On This Day

September 1784 in History

Events in History

  • Sep 21 Pennsylvania Packet and Daily Advertiser becomes the 1st successful daily newspaper in the United States
  • Sep 22 Russian trappers establish a colony on Kodiak Island, Alaska

Deaths in History

  • Sep 4 César-François Cassini de Thury, French astronomer (geodesic labor), dies at 70
Founder of the Shakers Ann Lee
Founder of the Shakers
Ann Lee