Historical Events In August - 31
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
1778 British kill 17 Stockbridge indians in the Bronx during Revolution on August - 31.
1778 British kill 17 Stockbridge indians in Bronx during Revolution on August - 31.
1795 On August - 31 francois-Andre Danican Philidor, composer, dies at 68
1805 Joseph Marie Clement dall' Abaco, composer, dies at 95 on August - 31.
1811 On August - 31 goode Bryan, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1885
1821 Vaclav Hugo Zavrtal, composer on this day in history.
1822 Fitz John Porter, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1901 on August - 31.
1823 On this day in history galusha Aaron Grow, MC (Union), died in 1907
1828 On August - 31 george Leonard Andrews, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
1829 On August - 31 opera "Guillaume Tell" is produced (Paris)
1832 Jean Nicolas Auguste Kreutzer, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
1834 Amilcare Ponchielli, Paderno Italy, composer (I Lituani) on this day in history.
1836 On this day in history hMS Beagle anchors in Postage Praia, Cape Verde Islands
1842 US Naval Observatory authorized by an act of Congress on August - 31.
1842 On this day in history micah Rugg patents a nuts & bolts machine
1843 Liberty Party nominates James Birneyas presidential candidate on August - 31.
1846 Committee established in Sydney to organise appeal for Irish famine on this day in history.
1850 On this day in history calif pioneers organized at Montgomery & Clay Streets
1852 Georges/Joris Helleputte, Belgian Catholic minister on August - 31.
1855 On this day in history stefan Surzynski, composer
1856 On August - 31 nikoghayos Fadeyi Tigranyan, composer
1862 George William Taylor, US Union brig-general, dies in battle on August - 31.
1864 On August - 31 atlanta Campaign-Battle of Jonesborough
1864 Atlanta Campaign: Battle of Jonesboro Georgia, 1900 casualties on August - 31.
1864 On this day in history max Wilhelm Zach, composer
1864 Ferdinand Lassalle, French politician (ADA), dies at 39 on August - 31.
1867 On August - 31 [Pierre-]Charles Baudelaire, Fren poet (Journaux Intimes), dies at 46
1870 On August - 31 maria Montessori, Italy, educator (spontaneous response)
1873 On August - 31 charles F Pahud de Montagnes, gov-gen (Dutch East Indies), dies at 70
1875 On this day in history oskar Peschel, German geographer (Physicist Erdkunde), dies at 49
1876 On August - 31 ottoman sultan Murat V is deposed and succeeded by his brother Abd-ul-Hamid II.
1878 Albert Riemenschneider, composer on August - 31.
1879 Joshihito, emperor of Japan (1912-26) on this day in history.
1879 On August - 31 william Barber, 6th US chief engraver (1844-79), dies