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Historical Events In August - 16

Tuesday, 22 January 2019

1807  Claude C Saunier, French furniture maker, dies at about 72 on August - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

1816  On August - 16 joseph Robinson, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1817  Henry Winter Davis, MC (Union), died in 1865 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

1828  On August - 16 joseph Bradford Carr, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1829  Siamese twins Chang and Eng Bunker arrive in Boston to be exhibited on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1829  On August - 16 siamese twins Chang & Eng Bunker arrive in Boston to be exhibited  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  On this day in history eduard Brendler, composer, dies at 30  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1834  On August - 16 charles Darwin climbs Mt Campana in Chile  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1836  John Farmer, composer on this day in history.  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 this day in history justus van Maurik, Dutch cigar manufacturer/writer/editor (Groene)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1854  Duncan Phyfe, furniture maker, dies on August - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1858  On August - 16 britain's Queen Victoria telegraphs President James Buchanan  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1860  On this day in history jules Laforgue, Uruguay, French poet (Les Complaintas)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1862  Amos Alonzo Stagg, football pioneer, inventor (tackling dummy) on August - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1863  Emancipation Proclamation signed on August - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1863  Chickamauga campaign GA on August - 16.  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 this day in history 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 this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1867  Antonio Nobre, Portuguese poet (Lonely) on August - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1868  Bernard MacFadden, publisher (Physical Culture, True Romances) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1869  Battle of Acosta Ñu: A Paraguay battalion made up of children is massacred by the Brazilian Army during the War of the Triple Alliance on this day in history.  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 August - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1378  On August - 16 birth of hongxi Emperor of China (d. 1425)  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  Jacqueline, Countess of Hainaut, dauphine of France (d. 1436) was born on August - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1550  On this day in history birth of carolus Gallus, [Karel de Haan], Dutch lawyer/pastor/vicar  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1557  Agostino Carracci, Italian artist (d. 1602) was born on August - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1573  On this day in history birth of anna of Austria, queen of Poland (d. 1598)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1596  On August - 16 birth of frederick V, Elector Palatine (d. 1632)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In August - 16

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1027  Death of Giorgi I, King of Georgia (b. 998) on August - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1327  Death of Roch, French saint (b. 1295) on August - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1358  On August - 16 death of duke Albert II of Austria (b. 1298)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1419  Death of Wenceslaus, King of the Romans, King of Bohemia (b. 1361) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1443  On this day in history death of ashikaga Yoshikatsu, Japanese shogun (b. 1434)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1445  Death of Margaret of Scotland (Dauphine of France), wife of the future King Louis XI (b. 1424) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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