On This Day

Historical Events in September 1791

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Sep 3 French Revolution: The new French Constitution, declaring France a constitutional monarchy, is passed by the National Assembly

Politician and Revolutionary Georges Danton
Politician and Revolutionary
Georges Danton

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Sep 6 Mozart's opera "La Clemenza di Tito" premieres in Prague

Classical Musician and Composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Classical Musician and Composer
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

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Sep 13 France's King Louis XVI accepts constitution

King of France Louis XVI
King of France
Louis XVI

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Sep 30 The National Constituent Assembly in Paris is dissolved; Parisians hail Maximilien Robespierre and Jérôme Pétion as incorruptible patriots

Revolutionary Maximilien Robespierre
Revolutionary
Maximilien Robespierre