Historical Events In July - 03
Saturday, 21 April 2018
1863 On this day in history battle of Gettysburg Pa ends, major victory for North
1863 On July - 03 battle of Donaldsonville, LA
1863 Alonzo Hersford Cushing, US Union lt, dies in battle at about 22 on July - 03.
1864 On July - 03 battle of Chattahoochie River, GA [until Jul 9]
1866 Albert Gottschalk, Danish painter on July - 03.
1870 Richard B Bennett, (C) 11th Canadian PM (1930-35) on this day in history.
1871 The Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company introduced the first narrow-gauge locomotive. It was called the "Montezuma" on this day in history.
1871 Jesse James robs bank in Corydon, Iowa ($45,000) on July - 03.
1871 Vicente Arregui Garay, composer on July - 03.
1872 On July - 03 habib Ullah Chan, emir of Afghanistam (1901-19)
1873 On July - 03 josef Michal Ksawery Jan Poniatowski, composer, dies at 57
1874 On this day in history apirana Turupa Ngata, Kawaka NZ, Maori political/cultural leader
1875 On July - 03 ernst F Sauerbruch, German nazi/surgeon
1876 On July - 03 montenegro declares war on Turkey
1878 On this day in history john Wise of Lancaster, PA was the pilot for the maiden flight of a dirigible.
1878 George M Cohan, actor/singer (Phantom Pres, Give My Regards to Bdwy) on July - 03.
1879 On July - 03 philippe Gaubert, composer
1880 Carl Schuricht, composer on July - 03.
1881 Leon Errol, Australian actor (Ziegfeld Follies, What a Blonde!) on July - 03.
1883 On July - 03 the birth of Franz Kafka, Czech author
1883 SS Daphne sinks on Clyde River Scotland; 195 die on this day in history.
1883 Alfred Korzybski, Poland, scientist (Science & Sanity) on July - 03.
1884 On this day in history dow Jones published it's 1st stock avg
1886 The first NY Tribune printing using first commercial linotype machine on this day in history.
1886 1st NY Tribune printing using 1st commercial linotype machine on July - 03.
1886 On this day in history raymond A Spruance, US admiral/fleet commander/ambassador
1888 On July - 03 nY Giant pitcher Rube Marquard ties record of 19 game win-streak
1890 On July - 03 idaho admitted as 43rd US state
1891 On July - 03 stefano Golinelli, composer, dies at 72
1892 On this day in history wilhelm Rettich, composer
1893 On this day in history mississippi John Hurt, rocker
1895 Start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of Black Peter" (BG) on this day in history.
1895 Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Black Peter" (BG) on July - 03.
1895 Oles' Semyonovich Chishko, composer on this day in history.