On This Day

What Happened in September 1565

Historical Events

  • Sep 8 1st permanent European settlement in the US founded at St. Augustine, Florida
  • Sep 8 Turkish siege of Malta broken by Maltese & Knights of St John
  • Sep 20 Spaniards capture Fort Caroline Florida & massacre the French

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 28 Alessandro Tassoni, Italian political writer (Rape of Bucket), born in Modena, Italy (d. 1635)