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Historical Events In August - 12

Sunday, 21 April 2019

1822  Robert Stewart, 2nd marguess of Londonderry, commits suicide, dies on August - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1825  Frederick Arthur Gore Ouseley, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1827  On August - 12 william Blake, English poet/painter, dies at 69  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1829  On August - 12 john Horace Forney, Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1902  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1830  On August - 12 franz de Paula Roser, composer, dies at 50  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1831  On August - 12 dutch troops conquer Leuven  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1832  Hely Hutchinson Almond, politician/doctor on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1833  On August - 12 chicago is founded.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1833  On August - 12 william Price Sanders, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1863  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1838  On August - 12 joseph Barnby, conductor/academic principal  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1845  On this day in history off Point Pelee, Ontario the steamships Kent and London collide in clear weather, with the loss of ten lives.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1848  On this day in history macellus Emants, Dutch writer/poet (Along the Nile)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1848  George Stephenson, locomotive engineer, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1849  On this day in history abbott Handerson Thayer, painter/naturalist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1849  On August - 12 abraham AA "Albert" Gallatin, Min of Finance (1801-14), dies at 88  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1851  On August - 12 isaac Singer granted patent for his sewing machine  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1851  On this day in history 1st America's Cup-US schooner America beats British yacht Aurora  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1853  On August - 12 jean Louis Nicode, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1854  Alfred Gilbert, sculptor/goldsmith on August - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1856  On this day in history anthony Fass patents accordion  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1857  William Daniel Conybeare, geologist, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1859  On this day in history katharine Lee Bates, US, author (America the Beautiful)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1861  Skirmish at Texas-rebels are attacked by Apache Indians on August - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1862  Gen John Hunt Morgan and his raiders capture Gallatin, TX on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1862  On August - 12 gen John Hunt Morgan & his raiders capture Gallatin, TX  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1863  On this day in history first cargo of lumber leaves Burrard Inlet (Vancouver, BC area)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1863  On this day in history the first cargo of lumber leaves Burrard Inlet for export.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1863  On August - 12 1st cargo of lumber leaves Burrard Inlet (Vancouver, BC area)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1865  William Jackson Hooker, botanist, dies on August - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1866  Jacinto Benavente y Martínez, Spanish playwright (Nobel 1922) on August - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1867  On August - 12 pres A Johnson defies Congress suspending Sec of War Edwin Stanton  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1867  On August - 12 edith Hamilton, US, writer (Mythology)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1868  Frederick JNT lord Chelmsford, viceroy of British-India (1916-21) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1875  Ettore Panizza, composer on August - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1503  On August - 12 birth of christian III, king of Denmark/Norway (1534-59)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1566  On August - 12 birth of isabella CE, infante of Spain/governess of the Netherlands  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1592  Willem earl of Nassau-Siegen, Dutch gov (Fort Emmerik/Heusden) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1604  On this day in history birth of tokugawa Iemitsu, Japanese shogun (d. 1651)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1620  On this day in history birth of pieter Cuypers, S Neth lawyer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1626  Giovanni Legrenzi, composer was born on August - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1629  On August - 12 birth of tsar Alexei I of Russia (d. 1676)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1644  Georg Christoph Leuttner, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In August - 12

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0030  Death of Cleopatra VII Thea Philopator (b. 69 BC) on August - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0875  On this day in history louis II, king of Italy/emperor of France, dies at about 50  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1158  Anselmus van Havelberg, Brandenburg bshp of Havelberg (1129-55), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1350  Philip VI, king of France, dies on August - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1424  On this day in history death of yongle, Emperor of China (b. 1360)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1484  On August - 12 sixtus IV, [Francesco della Rovere], Pope (1471-84), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1546  Francisco de Vitoria, Spanish theology/lawyer, dies on August - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1577  Death of Thomas Smith, English diplomat and scholar (b. 1513) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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