On This Day

What Happened in September 1604

Historical Events

  • Sep 20 Spanish army under Spinola recaptures Oostende

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 13 William Brereton, 1st Baronet, English soldier and politician, born in Brereton Hall, Cheshire, England (d. 1661)

Famous Deaths

  • Sep 10 William Morgan, Welsh Bible translator (b. 1545)
  • Sep 12 Louis Gunther, earl of Nassau, dies in battle at about 29
  • Sep 17 Lucas Osiander, German composer, dies at 69