Historical Events on September 6, 1776

About Sep 6, 1776

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 242 years, 2 months and 12 days

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