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Historical Events In August - 16

Tuesday, 26 March 2019

1807  Claude C Saunier, French furniture maker, dies at about 72 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1812  On this day in history gen Hull surrenders Detroit and Michigan territory to England  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1812  On this day in history gen Hull surrenders Detroit & Michigan territory to England  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1816  On this day in history joseph Robinson, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1817  Henry Winter Davis, MC (Union), died in 1865 on August - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1819  Manchester Massacre; English police charge unemployed demonstrators on August - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1819  On August - 16 manchester Massacre: English police charge unemployed demonstrators  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1828  Joseph Bradford Carr, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1829  Siamese twins Chang and Eng Bunker arrive in Boston to be exhibited on August - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1829  Siamese twins Chang & Eng Bunker arrive in Boston to be exhibited on August - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1831  Edward Payson Chapin, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1863 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1831  Eduard Brendler, composer, dies at 30 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1832  On this day in history wilhelm Wundt, German physiologist/psychologist/philosopher  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1834  Charles Darwin climbs Mt Campana in Chile on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1836  On this day in history john Farmer, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1837  Emile A H Seipgens, Dutch priest/beer brewer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1845  On August - 16 gabriel Lippmann, French physicist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1846  On August - 16 gioacchino Rossini marries Olympe Pélissier in Paris  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1846  On August - 16 justus van Maurik, Dutch cigar manufacturer/writer/editor (Groene)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1854  On August - 16 duncan Phyfe, furniture maker, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1858  Britain's Queen Victoria telegraphs President James Buchanan on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1860  Jules Laforgue, Uruguay, French poet (Les Complaintas) on August - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1861  On this day in history pres Lincoln prohibits Union states from trading with Confederacy  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1862  Amos Alonzo Stagg, football pioneer, inventor (tackling dummy) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1863  On August - 16 emancipation Proclamation signed  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1863  On August - 16 chickamauga campaign GA  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1864  On this day in history 4th day of battle at Deep Bottom Run Virginia, Federal assault  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1864  On August - 16 ferdinand C S Schiller, British philosopher (Riddles of the Sphinx)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1864  On August - 16 john Randolph Chambliss Jr, planter/Confederate, dies in battle at 31  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1865  Restoration Day in the Dominican Republic: The Dominican Republic regains its independence after 4 years of fighting against the Spanish Annexation on August - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1867  On this day in history antonio Nobre, Portuguese poet (Lonely)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1868  On August - 16 bernard MacFadden, publisher (Physical Culture, True Romances)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1869  On this day in history battle of Acosta Ñu: A Paraguay battalion made up of children is massacred by the Brazilian Army during the War of the Triple Alliance.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1870  On August - 16 fred Goldsmith demonstrates curve ball isn't an optical illusion  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1355  Philippa Plantagenet, Countess of Ulster was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1378  Hongxi Emperor of China (d. 1425) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1397  On this day in history birth of albrecht II von Habsburg, king of Bohemia/Hungary/Germany  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1401  On August - 16 birth of jacqueline, Countess of Hainaut, dauphine of France (d. 1436)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1550  Carolus Gallus, [Karel de Haan], Dutch lawyer/pastor/vicar was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1557  On August - 16 birth of agostino Carracci, Italian artist (d. 1602)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1573  On August - 16 birth of anna of Austria, queen of Poland (d. 1598)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1596  Frederick V, Elector Palatine (d. 1632) was born on August - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1027  On this day in history death of giorgi I, King of Georgia (b. 998)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1297  Death of John II of Trebizond (b. 1262) on August - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1327  On August - 16 death of roch, French saint (b. 1295)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1358  Death of Duke Albert II of Austria (b. 1298) on August - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1419  On August - 16 death of wenceslaus, King of the Romans, King of Bohemia (b. 1361)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1443  Death of Ashikaga Yoshikatsu, Japanese shogun (b. 1434) on August - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1445  On August - 16 death of margaret of Scotland (Dauphine of France), wife of the future King Louis XI (b. 1424)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1508  Henry van Stolberg & Wernigerode, Ger viceroy of Friesland, dies at 41 on August - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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