On This Day

What Happened in September 1667

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 5 Giovanni Gerolamo Saccheri, Italian mathematician, born in Sanremo, Italy (d. 1733)
  • Sep 24 Jean-Louis Lully, French composer and son of Jean-Baptiste Lully, born in Paris, France (d. 1667)
  • Sep 28 Asano Naganori, Japanese warlord (daimyƍ), born in Edo, Japan (d. 1701)

Famous Deaths

  • Sep 3 Alonso Cano, Spanish painter/sculptor/architect, dies at 66
  • Sep 28 Jacobus Golius, Dutch mathematician and Arabic translator, dies at 71