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Historical Events In August - 05

Saturday, 27 November 2021

1749  Thomas Lynch, signer (Declaration of Independence) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1763  Pontiac's War: Battle of Bushy Run on August - 05.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1772  Poland loses one-third of her territory and half her population as she is partitioned among Russia, Austria, and Prussia on August - 05.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1772  1st partition of Poland, between Austria, Prussia & Russia on August - 05.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1775  On this day in history first Spanish ship, San Carlos, enters Sab Francisco Bay  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1775  On this day in history 1st Spanish ship, San Carlos, enters SF Bay  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1778  Thomas Linley, composer, dies at 22 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1781  On this day in history battle at Doggers Bank: Dutch fleet vs English fleet  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1792  On this day in history frederick 7th baron North, English premier (1770-82), dies at 60  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1797  Friedrich August Kummer, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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1802  Niels H Abel, Norwegian mathematician (Abel's Comparisons) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1812  On August - 05 war of 1812: Tecumseh's Native American force ambushes Thomas Van Horne's 200 Americans at Brownstone Creek, causing them to flee and retreat.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1813  On August - 05 carnot Posey, Confederate brig-general  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1815  On this day in history edward J Eyre, British explorer/governor (Jamaica)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1822  On this day in history johann Georg Herzog, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1827  Deodoro da Fonseca, first President of Brazil (d.1892) on August - 05.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1828  On August - 05 giovanni Rossi, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1829  On August - 05 heinrich Franz Daniel Stiehl, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1830  On this day in history james A Healy, 1st black bishop in America  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1830  On this day in history karl Friedrich Horn, composer, dies at 68  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1834  On August - 05 gijsbert K van Hogendorp, Dutch min of Foreign affairs, dies at 71  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1837  1st ascent of Mt Marcy (5,344') highest in Adirondack, NY on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1843  On August - 05 james Scott Skinner, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1845  In Australia's worst shipping disaster, 407 die when the Cataraqui is wrecked off King Island on August - 05.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1846  On this day in history oregon country divided between US & Britain at 49th parallel  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1850  Australia Government Act grants representative governments to South Australia, Tasmania and Victoria, which is separated from New South Wales on August - 05.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1850  On this day in history anton Simon, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1852  On August - 05 frantisek L Celakovsky, Czech slavist/poet, dies at 53  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1856  Rubert Lucas Pearsall, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1858  On this day in history first transatlantic telegraph cable laid  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1858  On this day in history cyrus W Field completes 1st transatlantic telegraph cable  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1860  On August - 05 carl IV of Sweden-Norway is crowned king of Norway, in Trondheim.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1860  Joseph Carey Merrick, "Elephant Man" on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1861  On this day in history uS Army abolishes flogging  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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Famous Birthdays In August - 05

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1301  Edmund of Woodstock, 1st Earl of Kent, English politician (d. 1330) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1397  Guillaume Dufay, Franco-Flemish composer and theorist (d. 1474) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1461  Alexander Jagiellon, Grand Duke of Lithuania (d. 1506) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1540  On August - 05 birth of joseph Justice Scaliger, proposed Julian dating  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1604  John Eliot, "Apostle to Indians," Bible translator, baptized was born on August - 05.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1607  Philipp Friedrich Boddecker, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1623  Antonio Cesti, composer was born on August - 05.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1624  On August - 05 birth of william, Jamestown Va, 1st black child born in English America  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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Famous Deaths In August - 05

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0882  On this day in history death of king Louis III of France (b. 863)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1063  Death of Gruffydd ap Llywelyn, King of Gwynedd on August - 05.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1157  On this day in history dirk VI, Count of Holland, dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1364  On this day in history death of emperor Kogon of Japan (b. 1313)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1572  Death of Isaac Luria, Palestinian-born Kabbalist (b. 1534) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1579  On August - 05 death of stanislaus Hosius, Polish Catholic cardinal (b. 1504)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1610  Death of Alonso García de Ramón, Spanish soldier and twice Royal Governor of Chile on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1644  J Henry Alting, theologist (Statenvertaling), dies at 61 on August - 05.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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