October 9, 1806 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Prussia declares war on France

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Benjamin Banneker, African American astronomer, mathematician and surveyor of Washington D.C., dies at 74

Mathematician, Astronomer and Almanac Author Benjamin Banneker
Mathematician, Astronomer and Almanac Author
Benjamin Banneker