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 This day in History - September 27
418 Historic Events for September 27
1700

Innocent XII, [Antonio Pignatelli], Pope (1691-1700), dies at 85

Death
1722

Samuel Adams, revolutionary rabble rouser/(Lt Gov-Mass, 1789-94)

Birth
1729

Michael Dennis, jesuit/author

Birth
1772

S…ndor Kisfaludy, Hungary, poet/Austrian army (1793-1801)

Birth
1776

Maria E J Versfelt, actress/mistress (General Moreau and Marshal Ney)

Birth
1777

English General William Howe occupies Philadelphia

Event
1777

Battle of Germantown; Washington defeated by British [NS=Oct 6]

Event
1779

John Adams negotiates Revolutionary War peace terms with Britain

Event
1783

Agust¡n I de Iturbide, emperor of Mexico (1822-23)

Birth
1784

Boniface Stoecki, composer, dies at 38

Death
1786

Jose Mariano Elizaga, composer

Birth
1787

Constitution submitted to states for ratification

Event
1792

George Cruikshank, London, caricaturist (Oliver Twist)

Birth
1794

French troops conquer CrŠvecoeur

Event
1803

Samuel Francis DuPont, Rear Admiral (Union Navy), died in 1865

Birth
1808

Gaetano B Vestris, ballerina, dies at 79

Death
1809

Raphael Semmes, Rear Admiral (Confederate Navy), died in 1877

Birth
1817

Hiram R Revels, Fayetteville NC, 1st black US senator

Birth
1821

Mexican Empire declares its independence

Event
1821

Revolutionary forces occupy Mexico City as Spanish withdraw

Event
1821

Luis (Philippus) Brion, Cura‡aos admiral/supreme commander, dies at 39

Death
1821

Henri-Fr‚d‚ric Amiel, Swiss/French writer (Grains de Mil)

Birth
1824

William Nelson, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1862

Birth
1825

Railroad transportation is born with 1st track (Stockton-Darlington)

Event
1830

Dutch army leaves Brussels, after 100s killed

Event