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Historical Events In August - 03

Monday, 16 May 2022

1779  Henry Kobell, Dutch painter/cartoonist, dies at 27 on August - 03.  

1780  Etienne B de Condillac, French philosopher (sensualism), dies at 64 on August - 03.  

1784  On this day in history giovanni Battista Martini, composer, dies at 78  

1797  On August - 03 emperor Francis I permits Jews who served in military in "Countries of Bohemian Crown" to marry non Jews  

1797  Jeffrey Amherst, English gov-gen of America, dies at 80 on this day in history.  

1800  On August - 03 carl Friedrich Christian Fasch, composer, dies at 63  

1801  The birth of Joseph Paxton, English architect on August - 03.  

1801  On August - 03 joseph Paxton, English landscape architect (Crystal Palace)  

1802  Henry DFL, prince of Prussia/general/diplomat, dies on this day in history.  

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  John Eugene Smith, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1897 on August - 03.  

1817  Albrecht FR, arch duke of Austria (Battle at Custozza) on August - 03.  

1818  HM Jozef Schadde, Flemish architect (New Stock exchange Antwerp) on August - 03.  

1820  Luther Orlando Emerson, composer on this day in history.  

1823  Thomas Francis Meagher, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1867 on August - 03.  

1823  On this day in history jacob A Uitenhage de Mist, Dutch politician/colonial dir, dies at 74  

1824  On this day in history william Burnham Woods, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)  

1825  Ambrogio Minoja, composer, dies at 72 on August - 03.  

1829  Gioacchino Rossini's "William Tell," premieres in Paris on this day in history.  

1832  Ivan Zajc, composer on this day in history.  

1833  HMS Beagle reaches river mouth of Rio Negro on this day in history.  

1833  On this day in history auguste Schmidt, German teacher/feminist  

1833  Stoffel Muller, Dutch sect leader, dies on August - 03.  

1835  On August - 03 wenzel Muller, composer, dies at 67  

1847  On this day in history 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 August - 03 1st intercollegiate rowing race, Harvard beats Yale by 4 lengths  

1854  Fernand de La Tombelle, composer on this day in history.  

1855  On this day in history rotterdam-Gouda railway opens  

1858  Source of the Nile river, Lake Victoria, discovered on August - 03.  

1860  On August - 03 american Canoe Association founded at Lake George NY  

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Famous Birthdays In August - 03

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1509  √Čtienne Dolet, French scholar (d. 1546) was born on this day in history.  

1645  On August - 03 birth of august Kuhnel, composer  

1692  On August - 03 birth of john Henley, English clergyman (d. 1759)  

1748  Carl Ludwig Junker, composer was born on August - 03.  

1770  On this day in history birth of frederik Willem III, reactionary king of Prussia (1797-1840)  

1801  On this day in history birth of joseph Paxton, English landscape architect (Crystal Palace)  

1808  Hamilton Fish, American politician (d. 1893) was born on this day in history.  

1811  Elisha Graves Otis, inventor (safe elevator) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In August - 03

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0808  P'ang Yun, [Layman P'ang], Exemplary Zen practitioner, dies in China on August - 03.  

1387  On August - 03 olaf V Haakonsson, King of Denmark (1376-87)/Norway (1380-87), dies  

1460  On this day in history death of king James II of Scotland (b. 1430)  

1527  On this day in history death of scaramuccia Trivulzio, Italian cardinal  

1530  Philibert Chalon, prince of Orange/viceroy of Naples, dies on this day in history.  

1546  On August - 03 death of antonio da Sangallo the Younger, Italian architect (b. 1484)  

1604  Death of Bernardino de Mendoza, Spanish military commander on this day in history.  

1621  On August - 03 death of guillaume du Vair, French writer (b. 1556)  

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