On This Day

What Happened on September 11, 1709

Historical Events

  • Battle at Malplaquet during War of the Spanish Succession: English, Austrian and Dutch Great Alliance defeat France

Famous Deaths

  • Oxenstiern, Dutch general, dies in the Battle of Malplaquet
  • Spaar, Dutch General, dies in the Battle of Malplaquet
1709 Highlights

About September 11, 1709

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 311 years, 2 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo