Historical Events In August - 15
Sunday, 07 August 2022
1635 On this day in history 1st recorded US hurricane hit the Plymouth Colony
1653 On August - 15 -16] Dutch ship "Sperwer" stranded at Tsjedzjoe Korea
1658 On August - 15 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 On this day in history rijnbond disbands
1684 Spain & Germany sign cease fire with France on this day in history.
1688 On this day in history frederick-William I, king of Prussia (1713-1740)
1702 Francesco Zuccarelli, Italian rococo painter/etcher on this day in history.
1725 On this day in history ferdinando Bertoni, composer
1725 On August - 15 gerard Noodt, lawyer, dies at 77
1727 Johann Georg Holzbogen, composer on this day in history.
1728 Marin Marias, composer, dies at 72 on August - 15.
1729 On this day in history benjamin Neukirch, German poet (Herrn von Hofmannswaldau), dies at 64
1736 Johann Christoph Kellner, composer on August - 15.
1740 On August - 15 m Claudius, writer
1741 French troops attack the Rhine on August - 15.
1741 On this day in history thomas Norris, composer
1748 United Lutheran Church of US organized on this day in history.
1758 On this day in history pierre Bouguer, French mathematician (fotometrie), dies at 60
1760 Battle at Leignitz: Prussia beats Austria & Russia on this day in history.
1769 On August - 15 the birth of Napoleon Bonaparte, French emperor
1769 Napoleon Bonaparte, resident of Elba (emperor 1804-13, 1814-15) on August - 15.
1771 On this day in history the birth of Sir Walter Scott, Scottish novelist
1771 Walter Scott, Scotland, novelist/poet (Lady of Lake) on this day in history.
1776 On this day in history gottlieb Schick, German painter (Apollo under the Hirten)
1782 Henri MG earl the Merode, Belgian revolutionary (Souvenirs) on August - 15.
1785 On August - 15 french cardinal De Rohan arrested
1785 Thomas De Quincey, Eng, writer (Confessions of English Opium Eater) on this day in history.
1787 On August - 15 alexander Aliabiev, composer
1788 On August - 15 carel SW van Hogendorp, Dutch colonial director
1794 On August - 15 elias M Fries, Swedish botanist (System mycologicum)
1795 Joseph Haydn leaves England forever on this day in history.
1798 Felice Alessandri, composer, dies at 50 on this day in history.
1803 On August - 15 james Douglas, father of British Columbia