On This Day

What Happened in September 1613

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 15 Fran├žois VI, duc de La Rochefoucauld, French writer of maxims and memoirs, born in Paris, Kingdom of France (d. 1680)
  • Sep 25 Claude Perrault, French Architect and Physician (east facade of the Louvre), born in Paris, France

Famous Deaths

  • Sep 8 Don Carlo Gesauldo, Italian composer, dies at 47
  • Sep 15 Thomas Overbury, English poet (A Wife) and essayist, dies at 32
  • Sep 20 Willem H van Est (Estius), theologist, dies