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1712  On this day in history francesco Guardi, Italian painter  

1722  Gregorio Sciroli, composer on October - 05, 1722 in history.  

1743  Giuseppi Gazzaniga, composer on October - 05, 1743 in history.  

1750  Carlo Goldoni's "Il teatro comica," premieres in Venice on this day in history.  

1758  On October - 05, 1758 in history thomas Greatorex, composer  

1762  Opera "Orfeo Ed Euridice" is produced (Vienna) on October - 05, 1762 in history.  

1763  August III, king of Poland, dies at 66 on October - 05, 1763 in history.  

1777  Washington begins assault on Germantown, Penn on this day in history.  

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

1789  On this day in history 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.  

1793  On October - 05, 1793 in history french Revolution: Christianity is disestablished in France.  

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

1799  Anthony G O Ridder Van Rappard, Dutch Min of Reformed Worship on this day in history.  

1799  Antonio Dinis da Cruz e Silva, Portuguese poet (O Hissope), dies at 68 on October - 05, 1799 in history.  

1804  Robert Parker Parrott, Inventor, died in 1877 on October - 05, 1804 in history.  

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

1813  On October - 05, 1813 in history battle of the Thames in Canada; Americans defeat British  

1813  On this day in history battle of Thames in Canada; Americans defeat British  

1813  Etienne Ozi, composer, dies at 58 on October - 05, 1813 in history.  

1817  On October - 05, 1817 in history eduard Franck, composer  

1822  Hans Hampel, composer on October - 05, 1822 in history.  

1823  Weber visits Beethoven on this day in history.  

1823  Feliks Jaronski, composer on October - 05, 1823 in history.  

1830  On October - 05, 1830 in history the birth of Chester Arthur, Former (21st) American President  

1830  On October - 05, 1830 in history king Willem I mobilizes Dutch army  

1830  On this day in history chester Alan Arthur, Fairfield Vt, (R) 21st Pres (1881-85)  

1833  Charles Darwin moves with Parana to Santa Fe Bajada Argentina on this day in history.  

1833  On this day in history cyrus Bussey, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1915  

1836  On October - 05, 1836 in history george Washington Gordon, Brig Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1911  

1837  On this day in history hortense de Beauharnais, French queen of Neth (1806-10), dies at 54  

1840  Fran Gerbic, composer on this day in history.  

1857  The City of Anaheim was founded on October - 05, 1857 in history.  

1858  On this day in history heinrich M von Battenberg, German son-in-law of queen Victoria  

1862  Battle of Big Hatchie River, MS on October - 05, 1862 in history.  

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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, 1458 in history.  

1609  Paul Fleming, writer was born on this day in history.  

1626  On this day in history birth of johann Schop, composer  

1641  Françoise-Athénaïs, marquise de Montespan, French mistress of King Louis XIV of France (d. 1707) was born on October - 05, 1641 in history.  

1658  On this day in history birth of mary of Modena, queen of James II of England (d. 1718)  

1684  On this day in history birth of johann Jacob de Neufville, composer  

1695  John Glas, Scottish minister (d. 1773) was born on this day in history.  

1703  Jonathan Edwards, US, theologian/philosopher (Original Sin) was born on October - 05, 1703 in history.  

Famous Deaths In October - 05

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0578  On this day in history justinus II, Byzantine emperor (565-78), dies  

1056  Henry III, RC German King (1039-56), dies on this day in history.  

1111  Robrecht II of Jerusalem, Count of Flanders (1st Crusader), dies on this day in history.  

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

1285  Philippe III, the Stout, King of France (1270-85), dies on October - 05, 1285 in history.  

1399  Raymundus of Capua, Italian general, dies on October - 05, 1399 in history.  

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

1528  Death of Richard Foxe, English churchman on this day in history.