Historical Events In July - 10
Sunday, 01 October 2023
1686 On July - 10 ercole Ferrata, Italian sculptor/restauranteur, dies at 76
1690 Battle of Beachy Head-French fleet defeats Anglo-Dutch fleet on July - 10.
1690 Battle of Beachy Head-French fleet defeat Anglo-Dutch fleet on July - 10.
1690 On July - 10 domenico Gabrielli, composer, dies at 39
1692 On July - 10 bridget Bishop first Salem witch hung
1692 Bridget Bishop, 1st Salem witch hanged on this day in history.
1697 Francois Hanot, composer on July - 10.
1723 On July - 10 william Blackstone, England, jurist (Blackstone's Commentaries)
1746 Bonnie Prince Charlie flees in disguise to Isle of Skye on this day in history.
1759 On July - 10 eleanore Sophia Maria Westenholz, composer
1762 Roubiliacs monument for Handel unveiled at Westminster Abbey on this day in history.
1762 On July - 10 johann F Gronovius, physician/botany, dies at 76
1775 Horatio Gates, issues order excluding blacks from Continental Army on July - 10.
1778 American Revolution: Louis XVI of France declares war on the Kingdom of Great Britain on this day in history.
1778 Sigismund Ritter von Neukomm, Austrian composer/royal chaplain master on this day in history.
1779 Alois Basil Nikolaus Tomasini, composer on July - 10.
1792 On July - 10 george Mifflin Dallas, (D) 11th VP (1845-49)
1796 On July - 10 carl Friedrich Gauss discovers that every positive integer is representable as a sum of at most three triangular numbers.
1797 On this day in history 1st US frigate, the "United States," is launched in Phila
1797 On this day in history pieter L Uys, South African pioneer (Great Pull)
1800 On this day in history the British Indian Government establishes the Fort William College to promote Urdu, Hindi and other vernaculars of sub continent.
1806 On July - 10 the Vellore Mutiny is the first instance of a mutiny by Indian sepoys against the British East India Company.
1810 Emperor Napoleon corpse leaves Netherlands for France on July - 10.
1818 On July - 10 john Stuart "Cerro Gordo" Williams, Brig General (Confederate Army)
1820 On July - 10 andrew Porter, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1872
1821 On July - 10 christopher Columbus Augur, Major General (Union volunteers)
1824 Rudolf von Benningsen, German lawyer/politician on this day in history.
1826 Theodore Edouard Dufaure de Lajarte, composer on July - 10.
1830 Camille Pissaro, Danish Antillean/French painter (impressionism) on July - 10.
1832 On July - 10 pres Jackson vetoed legislation to re-charter 2nd Bank of US
1833 Lucius Eugene Polk, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1892 on this day in history.
1834 James A McNeill Whistler, US/British painter (Whistler's Mother) on July - 10.
1835 On this day in history henryk Wieniawski, Lubin Poland, violinist/composer (Souv de Moscou)
1838 On this day in history willem earl van Hogendorp, Dutch colonial governor, dies at about 43