On This Day

What Happened in September 1679

Historical Events

  • Sep 18 New Hampshire becomes a county in Massachusetts Bay Colony

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 28 Mihael Omerza, Slovenian composer, born in Kamnik, Slovekia (d. 1742)

Famous Deaths

  • Sep 17 Juan Jose of Austrian, Spanish general/govenor of Netherlands, dies at 50
  • Sep 20 Cornelis Evertsen the Younger, Dutch vice admiral of Zealand, dies at 51