Historical Events In August - 13
Wednesday, 28 July 2021
1860 On this day in history annie Oakley, Drake Ohio, frontierswoman (Buffalo Bill's Wild West)
1860 On this day in history danillo II, ruler of Montenegro, dies
1864 On August - 13 battle of Deep Bottom VA (Strawberry Plains) & Fussell's Mill VA
1865 Ignaz Semmelweis, gynecologist, dies at 47 on August - 13.
1867 On August - 13 rudolf Georg Binding, German songwriter/writer (Legenden Der Zeit)
1868 On this day in history in Peru and Bolivia a 8.5 earthquake killed 25,000 caused extreme damage and a tsunami
1868 Quakes kill 25,000 & causes $300 million damages (Peru & Ecuador) on this day in history.
1868 Earthquakes kill 25,000 & causes $300 million damages (Peru & Ecuador) on this day in history.
1870 Armed tug Palos becomes first U.S. Navy ship to transit Suez Canal on this day in history.
1871 On this day in history karl Liebknecht, German revolutionary marxist (Sparta Party)
1876 On August - 13 reciprocity Treaty between US & Hawaii ratified
1878 On August - 13 leonid Vladimirovich Nikolayev, composer
1879 John N Ireland, English composer/pianist (Mai-Dun) on August - 13.
1881 Henry Morton Stanley signs contract with Congolese monarch on this day in history.
1881 On this day in history jacqueline [Pierrette] R van Stuwe, [Eline v S], Dutch author
1885 On August - 13 bHP incorporated in Australia as a business.
1886 On August - 13 john A. MacDonald drives last spike of the Esquimault-Naniamo railway in British Columbia..
1886 Jacob Pierneef, South Africa, painter on August - 13.
1886 Adolf von Doss, composer, dies at 62 on August - 13.
1888 On this day in history john Logie Baird, Scotland, inventor (father of TV)
1889 William Gray patents coin-operated telephone on this day in history.
1890 On this day in history [Lavinia] Marian Fleming Poe, black US advocate in Virginia
1892 On August - 13 baltimore Afro-American forms
1892 On August - 13 uS black newspaper "Afro-American" begins publishing from Baltimore
1894 On August - 13 ferdinand Sassen, Dutch philosopher/director
1895 On August - 13 bert Lahr, [Irving Lahrheim], US comic/actor (Lion-Wizard of Oz)
1895 On August - 13 christian B Freiherr von Tauchnitz, German publisher (T Edition), dies
1896 Leo[nhard] Pappenheim, conductor on this day in history.
1896 John Everett Millais, English painter, dies at 67 on August - 13.
1897 On August - 13 antonius von der Linde, Neth/German librarian, dies at 63
1898 US forces under George Dewey captures Manila during Spanish-Amer war on this day in history.
1898 Jean Borota, France, tennis champ (35 Wimbledons between 1922-64) on August - 13.
1899 On August - 13 alfred Hitchcock born in London
1899 On this day in history the birth of Alfred Hitchcock, English born film director