Historical Events For July - 03
Monday, 24 July 2017
1863 On this day in history battle of Gettysburg Pa ends, major victory for North
1863 Battle of Donaldsonville, LA on this day in history.
1863 On July - 03 alonzo Hersford Cushing, US Union lt, dies in battle at about 22
1864 On July - 03 battle of Chattahoochie River, GA [until Jul 9]
1866 On July - 03 albert Gottschalk, Danish painter
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 July - 03.
1872 On July - 03 habib Ullah Chan, emir of Afghanistam (1901-19)
1873 Josef Michal Ksawery Jan Poniatowski, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
1874 On July - 03 apirana Turupa Ngata, Kawaka NZ, Maori political/cultural leader
1875 On July - 03 ernst F Sauerbruch, German nazi/surgeon
1876 On this day in history montenegro declares war on Turkey
1878 John Wise of Lancaster, PA was the pilot for the maiden flight of a dirigible on this day in history.
1878 George M Cohan, actor/singer (Phantom Pres, Give My Regards to Bdwy) on July - 03.
1879 On July - 03 philippe Gaubert, composer
1880 On July - 03 carl Schuricht, composer
1881 Leon Errol, Australian actor (Ziegfeld Follies, What a Blonde!) on July - 03.
1883 The birth of Franz Kafka, Czech author on July - 03.
1883 SS Daphne sinks on Clyde River Scotland; 195 die on this day in history.
1883 On this day in history alfred Korzybski, Poland, scientist (Science & Sanity)
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 Raymond A Spruance, US admiral/fleet commander/ambassador on July - 03.
1888 NY Giant pitcher Rube Marquard ties record of 19 game win-streak on this day in history.
1890 Idaho admitted as 43rd US state on this day in history.
1891 Stefano Golinelli, composer, dies at 72 on July - 03.
1892 Wilhelm Rettich, composer on July - 03.
1893 On July - 03 mississippi John Hurt, rocker
1895 On July - 03 start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of Black Peter" (BG)
1895 Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Black Peter" (BG) on this day in history.
1895 Oles' Semyonovich Chishko, composer on July - 03.