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Historical Events Happened In October - 05

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1712  On this day in history francesco Guardi, Italian painter  

1722  On October - 05 gregorio Sciroli, composer  

1743  Giuseppi Gazzaniga, composer on this day in history.  

1750  Carlo Goldoni's "Il teatro comica," premieres in Venice on October - 05.  

1758  On October - 05 thomas Greatorex, composer  

1762  On October - 05 opera "Orfeo Ed Euridice" is produced (Vienna)  

1763  August III, king of Poland, dies at 66 on this day in history.  

1777  On this day in history washington begins assault on Germantown, Penn  

1787  Thomas Stone, US attorney/signer (Dec of Ind), dies at about 44 on this day in history.  

1789  French Revolution: Women of Paris march to Versailles in the March on Versailles to confront Louis XVI about his refusal to promulgate the decrees on the abolition of feudalism, demand bread, and have the King and his court moved to Paris on this day in history.  

1793  French Revolution: Christianity is disestablished in France on October - 05.  

1796  Spain declares war on England on this day in history.  

1799  On this day in history anthony G O Ridder Van Rappard, Dutch Min of Reformed Worship  

1799  On October - 05 antonio Dinis da Cruz e Silva, Portuguese poet (O Hissope), dies at 68  

1804  On this day in history robert Parker Parrott, Inventor, died in 1877  

1808  Thomas Algeo Rowley, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1892 on October - 05.  

1813  Battle of the Thames in Canada; Americans defeat British on this day in history.  

1813  Battle of Thames in Canada; Americans defeat British on October - 05.  

1813  Etienne Ozi, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.  

1817  Eduard Franck, composer on October - 05.  

1822  On October - 05 hans Hampel, composer  

1823  Weber visits Beethoven on this day in history.  

1823  Feliks Jaronski, composer on this day in history.  

1830  The birth of Chester Arthur, Former (21st) American President on this day in history.  

1830  King Willem I mobilizes Dutch army on October - 05.  

1830  Chester Alan Arthur, Fairfield Vt, (R) 21st Pres (1881-85) on October - 05.  

1833  On this day in history charles Darwin moves with Parana to Santa Fe Bajada Argentina  

1833  Cyrus Bussey, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1915 on this day in history.  

1836  George Washington Gordon, Brig Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1911 on October - 05.  

1837  Hortense de Beauharnais, French queen of Neth (1806-10), dies at 54 on October - 05.  

1840  Fran Gerbic, composer on October - 05.  

1857  On this day in history the City of Anaheim was founded.  

1858  Heinrich M von Battenberg, German son-in-law of queen Victoria on October - 05.  

1862  On this day in history battle of Big Hatchie River, MS  

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Famous Birthdays In October - 05

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1458  Kazimierz de Saint, Polish ruler/saint was born on October - 05.  

1609  Paul Fleming, writer was born on October - 05.  

1626  On October - 05 birth of johann Schop, composer  

1641  On October - 05 birth of françoise-Athénaïs, marquise de Montespan, French mistress of King Louis XIV of France (d. 1707)  

1658  Mary of Modena, queen of James II of England (d. 1718) was born on this day in history.  

1684  Johann Jacob de Neufville, composer was born on this day in history.  

1695  John Glas, Scottish minister (d. 1773) was born on October - 05.  

1703  Jonathan Edwards, US, theologian/philosopher (Original Sin) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In October - 05

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0578  Justinus II, Byzantine emperor (565-78), dies on this day in history.  

1056  On October - 05 henry III, RC German King (1039-56), dies  

1111  Robrecht II of Jerusalem, Count of Flanders (1st Crusader), dies on October - 05.  

1112  Death of Sigebert of Gembloux, French chronicler on this day in history.  

1285  On October - 05 philippe III, the Stout, King of France (1270-85), dies  

1399  On October - 05 raymundus of Capua, Italian general, dies  

1496  On this day in history ferdinand II, king of Naples, dies  

1528  On this day in history death of richard Foxe, English churchman