On This Day

What Happened on September 13, 1808

Historical Events

  • Finnish War: In the Battle of Jutas, Swedish forces under Lieutenant General Georg Carl von Döbeln beat the Russians, making von Döbeln a Swedish war hero.

Famous Deaths

  • Saverio Bettinelli, Italian Jesuit writer, dies at 90
1808 Highlights

About September 13, 1808

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 213 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo