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Historical Events In August - 01

Tuesday, 21 May 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 August - 01 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 this day in history rare tornado hits Westchester County NY  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1813  On this day in history carl Stenborg, composer, dies at 60  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1814  Belgium King Willem I accept blame in Southern defeat on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1814  Maxcy Gregg, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1862 on August - 01.  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  On this day in history maria Mitchell, 1st US woman astronomer on Nantucket Island  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1819  On August - 01 the first parachute jump in US  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

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

1824  On this day in history 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 August - 01 london Bridge opens  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1832  On this day in history 1,300 Illinois militia defeat Sac & Fox indians, end Black Hawk War  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1832  Black Hawk defeated (IA) on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

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

1834  On August - 01 slavery abolished through out the British Empire  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1836  HMS Beagle/Charles Darwin returns to Bahia Brazil on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1838  Emancipation of British slaves on Bahamas on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1840  Labourer slaves in most of the British Empire are emancipated on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1840  Aldine Sillman Kieffer, composer on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1842  Rotherhithe Thames Tunnel opens on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1843  Robert Todd Lincoln, Capt (Union volunteers), died in 1926 on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1846  On August - 01 peter Ritter, composer, dies at 83  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1847  On this day in history guido Papini, violinist/composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1313  Emperor Kogon of Japan (d. 1364) was born on August - 01.  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  On August - 01 birth of emperor Go-Komatsu of Japan (d. 1433)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1495  Jan Scorel, Dutch painter/architect was born on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1520  On this day in history birth of sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1545  On August - 01 birth of andrew Melville, Scottish theologian and religious reformer (d. 1622)  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  On this day in history birth of luís Vélez de Guevara, Spanish writer (d. 1644)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In August - 01

Famous People Died On This Day In History

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

1137  Louis VI, King of France, dies (1108-37) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1190  On this day in history 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  Death of Edmund of Langley, 1st Duke of York, son of Edward III of England (b. 1341) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1457  On August - 01 laurentius Valla, Italian philosopher (Voluptate), dies at about 50  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1464  Death of Cosimo de' Medici, ruler of Florence (b. 1386) on August - 01.  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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