On This Day

September 1833 in History

Events in History

  • Sep 3 New York Sun begins publishing (1st daily newspaper)
  • Sep 4 1st newsboy hired (Barney Flaherty, 10 years old-NY Sun)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 20 Charles Darwin arrives in Buenos Aires after travelling through the Argentine interior with guachos

Naturalist Charles Darwin
Naturalist
Charles Darwin

Birthdays in History


Person of interestErnesto Teodoro Moneta

Sep 20 Ernesto Teodoro Moneta, Italian journalist, soldier and pacifist (Nobel Peace Prize 1907), born in Milan, Lombardy (d. 1918)

Italian Pacifist Ernesto Teodoro Moneta
Italian Pacifist
Ernesto Teodoro Moneta
  • Sep 22 Stephen Dill Lee, Lt Gen (Confederate Army), (d. 1908)
  • Sep 24 Henry Alanson Barnum, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Jamesville, New York (d. 1892)
  • Sep 28 James Deering Fessenden, American lawyer, politician, and Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Westbrook, Maine (d. 1862)
  • Sep 30 Ferdinand von Saar, Austrian novelist, playwright and poet, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1906)

Deaths in History

  • Sep 27 Ram Mohan Roy, Hindu reformer who helped found Brahmo Sabha, a social-religious reform movement, dies at 61
  • Sep 28 Lemuel Haynes, Revolutionary War veteran, dies at 88
  • Sep 29 Ferdinand VII, King of Spain, dies at 48