Historical Events Happened In July - 03
Thursday, 02 April 2015
1863 Battle of Gettysburg Pa ends, major victory for North on this day in history.
1863 Battle of Donaldsonville, LA on July - 03.
1863 On this day in history alonzo Hersford Cushing, US Union lt, dies in battle at about 22
1864 On this day in history battle of Chattahoochie River, GA [until Jul 9]
1866 Albert Gottschalk, Danish painter on this day in history.
1870 Richard B Bennett, (C) 11th Canadian PM (1930-35) on July - 03.
1871 The Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company introduced the first narrow-gauge locomotive. It was called the "Montezuma" on July - 03.
1871 On this day in history jesse James robs bank in Corydon, Iowa ($45,000)
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 July - 03 apirana Turupa Ngata, Kawaka NZ, Maori political/cultural leader
1875 On this day in history ernst F Sauerbruch, German nazi/surgeon
1876 On this day in history montenegro declares war on Turkey
1878 On July - 03 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 this day in history.
1881 On July - 03 leon Errol, Australian actor (Ziegfeld Follies, What a Blonde!)
1883 On this day in history the birth of Franz Kafka, Czech author
1883 On July - 03 sS Daphne sinks on Clyde River Scotland; 195 die
1883 Alfred Korzybski, Poland, scientist (Science & Sanity) on July - 03.
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 1st NY Tribune printing using 1st commercial linotype machine on July - 03.
1886 On July - 03 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 this day in history idaho admitted as 43rd US state
1891 Stefano Golinelli, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1892 On this day in history wilhelm Rettich, composer
1893 On this day in history mississippi John Hurt, rocker
1895 On this day in history 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 On this day in history oles' Semyonovich Chishko, composer