On This Day

Historical Events in September 1845

  • Sep 10 King Willem II opens Amsterdam Stock exchange

Scientific Discovery

Sep 13 English chemist Michael Faraday discovers the 'Faraday effect', the influence of a magnetic field on polarized light

  • Sep 23 1st baseball team, NY Knickerbockers organize, adopt rule code
  • Sep 23 Hunger strike in Hague