Historical Events For July - 03
Monday, 25 September 2017
1863 Battle of Gettysburg Pa ends, major victory for North on July - 03.
1863 Battle of Donaldsonville, LA on July - 03.
1863 Alonzo Hersford Cushing, US Union lt, dies in battle at about 22 on July - 03.
1864 Battle of Chattahoochie River, GA [until Jul 9] on July - 03.
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 July - 03.
1871 Jesse James robs bank in Corydon, Iowa ($45,000) on July - 03.
1871 Vicente Arregui Garay, composer on this day in history.
1872 On this day in history habib Ullah Chan, emir of Afghanistam (1901-19)
1873 On this day in history josef Michal Ksawery Jan Poniatowski, composer, dies at 57
1874 Apirana Turupa Ngata, Kawaka NZ, Maori political/cultural leader on this day in history.
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 On July - 03 george M Cohan, actor/singer (Phantom Pres, Give My Regards to Bdwy)
1879 Philippe Gaubert, composer on this day in history.
1880 On this day in history carl Schuricht, composer
1881 On July - 03 leon Errol, Australian actor (Ziegfeld Follies, What a Blonde!)
1883 On July - 03 the birth of Franz Kafka, Czech author
1883 On July - 03 sS Daphne sinks on Clyde River Scotland; 195 die
1883 On this day in history alfred Korzybski, Poland, scientist (Science & Sanity)
1884 Dow Jones published it's 1st stock avg on this day in history.
1886 On this day in history the first NY Tribune printing using first commercial linotype machine
1886 On July - 03 1st NY Tribune printing using 1st commercial linotype machine
1886 Raymond A Spruance, US admiral/fleet commander/ambassador on this day in history.
1888 On July - 03 nY Giant pitcher Rube Marquard ties record of 19 game win-streak
1890 Idaho admitted as 43rd US state on July - 03.
1891 On July - 03 stefano Golinelli, composer, dies at 72
1892 Wilhelm Rettich, composer on July - 03.
1893 On July - 03 mississippi John Hurt, rocker
1895 On this day in history start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of Black Peter" (BG)
1895 On July - 03 start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Black Peter" (BG)
1895 On this day in history oles' Semyonovich Chishko, composer