On This Day

September 1732 in History

Events in History

  • Sep 2 Pope Clement XII renews anti-Jewish laws of Rome
  • Sep 6 VOC dismisses Dutch east indies governor-general Diederik Dare

Birthdays in History

  • Sep 6 Johan Wilcke, Swedish physicist, born in Wismar, Germany (d. 1796)

Person of interestJacques Necker

Sep 30 Jacques Necker, French finance minister of Louis XVI whose decisions contributed to the outbreak of the French Revolution, born in Geneva, Switzerland (d. 1804)

Finance Minister Jacques Necker
Finance Minister
Jacques Necker

Deaths in History

  • Sep 12 Jean Philippe Eugène de Mérode, Belgian marquis of Westerloo, dies at 58
  • Sep 24 Emperor Reigen, 112th Emperor of Japan, dies at 78