Today in History for September 1779
Events 1 - 4 of 4
3rd - Earl d'orvilliers (French/Spanish Armada) sails back to Brest
23rd - John Paul Jones' "Bon Homme Richard" defeats HMS Serepis
27th - John Adams negotiates Revolutionary War peace terms with Britain
28th - American Revolution: Samuel Huntington is elected President of the Continental Congress, succeeding John Jay.
Birthdays 1 - 4 of 4
Deaths 1 - 2 of 2