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 This day in History - September 18
367 Historic Events for September 18
31

Sejanus, Roman head of praetorisch guard, executed

Death
96

Domitian, Roman emperor, dies

Death
324

Chrysopolis emperor Constantine beats emperor Licinius

Event
993

Arnulf vanf Gent, Westfries earl (988-93), dies in battle

Death
1137

Erik II Eimune, [Onvergetelijke], king of Denmark (1134-37), murdered

Death
1180

Louis VII, King of France, dies

Death
1261

Koenraad van Hochstaden, archbishop of Cologne, dies

Death
1426

Hubert [Huybrecht] van Eyck, painter, dies

Death
1437

Farmer uprising in Transsylvania

Event
1502

Christopher Columbus lands at Costa Rica on his 4th and last voyage

Event
1544

Charles V of Germany and Francis I of France sign Peace of Crepy

Event
1544

English King Henry VIII's troops occupy Boulogne

Event
1544

Peace of Cr‚py: German emperor Charles V and French king Fran‡ois I

Event
1573

Spanish attack Alkmaar

Event
1574

Claudio Achillini, Italian lawyer/poet

Birth
1635

Emperor Ferdinand II declares war on France

Event
1636

Pietro Sanmartini, composer

Birth
1679

New Hampshire becomes a county Massachusetts Bay Colony

Event
1684

Jan A "Joannes" Antonides van der Goes, poet (Ystroom), dies at 37

Death
1684

Johann Gottfried Walther, Erfurt Germany, composer/Musicographer

Birth
1713

Jean Allamand, French theologist/natural philosopher

Birth
1721

Matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies

Death
1733

George Read, US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence)

Birth
1735

Justus van Effen, writer/founder (Holland Spectator), dies at 51

Death
1739

Turkey and Austria sign peace treaty-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks

Event