On This Day

September 1665 in History

Events in History

Theater Premiere

Sep 22 Moliere's comedic play "L'amour Medecin" premieres for King Louis XIV at Versailles


Birthdays in History

  • Sep 20 Johannes van der Hagen, Dutch vicar and genealogist, born in Leiden, Netherlands (d. 1739)

Deaths in History

  • Sep 12 Jean Bolland, Flemish Jesuit writer and historian (Acta Sanctorum), dies at 69
  • Sep 17 Philip IV, King of Spain & Portugal (1621-55), dies at 60
  • Sep 25 Maria Anna of Austria, Electress of Bavaria (b. 1610)