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Historical Events In August - 24

Monday, 20 May 2019

1821  New Mexico gains its independence from Spain on August - 24.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1821  On this day in history emmanuele Muzio, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1826  Netherland's South Willems Port (Bosch-Luik) opens on August - 24.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1827  Walter Husted Stevens, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1867 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

1831  John Henslow asks Charles Darwin to travel with him on HMS Beagle on August - 24.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1833  On this day in history hMS Beagle reaches Bahia Blanca, Argentina  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1833  Adrian H Haworth, English entomologist/botanist, dies at 65 on August - 24.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1837  Theodore Dubois, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1839  Eduard Napravnik, composer on August - 24.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1841  Karl Friedrich Curschmann, composer, dies at 36 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1842  On this day in history 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  On August - 24 the first potato chips prepared by Chef George Crum (Saratoga Springs, NY)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1853  On August - 24 1st potato chips prepared by Chef George Crum (Saratoga Springs NY)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1854  National emigration convention meets in Cleveland on August - 24.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1854  Nikolay Vladimirovich Scherbachov, composer on this day in history.  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  On this day in history the Panic of 1857 begins, setting off one of the most severe economic crises in U.S. history.  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 August - 24.  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  On August - 24 the Wolseley Expedition reaches Manitoba to end the Red River Rebellion.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

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

1879  On this day in history rentaro Taki, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1886  William Francis Gibbs, naval architect, designed Liberty ships on August - 24.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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1113  Geoffrey Plantagenet, France, conquered Normandy was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1113  On this day in history 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 this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1210  On August - 24 birth of floris IV, Count of Holland  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1358  King John I of Castile (d. 1390) was born on August - 24.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1420  On this day in history birth of albrecht van Eyb, German humanist/parson (Bamberg & Eichstattt)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1531  On August - 24 birth of ercole Bottrigari, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In August - 24

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0079  Death of Pliny the Elder, Roman writer and naturalist (b. 23) on August - 24.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1103  Magnus III Berbein, [Blootbeen], King of Norway (1093-1103), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1313  On August - 24 henry VII, Roman Catholic German King/emperor (1308/12-13), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1371  Death of Eduard, duke of Gelre (1361-71), assasinated on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1542  Death of Gasparo Contarini, Italian diplomat and cardinal (b. 1483) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1572  Death of Gaspard de Châtillon, Count the Coligny, French gen/admiral, beheaded on August - 24.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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