On This Day

What Happened in September 1763

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 1 Catherine II of Russia endorses Ivan Betskoy's plans for a Foundling Home in Moscow

Empress of Russia Catherine the Great
Empress of Russia
Catherine the Great

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 2 Caroline von Schelling, [Michaelis], German author

Famous Deaths

  • Sep 14 Johann Philipp Sack, German composer, dies at 40
  • Sep 26 John Byron, English poet (b. 1692)