On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1799

Lutine – The Ship That Refuses To Give Up Her Treasure

Historical Events

  • Sinking of British frigate HMS Lutine, with the loss of 240 men and cargo worth £1,200,000 off Dutch coast
1799 Highlights

About October 9, 1799

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 222 years, 3 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra