On This Day

What Happened in September 1753

Historical Events

  • Sep 9 1st steam engine arrives in north American colonies
  • Sep 22 Pangeran Gusti installed as Sultan of Banten

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 2 Marie Josephine Louise of Savoy, queen of France (d. 1810)
  • Sep 10 John Soane, English architect (Bank of England, Soane Museum), born in Goring-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, England (d. 1837)
  • Sep 11 Friedrich August Baumbach, German composer, born in Gotha, Germany (d. 1813)
  • Sep 29 Johann Gottfried Schicht, German composer, born in Reichenau, Saxony (d. 1823)

Famous Deaths

  • Sep 24 Georg Gebel, German musician and composer, dies at 45 [1]