September 1818 in History

Events in History

  • Sep 7 Carl III of Sweden-Norway is crowned king of Norway, in Trondheim
  • Sep 23 Border demarcation markers for Moresnet formally installed.
  • Sep 30 Congress of Aken: Russia, Austria, Prussia, France & England

Birthdays in History

  • Sep 7 Thomas Talbot, 31st Governor of Massachusetts, born in Cambridge, New York (d. 1886)
  • Sep 12 Richard Jordan Gatling, American inventor (hand-cranked machine gun), born in Hertford County, North Carolina (d. 1903)
  • Sep 13 Gustave Aimard, French world explorer and writer (Grande Flibuste), born in Paris (d. 1883)
  • Sep 16 Francis Seymour Haden, English surgeon and etcher, born in London (d. 1910)
  • Sep 18 Marcellus Augustus Stovall, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in Sparta, Georgia (d. 1895)

Weddings in History

HeartWedding of Interest

Sep 29 Inventor Samuel Morse (27) weds Lucretia Walker in Concord, New Hampshire

Inventor Samuel Morse
Samuel Morse

Deaths in History

  • Sep 1 Robert Calder, British naval officer, dies at 73
  • Sep 18 Olaf Swaertz, botanist, dies