What Happened in September 1608

Historical Events

Election of Interest

Sep 10 John Smith elected president of Jamestown colony council, Virginia

  • Sep 29 Captain Christopher Newport arrives in Virginia, for the second time, with supplies from England for colonists

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 1 Giacomo Torelli, Italian stage designer and engineer, born in Fano, Italy
  • Sep 3 Pieter Stockmans, Flemish chairman of military