulating judicial power

Birthdays in History

  • Sep 8 Eduard Mörike, German poet (d. 1875)
  • Sep 11 Aleksandr I Polezjajev, Russian poet (Sasjka) [NS]
  • Sep 14 John Gould, British ornithologist (d. 1881)
  • Sep 14 Louis Desiré Maigret, French Catholic prelate (d. 1882)
  • Sep 23 David Van de Kellen, coin engraver

Deaths in History

  • Sep 4 Richard Somers, American naval officer
  • Sep 29 Michael Hillegas, first Treasurer of the United States (b. 1728)