September 1648 in history

Born in September 1648

Sep 2 Magdalena Sibylle of Saxe-Weissenfels a German noblewoman.
Sep 5 Athanasius of Brest-Litovsk a saint and martyr of the Russian Orthodox Church. He was killed by Catholics for opposition to the Union of Brest. Saint Athanasius is commemorated on September 5
Sep 10 Nicolas Desmarets a Controller-General of Finances during the reign of Louis XIV of France.

Died in September 1648

Sep 1 Marin Mersenne a French theologian, philosopher, mathematician and music theorist, often referred to as the "father of acoustics". Mersenne was "the center of the world of science and mathematics during the first half of the 1600s."