Historical Events In August - 03
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
1779 Henry Kobell, Dutch painter/cartoonist, dies at 27 on this day in history.
1780 On August - 03 etienne B de Condillac, French philosopher (sensualism), dies at 64
1784 Giovanni Battista Martini, composer, dies at 78 on August - 03.
1797 On August - 03 emperor Francis I permits Jews who served in military in "Countries of Bohemian Crown" to marry non Jews
1797 On August - 03 jeffrey Amherst, English gov-gen of America, dies at 80
1800 On August - 03 carl Friedrich Christian Fasch, composer, dies at 63
1801 On August - 03 the birth of Joseph Paxton, English architect
1801 On this day in history joseph Paxton, English landscape architect (Crystal Palace)
1802 Henry DFL, prince of Prussia/general/diplomat, dies on August - 03.
1811 Elisha Graves Otis, inventor (safe elevator) on August - 03.
1811 Sebastiaan C Nederburgh, Dutch dir-gen of East Indies Co, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1816 On August - 03 john Eugene Smith, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1897
1817 Albrecht FR, arch duke of Austria (Battle at Custozza) on August - 03.
1818 On this day in history hM Jozef Schadde, Flemish architect (New Stock exchange Antwerp)
1820 Luther Orlando Emerson, composer on this day in history.
1823 On this day in history thomas Francis Meagher, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1867
1823 On August - 03 jacob A Uitenhage de Mist, Dutch politician/colonial dir, dies at 74
1824 William Burnham Woods, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers) on this day in history.
1825 Ambrogio Minoja, composer, dies at 72 on August - 03.
1829 On August - 03 gioacchino Rossini's "William Tell," premieres in Paris
1832 Ivan Zajc, composer on August - 03.
1833 On August - 03 hMS Beagle reaches river mouth of Rio Negro
1833 On August - 03 auguste Schmidt, German teacher/feminist
1833 Stoffel Muller, Dutch sect leader, dies on this day in history.
1835 On August - 03 wenzel Muller, composer, dies at 67
1847 On August - 03 jan de Louter, lawyer/tutor of Dutch Queen Wilhelmina
1850 On August - 03 paul A Daum, Dutch writer/founder/editor (Batavian Newspaper)
1851 Isabella Caroline Somerset, temperance leader on August - 03.
1852 On this day in history first intercollegiate rowing race, Harvard beats Yale by 4 lengths
1852 On this day in history 1st intercollegiate rowing race, Harvard beats Yale by 4 lengths
1854 On August - 03 fernand de La Tombelle, composer
1855 On August - 03 rotterdam-Gouda railway opens
1858 On this day in history source of the Nile river, Lake Victoria, discovered
1860 American Canoe Association founded at Lake George NY on this day in history.