On This Day

What Happened in September 1678

Historical Events

  • Sep 17 France & Spain sign Treaties of Nijmegen
  • Sep 29 France & Brandenburg sign peace treaty

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 16 Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke, English statesman and philosopher, born in Battersea, Surrey, England (d. 1751)
  • Sep 29 Adrien-Maurice, 3rd duc de Noailles, French soldier during reign of Louis XIV (d. 1766)