Historical Events In July - 09
Saturday, 30 September 2023
1755 E Braddock, British Gen, mortally wounded during French & Indian War on July - 09.
1756 On July - 09 pieter Langendijk, painter/etcher/playwright, dies at 72
1764 On this day in history ann Ward Radcliffe, English Gothic novelist (Italian)
1766 English premier Rockingham resigns on this day in history.
1766 On July - 09 j Schopenhauer, writer
1776 Dec of Ind read aloud to Gen Washington's troops in NY on this day in history.
1776 On July - 09 declaration of Independence is read to George Washington's troops (NY)
1777 On this day in history henry Hallam, British lawyer/historian
1780 Denmark declares neutrality on this day in history.
1790 Russo-Swedish War: Second Battle of Svensksund on July - 09.
1791 On this day in history third Fleet arrives in Australia from England, HMS Queen bringing first Irish convicts to be transported.
1791 On this day in history nicolas Ledesma, composer
1795 On July - 09 james Swan pays off the $2,024,899 US national debt
1797 Edmund Burke, British author/parliament leader (Reflections), dies at 68 on July - 09.
1800 Mt Vernon Gardens becomes site of first summer theatre in US on July - 09.
1800 On July - 09 mt Vernon Gardens becomes site of 1st summer theater in US
1802 Thomas Davenport, invented 1st coml electric motor on this day in history.
1803 On July - 09 navigator Matthew Flinders returns to Sydney after voyage around Australia in the brig Investigator.
1805 On this day in history henry John Gauntlett, composer
1805 Georg W "Franz" Panzer, German vicar/librarian, dies at 76 on this day in history.
1807 On July - 09 treaties of Tilsit signed by Napoleon I and Alexander I.
1809 On July - 09 frederick Henle, Germany, pathologist
1810 On July - 09 france annexes Holland following the abdication and flight of Napoleon's brother Louis Bonaparte, who has been king since 1806 but refused to join Napoleon's Continental system
1810 Napoleon annexes the Kingdom of Holland as part of the First French Empire on July - 09.
1815 On this day in history 1st natural gas well in US is discovered
1816 Argentina declares independence from Spain on this day in history.
1816 Argentina, in South America, declares its independence from Spain on July - 09.
1819 On July - 09 elias Howe, Spencer Mass, invented sewing machine
1821 On July - 09 tommaso Sogner, composer, dies at 58
1825 Jules Oppert, German Assyriologist (decodes characters) on this day in history.
1831 Johan P van der Kellen, Dutch stamp cutter/lithographer/writer on July - 09.
1835 On this day in history st Etienne-Lyons railway opens in France
1839 On July - 09 carl Baermann, composer
1841 On July - 09 carl Christian Lumbye, composer