Historical Events Happened In December - 13
Friday, 30 September 2016
1732 On December - 13 jean-Claude Trial, composer
1734 On this day in history england & Russia sign trade agreement
1738 Gotthard Wagner, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1740 On this day in history franz Xaver Schnitzer, composer
1742 On this day in history willem KH Friso tests his mothers potatoes
1759 On December - 13 1st music store in America opens (Phila)
1769 On December - 13 dartmouth College in New Hampshire received its charter
1769 On this day in history c F Gellert, writer, dies at 54
1770 John Clarke-Whitfeld, composer on this day in history.
1774 On this day in history first incident of the Revolution-400 attack Fort William and Mary, NH
1774 On this day in history 1st incident of Revolution-400 attack Ft William & Mary, NH
1774 On December - 13 susanne K von Klettenberg, German friend of Goethes mother, dies at 50
1793 Johann Joachim Christoph Bode, composer, dies at 63 on December - 13.
1797 On December - 13 the birth of Heinrich Heine, German romantic poet and writer
1797 Heinrich Heine, Germany, poet/lyricist (Schubert, Liszt) on December - 13.
1810 Clark Mills, US, sculptor (Freedom, Armed Liberty) on this day in history.
1812 On December - 13 marianne von Martinez, composer, dies at 68
1814 On December - 13 charles Joseph Prince of Ligne, Belg fieldmarshal/author, dies at 79
1816 Patent for a dry dock issued to John Adamson, Boston on this day in history.
1816 On this day in history clement Claiborne Clay, MC (Confederacy), died in 1882
1818 On this day in history mary Todd Lincoln, 1st lady (1861-65)
1819 On this day in history edwin George Monk, composer
1823 Gioacchino Rossini arrives in London on this day in history.
1833 HMS Beagle/Charles Darwin arrives in Port Deseado, Patagonia on December - 13.
1835 On this day in history phillips Brooks, Episcopal bishop/composer (Little Town of Bethlehem)
1838 On this day in history marie-Alexis Castillon de Saint-Victor, composer
1843 "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens published, 6,000 copies sold on December - 13.
1843 George Stephanescu, composer on this day in history.
1847 On December - 13 emily Bronte, under the pseudonym 'Ellis Bell', publishes 'Wuthering Heights'
1850 G F Grace, cricketer (brother of W G ) on December - 13.
1853 On December - 13 joseph Sickman Corsen, Curacao, musician/composer/screenwriter
1858 On December - 13 jakab Gyula Major, composer
1861 Battle of Alleghany Summit, WV on December - 13.
1862 On December - 13 battle of Fredericksburg, Va; South beats North