On This Day

Famous People Born in September 1722

  • Sep 5 Frederick Christian, Elector of Saxony, born in Dresden Castle, Dresden, Germany (d. 1763)
  • Sep 14 Joseph Paul Ziegler, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1767)
  • Sep 16 Gabriel Christie, British general, born in Stirling, Scotland (d. 1799)
  • Sep 22 John Home, Scottish writer (d. 1808)

Person of interestSamuel Adams

Sep 27 Samuel Adams, American revolutionary (Boston Massacre-Tea Party) and politician (Lt Gov-Mass, 1789-94), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1803)

US Revolutionary Samuel Adams
US Revolutionary
Samuel Adams