Historical Events In August - 15
Sunday, 28 February 2021
1635 On August - 15 1st recorded US hurricane hit the Plymouth Colony
1653 On August - 15 -16] Dutch ship "Sperwer" stranded at Tsjedzjoe Korea
1658 On this day in history france/Sweden/Bavarian/Brunswick/Munster/Hessen-Kassel form Rijnbond
1666 Johann A Schall von Bell, German missionary/astronomer, dies on this day in history.
1668 Rijnbond disbands on this day in history.
1684 On August - 15 spain & Germany sign cease fire with France
1688 On August - 15 frederick-William I, king of Prussia (1713-1740)
1702 Francesco Zuccarelli, Italian rococo painter/etcher on this day in history.
1725 Ferdinando Bertoni, composer on August - 15.
1725 On August - 15 gerard Noodt, lawyer, dies at 77
1727 Johann Georg Holzbogen, composer on August - 15.
1728 On August - 15 marin Marias, composer, dies at 72
1729 On August - 15 benjamin Neukirch, German poet (Herrn von Hofmannswaldau), dies at 64
1736 Johann Christoph Kellner, composer on August - 15.
1740 On this day in history m Claudius, writer
1741 French troops attack the Rhine on August - 15.
1741 On August - 15 thomas Norris, composer
1748 On this day in history united Lutheran Church of US organized
1758 Pierre Bouguer, French mathematician (fotometrie), dies at 60 on this day in history.
1760 Battle at Leignitz: Prussia beats Austria & Russia on August - 15.
1769 On August - 15 the birth of Napoleon Bonaparte, French emperor
1769 Napoleon Bonaparte, resident of Elba (emperor 1804-13, 1814-15) on this day in history.
1771 On August - 15 the birth of Sir Walter Scott, Scottish novelist
1771 Walter Scott, Scotland, novelist/poet (Lady of Lake) on August - 15.
1776 Gottlieb Schick, German painter (Apollo under the Hirten) on this day in history.
1782 On this day in history henri MG earl the Merode, Belgian revolutionary (Souvenirs)
1785 French cardinal De Rohan arrested on this day in history.
1785 On this day in history thomas De Quincey, Eng, writer (Confessions of English Opium Eater)
1787 Alexander Aliabiev, composer on this day in history.
1788 Carel SW van Hogendorp, Dutch colonial director on this day in history.
1794 On August - 15 elias M Fries, Swedish botanist (System mycologicum)
1795 Joseph Haydn leaves England forever on August - 15.
1798 Felice Alessandri, composer, dies at 50 on this day in history.
1803 On this day in history james Douglas, father of British Columbia