Historical Events Happened In September - 20
Friday, 27 February 2015
1832 On this day in history johann Joseph Abert, composer
1833 On September - 20 charles Darwin rides horse to Buenos Aires
1833 Ernesto Teodoro Moneta, Italy, journalist (Nobel Peace Prize 1907) on September - 20.
1835 Farroupilha's Revolution begins in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil on this day in history.
1839 1st railroad in Netherland opens (Amsterdam-Haarlem) on this day in history.
1839 On September - 20 jose Gaspar de Francia, dictator of Paraguay (1816-39), dies at 74
1842 James Dewar, Scottish chemist/physicist (Dewarfles/cordiet) on September - 20.
1846 On September - 20 agnes Tyrrell, composer
1847 Sergei G Netsjajev, Russian nihilist (Catechism Revolutionary) on this day in history.
1848 On September - 20 the American Association for the Advancement of Science is created.
1850 On this day in history slave trade abolished in DC, but slavery allowed to continue
1852 On September - 20 edouard baron Empain, Belgian railway builder (Paris Metro)
1854 British and French defeat Russians at Alma, in the Crimea on September - 20.
1854 Battle at Alma Krim: 1,000 British soldiers died on September - 20.
1859 On this day in history patent granted on the electric range
1859 George Simpson patents electric range on September - 20.
1859 Yuan She-k'ai, Chinese general/president/dictator on this day in history.
1860 On September - 20 first British royalty to visit US, Prince of Wales (King Edward VII)
1860 1st British royalty to visit US, Prince of Wales (King Edward VII) on this day in history.
1861 On this day in history battle of Lexington, MI-captured by Union
1863 On September - 20 civil War Battle of Chickamauga, near Chattanooga, Tenn, ends
1863 On September - 20 battle of Shepardstown VA
1863 Benjamin Hardin Helm, US attorney/Confederate brig-general, dies at 33 on September - 20.
1865 On September - 20 lubor Niederle, Czech archaeologist/slavist
1865 William H Revere Jr, US Union brig-general, dies on this day in history.
1866 Gustave Doret, composer on September - 20.
1869 On September - 20 george Robey, [George Edward Wade], comic
1870 Italian army under Victor Emmanuel II seizes Rome from the French on September - 20.
1871 Bishop John Coleridge Patteson martyred on the island of Nukapu, a Polynesian outlier island now in the Temotu province of the Solomon Islands. He was the first bishop of Melanesia on September - 20.
1872 On this day in history maurice Gamelin, French generalissimo
1873 Panic sweeps NY Stock Exchange (railroad bond default/bank failure) on September - 20.
1873 On September - 20 panic sweeps NY Stock Exchange (railroad bond default/bank failure) NY shut banks for 10 days due to a bank scandal
1873 On this day in history robert D Wrenn, tennis champ (US Open
1873 Lulu Strauss und Torney, German poetess/writer, dies on September - 20.