On This Day

September 1761 in History

Events in History

Royal Coronation

Sep 22 Coronation of King George III of the United Kingdom and Queen Charlotte

Birthdays in History

  • Sep 28 François Budan de Boislaurent, French mathematician, born in Limonade, Cap-Français, Saint-Domingue (d. 1840)

Weddings in History

George III

Sep 8 Marriage of George III of the United Kingdom to Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (Queen Charlotte)

Deaths in History

  • Sep 8 Bernard Forest de Bélidor, French engineer who pioneered hydraulics (b. 1698)
  • Sep 19 Pieter Musschenbroek, Dutch mathematician and physician (Leydan jar), dies at 69