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 This day in History - September 11
391 Historic Events for September 11
1709

Oxenstiern, German(?) general (Malplaquet), dies in battle

Death
1712

Giovanni D Cassini, French astronomer, dies

Death
1713

John Foot, lawyer, dies at 65

Death
1714

French and Spanish troops under duke of Berwick occupy Barcelona

Event
1721

Rudolph J Camerarius, German physician (sexuality plans), dies

Death
1733

Fran‡ois Couperin, French composer (Le Grand), dies at 64

Death
1741

Johann J Angel, German author (Herr Lorenz Stark)

Birth
1741

Queen Maria Theresa addresses Hungarian Parliament

Event
1753

Friedrich August Baumbach, composer

Birth
1764

Valentino Fioravanti, composer

Birth
1773

Benjamin Franklin writes "There never was a good war or bad peace"

Event
1777

Battle of Brandywine, Pa; Americans lose to British

Event
1786

Friedrich Kuhlau, composer

Birth
1786

Annapolis Convention to determine interstate commerce

Event
1789

Luca Sorkocevic, composer, dies at 55

Death
1789

Alexander Hamilton appointed 1st Secretary of Treasury

Event
1798

Ulrich Br„ker, writer, dies at 62

Death
1798

Franz E Neumann, German mineralogist/mathematician/physicist

Birth
1804

Aleksandr I Polezjajev, Russian poet (Sasjka) [NS]

Birth
1806

Joshua Blackwood Howell, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1864

Birth
1807

Ignaz Lachner, composer

Birth
1813

Conrad Feger Jackson, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1862

Birth
1814

Battle of Lake Champlain, NY; American Navy defeats British

Event
1831

Charles Darwin meets with capt Fitzroy at Plymouth

Event
1835

William Wirt Allen, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1894

Birth