genealogyonline

About the day » Sunday September 5, 1773Calender converter

September 6, 1773 Next pagePrevious page September 4, 1773

Source: Wikipedia Historical context
  • Erfstadhouder Prins Willem V (Willem Batavus) (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1751 till 1795 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden)
  • January 1 » The hymn that became known as "Amazing Grace", then titled "1 Chronicles 17:16–17" is first used to accompany a sermon led by John Newton in the town of Olney, Buckinghamshire, England.
  • June 1 » Wolraad Woltemade rescues 14 sailors at the Cape of Good Hope from the sinking ship De Jonge Thomas by riding his horse into the sea seven times. He drowned on his eighth attempt.
  • June 17 » Cúcuta, Colombia, is founded by Juana Rangel de Cuéllar.
  • October 12 » America's first insane asylum opens.
  • October 14 » The first recorded ministry of education, the Commission of National Education, is formed in the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth.
  • December 16 » American Revolution: Boston Tea Party: Members of the Sons of Liberty disguised as Mohawk Indians dump hundreds of crates of tea into Boston harbor as a protest against the Tea Act.
Weather

The temperature on September 5, 1773 was about 19.0 °C. There was 22 mm of rainWind direction mainly south by west. Weather type: regen betrokken. Special wheather fenomena: veel dauw.

Source: KNMI



Born on September 5

Died on September 5

Names that were popular for boys in 1773
  • Jan
  • Cornelis
  • Pieter
  • Hendrik
  • Joannes
  • Johannes
  • Willem
  • Gerrit
  • Petrus
  • Jacob
  • Jacobus
  • Jean
  • Dirk
  • Klaas
  • Johann
Names that were popular for girls in 1773
  • Maria
  • Anna
  • Johanna
  • Marie
  • Cornelia
  • Joanna
  • Catharina
  • Elisabeth
  • Trijntje
  • Neeltje
  • Grietje
  • Aaltje
  • Adriana
  • Antje
  • Jannetje