What Happened In September 1779 In History
Historical Events for September, 1779
- 16th » American Revolutionary War: The Franco-American Siege of Savannah begins.
- 23rd » American Revolution: John Paul Jones on board the USS Bonhomme Richard 1765 6 wins the Battle of Flamborough Head.
- 28th » American Revolution: Samuel Huntington (statesman) or Samuel Huntington is elected President of the Continental Congress, succeeding John Jay.
Famous Birthdays on September in 1779
- 8th » Mustafa IV, Ottoman sultan (d. 1808)
- 18th » Joseph Story, American lawyer and jurist (d. 1845)
Year 1779 events in history for the month of September
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