On This Day

What Happened in September 1748

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 14 Johann Paul Schulthesius, German composer, born in Neustadt bei Coburg, Germany (d. 1816)
  • Sep 17 Robert Wainwright, English composer and church organist (d.1782)
  • Sep 24 Philipp Meissner, German composer, born in Burgpreppach, Bavaria (d. 1816)
  • Sep 28 Johann Michael Demmler, German composer, born in Hiltenfingen, Swabia, Germany (d. 1785)

Famous Deaths

  • Sep 6 Edmund Gibson, English jurist (b. 1669)
  • Sep 10 Mother Ignacia del Espiritu Santo, Filipino Religious Sister of the Roman Catholic Church, dies at 85
  • Sep 21 John Balguy, English philosopher (b. 1686)