What Happened on September 6, 1776

Historical Events

  • 1st (failed) submarine attack: David Bushnell's "Turtle" attacks British sailboat "Eagle" in Bay of NY
  • Hurricane hits Guadeloupe, killing more than 6,000.
  • Hurricane hits Martinique; 100 French and Dutch ships sink; 600 die
1776 History

About September 6, 1776

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 246 years, 6 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo