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Historical Events In August - 01

Tuesday, 16 July 2019

1798  On this day in history battle of Abukir on the Nile-Nelson defeats French fleet  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1805  Friedrich Christoph Gebtewitz, composer, dies at 51 on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1808  On this day in history british forces invade Portugal under Sir Arthur Wellesley, they defeat Gen Dupont August 21, but Wellesley's superiors prevent him from following up his victory  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1812  A rare tornado hits Westchester County, NY on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1812  On August - 01 rare tornado hits Westchester County NY  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1813  Carl Stenborg, composer, dies at 60 on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1814  On August - 01 belgium King Willem I accept blame in Southern defeat  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1814  Maxcy Gregg, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1862 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1815  Richard Henry Dana, novelist/lawyer spent 2 years before mast on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1818  Maria Mitchell, 1st US woman astronomer on Nantucket Island on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1819  The first parachute jump in US on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1819  Herman Melville, US, author (Moby Dick, Billy Budd) on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1820  On this day in history london's Regent's Canal opens.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1821  Elizabeth Inchbald (Simpson), actress/author (Lady Abbess), dies at 68 on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1824  On August - 01 edward Francis Fitzwilliam, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1828  On August - 01 bolton and Leigh Railway opens to freight traffic.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1831  On this day in history london Bridge opens  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1831  On August - 01 london Bridge opens to traffic  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1832  On August - 01 1,300 Illinois militia defeat Sac & Fox indians, end Black Hawk War  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1832  On this day in history black Hawk defeated (IA)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1832  On this day in history whites decimate Indians in Battle of Bad Axe River, Wisc  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1832  The Black Hawk War ends on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1834  Slavery abolished in British empire on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1834  Slavery abolished through out the British Empire on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1834  Robert Morrison, missionary in China/translated bible, dies on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1836  HMS Beagle/Charles Darwin returns to Bahia Brazil on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1837  Walter Geikie, painter, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1838  On this day in history emancipation of British slaves on Bahamas  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1840  On August - 01 labourer slaves in most of the British Empire are emancipated.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1840  On August - 01 aldine Sillman Kieffer, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1842  On August - 01 rotherhithe Thames Tunnel opens  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1843  Robert Todd Lincoln, Capt (Union volunteers), died in 1926 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1846  Peter Ritter, composer, dies at 83 on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1847  On August - 01 guido Papini, violinist/composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1313  On this day in history birth of emperor Kogon of Japan (d. 1364)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1322  Peter van Herenthals, South Netherlands theologist/church historian was born on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1377  Emperor Go-Komatsu of Japan (d. 1433) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1495  On this day in history birth of jan Scorel, Dutch painter/architect  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1520  On August - 01 birth of sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1545  Andrew Melville, Scottish theologian and religious reformer (d. 1622) was born on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1555  Edward Kelley, English spirit medium (d. 1597) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1579  Luís Vélez de Guevara, Spanish writer (d. 1644) was born on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0527  Justinus I, Byzantine emperor (518-27), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1137  Louis VI, King of France, dies (1108-37) on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1190  On August - 01 floris III, Count of Holland, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1227  On this day in history death of shimazu Tadahisa, Japanese warlord (b. 1179)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1402  On this day in history death of edmund of Langley, 1st Duke of York, son of Edward III of England (b. 1341)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1457  Laurentius Valla, Italian philosopher (Voluptate), dies at about 50 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1464  On August - 01 death of cosimo de' Medici, ruler of Florence (b. 1386)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1541  On August - 01 death of simon Grynaeus, German theologian (b. 1493)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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