September 1865 in History

Events in History

  • Sep 3 Army commander in SC orders Freedmen's Bureau to stop seizing land
  • Sep 19 Atlanta University founded
  • Sep 24 James Cooke walks tightrope from Cliff House to Seal Rocks, SF

Birthdays in History

  • Sep 3 Wilhelm Bousset, German theologist/historian
  • Sep 8 Adolfo Albertazzi, Italian writer (Amore & Amore, Top)
  • Sep 11 Rainis, Latvian poet and playwright (d. 1929)
  • Sep 15 Henri [Lucien] Capitant, French lawyer (Loi Falcidie)
  • Sep 15 Nicolaus Adriani, linguist (Middle-Celebes languages)
  • Sep 20 Lubor Niederle, Czech archaeologist/slavist
  • Sep 23 Emmuska Orczy, Tarnaörs Hungary, Hungarian-born British writer (Scarlet Pimpernel)
  • Sep 26 Mary Russell, Duchess of Bedford, English pilot and ornithologist (d. 1937)

Weddings in History


HeartWedding of Interest

Sep 27 Physicist Johannes van der Waals (27) weds Anna Magdalena Smit (18)

Physicist/Nobel Laureate Johannes van der Waals
Physicist/Nobel Laureate
Johannes van der Waals

Deaths in History

  • Sep 11 Christophe Léon Louis Juchault de Lamoricière, French general (b. 1806)
  • Sep 16 Christian Julius De Meza, Danish general (b. 1792)
  • Sep 20 William H Revere Jr, US Union brig-general, dies
  • Sep 22 Heinrich Christian Pander, Russian zoologist, dies at 71
  • Sep 30 Samuel David Luzzatto, Italian-Jewish scholar (b. 1800)