On This Day

What Happened in September 1747

Historical Events

  • Sep 16 French troops occupy Bergen on Zoom

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 14 José Joaquim dos Santos, Portuguese organist and composer, born in Obidos, Portugal (d. 1801)

Famous Deaths

  • Sep 15 Johann Gotthilf Ziegler, German baroque composer and organist, dies at 59