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What Happened on September 26, 1687

Historical Events


New SettlementParthenon

Acropolis in Athens attacked by Venetian army trying to eject Turks, damaging the Parthenon

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The Parthenon, former temple dedicated to the goddess Athena, on the Athenian Acropolis, Greece
The Parthenon, former temple dedicated to the goddess Athena, on the Athenian Acropolis, Greece
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  • City council of Amsterdam votes to support William of Orange's invasion of England, which became the Glorious Revolution
1687 Highlights

About September 26, 1687

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 333 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra