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Historical Events In August - 24

Sunday, 08 December 2019

1821  On this day in history new Mexico gains its independence from Spain.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1821  Emmanuele Muzio, composer on August - 24.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1826  Netherland's South Willems Port (Bosch-Luik) opens on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1827  On August - 24 walter Husted Stevens, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1867  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1828  Dutch army takes Fort Du Bus in New Guinea on August - 24.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1828  George Hume "Maryland" Steuart, Brig General (Confederate Army) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1831  John Henslow asks Charles Darwin to travel with him on HMS Beagle on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1833  On August - 24 hMS Beagle reaches Bahia Blanca, Argentina  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1833  On this day in history adrian H Haworth, English entomologist/botanist, dies at 65  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1837  On this day in history theodore Dubois, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1839  Eduard Napravnik, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1840  Joseph Waast Aubert Nonot, composer, dies at 89 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1841  On August - 24 karl Friedrich Curschmann, composer, dies at 36  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1842  On August - 24 edouard J A Agneessens, Flemish painter (Slave Market)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1847  On August - 24 charlotte Bronte finishes manuscript of "Jane Eyre"  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1853  The first potato chips prepared by Chef George Crum (Saratoga Springs, NY) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1853  On this day in history 1st potato chips prepared by Chef George Crum (Saratoga Springs NY)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1854  National emigration convention meets in Cleveland on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1854  On this day in history nikolay Vladimirovich Scherbachov, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1856  On August - 24 felix Mottl, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1857  On this day in history thirty-one people die when ship Lady Bird collides with another vessel off the State of Victoria in Australia  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1857  The Panic of 1857 begins, setting off one of the most severe economic crises in U.S. history on August - 24.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1858  Richmond "Daily Dispatch" reports 90 blacks arrested for learning on August - 24.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1865  Ferdinand I VAM, king of Romania on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1869  Waffle iron invented on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1869  On this day in history cornelius Swarthout patents waffle iron  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1870  The Wolseley Expedition reaches Manitoba to end the Red River Rebellion on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1872  The birth of Sir Max Beerbohm, British writer and caricaturist on August - 24.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1872  Max Beerbohm, England, caricaturist/writer/wit (Saturday Review) on August - 24.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1876  On this day in history riot abolishes fairs in Amsterdam, 2 killed  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1879  Rentaro Taki, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1880  Miles W L Killearn of Killearn, Scotish baron/diplomat on August - 24.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1886  William Francis Gibbs, naval architect, designed Liberty ships on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1888  Rudolph J E Clausius, German physicist (thermodynamics), dies on August - 24.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1113  Geoffrey Plantagenet, France, conquered Normandy was born on August - 24.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1113  On August - 24 birth of geoffrey of Anjou, Count of Anjou (d. 1151)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1198  King Alexander II of Scotland (d. 1249) was born on August - 24.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1210  Floris IV, Count of Holland was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1358  On August - 24 birth of king John I of Castile (d. 1390)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1393  On August - 24 birth of arthur III, Duke of Brittany (d. 1458)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1420  Albrecht van Eyb, German humanist/parson (Bamberg & Eichstattt) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1531  Ercole Bottrigari, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0079  Death of Pliny the Elder, Roman writer and naturalist (b. 23) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1103  Magnus III Berbein, [Blootbeen], King of Norway (1093-1103), dies on August - 24.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1217  On this day in history eustace "the Monk", French buccaneer, dies in battle  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1313  On this day in history henry VII, Roman Catholic German King/emperor (1308/12-13), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1371  On this day in history death of eduard, duke of Gelre (1361-71), assasinated  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1540  Death of Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola, Italian painter (b. 1503) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1542  On August - 24 death of gasparo Contarini, Italian diplomat and cardinal (b. 1483)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1572  On August - 24 death of gaspard de Châtillon, Count the Coligny, French gen/admiral, beheaded  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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