Historical Events In July - 13
Monday, 25 March 2019
1793 On this day in history french rev writer Jean Paul Marat murdered by Charlotte Corday
1793 Jean Paul Marat French revolutionary, murdered by Charlotte Corday on this day in history.
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 Johann Friedrich Peter, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
1815 James Alexander Seddon, Secy War (Confederacy), died in 1880 on this day in history.
1816 Gustav Freytag, writer on this day in history.
1820 On this day in history 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 July - 13 nathan Bedford Forrest, slave trader/Confed lt-gen/KKK Grand Wizard
1826 On this day in history stanislao Cannizzaro, Italian chemist (Reaction of Cannizzaro)
1832 On July - 13 source of Mississippi River discovered (Henry R Schoolcraft)
1836 On this day in history 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 July - 13.
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 On July - 13 john F Loudon discovers tin on East Indian Island of Billiton
1854 On July - 13 uS forces shell & burn San Juan del Norte, Nicaragua
1859 Sydney Webb, England, writer/husband of Beatrice Potter on July - 13.
1860 John Ackersdijk, Dutch state house builder, dies at 69 on July - 13.
1861 On this day in history battle of Corrick's Ford, VA (Carrick's Ford)
1861 Robert Selden Garnett, US Confederate brig-general, dies at 41 on this day in history.
1862 Battle of Murfreesboro, TN (Forrest's Raid) US895 CS150 on July - 13.
1863 Anti-draft mobs lynch blacks in NYC; about 1,000 die on July - 13.
1863 Beginning of the New York draft riots, regarded as the worst in United States history on this day in history.
1863 On July - 13 uSS Wyoming battled Japanese warlord's forces.
1863 Emma Mary Wooley, educator (Mary Anna Wells) on July - 13.
1863 John S Bowen, US architect/Confederate gen-major, dies at 32 on this day in history.
1864 On this day in history early retreats from Washington City back to Shenandoah Valley
1865 Horace Greeley advises his readers to "Go west young man" on this day in history.
1865 On this day in history pT Barnum's museum burns down