Historical Events In July - 09
Tuesday, 19 January 2021
1755 E Braddock, British Gen, mortally wounded during French & Indian War on this day in history.
1756 Pieter Langendijk, painter/etcher/playwright, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1764 Ann Ward Radcliffe, English Gothic novelist (Italian) on July - 09.
1766 On this day in history english premier Rockingham resigns
1766 J Schopenhauer, writer on this day in history.
1776 Dec of Ind read aloud to Gen Washington's troops in NY on July - 09.
1776 Declaration of Independence is read to George Washington's troops (NY) on this day in history.
1777 On July - 09 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 July - 09 third Fleet arrives in Australia from England, HMS Queen bringing first Irish convicts to be transported.
1791 On July - 09 nicolas Ledesma, composer
1795 On this day in history 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 Mt Vernon Gardens becomes site of 1st summer theater in US on this day in history.
1802 Thomas Davenport, invented 1st coml electric motor on July - 09.
1803 On July - 09 navigator Matthew Flinders returns to Sydney after voyage around Australia in the brig Investigator.
1805 Henry John Gauntlett, composer on July - 09.
1805 Georg W "Franz" Panzer, German vicar/librarian, dies at 76 on July - 09.
1807 On this day in history treaties of Tilsit signed by Napoleon I and Alexander I.
1809 Frederick Henle, Germany, pathologist on this day in history.
1810 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 on this day in history.
1810 On July - 09 napoleon annexes the Kingdom of Holland as part of the First French Empire.
1815 1st natural gas well in US is discovered on this day in history.
1816 Argentina declares independence from Spain on July - 09.
1816 Argentina, in South America, declares its independence from Spain on this day in history.
1819 Elias Howe, Spencer Mass, invented sewing machine on July - 09.
1821 On July - 09 tommaso Sogner, composer, dies at 58
1825 On this day in history jules Oppert, German Assyriologist (decodes characters)
1831 Johan P van der Kellen, Dutch stamp cutter/lithographer/writer on this day in history.
1835 On July - 09 st Etienne-Lyons railway opens in France
1839 On this day in history carl Baermann, composer
1841 On this day in history carl Christian Lumbye, composer