On This Day

What Happened in September 1622

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 5 Richelieu appointed Cardinal under French King Louis XIII

King of France Louis XIII
King of France
Louis XIII
  • Sep 6 Spanish silver fleet disappears off Florida Keys; 1,000s die

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 4 Jacob Hintze, German composer, born in Bernau (d. 1702)
  • Sep 30 Johann Sebastiani, German composer, born in Weimar (d. 1683)