Historical Events In July - 13
Friday, 18 October 2019
1793 On July - 13 french rev writer Jean Paul Marat murdered by Charlotte Corday
1793 Jean Paul Marat French revolutionary, murdered by Charlotte Corday on July - 13.
1793 On this day in history jean Paul Marat, one of the leaders of the French revolution, is murdered
1793 On July - 13 john Clare, Northamptonshire peasant poet (Shepard's Calendar)
1793 Jean Paul Marat, French revolutionary, murdered by Charlotte Corday on this day in history.
1794 On July - 13 battle of the Vosges between French forces and those of Prussia and Austria
1811 The birth of George G. Scott, British architect on July - 13.
1813 On July - 13 johann Friedrich Peter, composer, dies at 67
1815 On July - 13 james Alexander Seddon, Secy War (Confederacy), died in 1880
1816 Gustav Freytag, writer on this day in history.
1820 On July - 13 commencement of the trial in Stirling for High Treason of the Radicals captured at the Battle of Bonnymuir. Two of the accused, John Baird and Andrew Hardie, were subsequently executed on 8 September 1820.
1821 On this day in history nathan Bedford Forrest, slave trader/Confed lt-gen/KKK Grand Wizard
1826 Stanislao Cannizzaro, Italian chemist (Reaction of Cannizzaro) on this day in history.
1832 Source of Mississippi River discovered (Henry R Schoolcraft) on July - 13.
1836 On July - 13 uS patent #1 (after 9,957 unnumbered patents), for locomotive wheels
1837 Queen Victoria becomes the first British monarch to live in Buckingham Palace on this day in history.
1837 Queen Victoria is 1st monarch to live in present Buckingham Palace on this day in history.
1844 Johann Gansbacher, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1850 On this day in history hipolito Irigoyen, president Argentina (1916-22, 1928-30)
1851 John F Loudon discovers tin on East Indian Island of Billiton on this day in history.
1854 US forces shell & burn San Juan del Norte, Nicaragua on July - 13.
1859 Sydney Webb, England, writer/husband of Beatrice Potter on July - 13.
1860 John Ackersdijk, Dutch state house builder, dies at 69 on this day in history.
1861 Battle of Corrick's Ford, VA (Carrick's Ford) on July - 13.
1861 Robert Selden Garnett, US Confederate brig-general, dies at 41 on July - 13.
1862 Battle of Murfreesboro, TN (Forrest's Raid) US895 CS150 on this day in history.
1863 On July - 13 anti-draft mobs lynch blacks in NYC; about 1,000 die
1863 Beginning of the New York draft riots, regarded as the worst in United States history on this day in history.
1863 USS Wyoming battled Japanese warlord's forces on this day in history.
1863 On July - 13 emma Mary Wooley, educator (Mary Anna Wells)
1863 On this day in history john S Bowen, US architect/Confederate gen-major, dies at 32
1864 Early retreats from Washington City back to Shenandoah Valley on this day in history.
1865 Horace Greeley advises his readers to "Go west young man" on this day in history.
1865 PT Barnum's museum burns down on July - 13.