On This Day

What Happened on September 13, 1775

Historical Events

  • Gotthold Lessing's "Die Juden," premieres in Frankfurt-am-Main

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestLaura Secord

Laura Secord, Canadian war heroine, born in Great Barrington, Massachusetts Bay (d. 1868)

Canadian War Heroine Laura Secord
Canadian War Heroine
Laura Secord

1775 Highlights

About September 13, 1775

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 245 years, 2 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo