On This Day

What Happened in September 1624

Historical Events

Historic Event

Sep 12 1st submarine publicly tested in London on the Thames for King James I

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 10 Thomas Sydenham, English physician and author of "Observationes Medicae", born in Wynford Eagle, Dorset (d. 1689)

Famous Deaths

  • Sep 20 Isaac Le Maire, Amsterdam ship owner, dies at about 66
  • Sep 23 Willem Pietersz Buytewech, painter/etcher, dies at about 32