On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1755

Famous Birthdays

  • Benjamin Bourne, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Rhode Island), born in Bristol, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, British America (d. 1808)

Famous Deaths

  • Johann Lorenz von Mosheim, German historian (b. 1694)
1755 Highlights

About September 9, 1755

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 266 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo