On This Day

What Happened in September 1705

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 7 Matthäus Günther, German painter, born in Peissenberg, Germany (d. 1788)
  • Sep 19 Henri-Jacques de Croes, Flemish composer and violinist, born in Antwerp, Belgium (d. 1786)
  • Sep 24 Leopold Joseph Graf Daun, Austrian field marshal, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1766)
  • Sep 28 Henry Fox, 1st Baron Holland, English corrupt politician (Chiswick), born in Kensington, London (d. 1774)
  • Sep 28 Johann Peter Kellner, German organist and composer, born in Gräfenroda, Thuringia, Germany (d. 1772)

Famous Deaths

  • Sep 21 Willem Hadriaan of Nassau, corrupt mister of Odijck, dies