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September 1627 in History

Birthdays in History


Person of interestJacques-Bénigne Bossuet

Sep 27 Jacques-Benigne bossuet, French bishop and writer (Louis XIV court preacher), born in Dijon, France (d. 1704)

Bishop and Writer Jacques-Bénigne Bossuet
Bishop and Writer
Jacques-Bénigne Bossuet
  • Sep 30 Robinson Crusoe, fictional character, according to Daniel Defoe

Deaths in History

  • Sep 20 Jan Gruter, Flemish-born Dutch critic, dies at 66