Historical Events In July - 13
Tuesday, 16 July 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 July - 13.
1793 Jean Paul Marat, one of the leaders of the French revolution, is murdered on July - 13.
1793 John Clare, Northamptonshire peasant poet (Shepard's Calendar) on July - 13.
1793 Jean Paul Marat, French revolutionary, murdered by Charlotte Corday on July - 13.
1794 Battle of the Vosges between French forces and those of Prussia and Austria on this day in history.
1811 On July - 13 the birth of George G. Scott, British architect
1813 On this day in history johann Friedrich Peter, composer, dies at 67
1815 James Alexander Seddon, Secy War (Confederacy), died in 1880 on July - 13.
1816 Gustav Freytag, writer on July - 13.
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 Nathan Bedford Forrest, slave trader/Confed lt-gen/KKK Grand Wizard on this day in history.
1826 On July - 13 stanislao Cannizzaro, Italian chemist (Reaction of Cannizzaro)
1832 On this day in history source of Mississippi River discovered (Henry R Schoolcraft)
1836 US patent #1 (after 9,957 unnumbered patents), for locomotive wheels on this day in history.
1837 Queen Victoria becomes the first British monarch to live in Buckingham Palace on this day in history.
1837 On this day in history queen Victoria is 1st monarch to live in present Buckingham Palace
1844 On this day in history johann Gansbacher, composer, dies at 66
1850 Hipolito Irigoyen, president Argentina (1916-22, 1928-30) on this day in history.
1851 On July - 13 john F Loudon discovers tin on East Indian Island of Billiton
1854 On this day in history uS forces shell & burn San Juan del Norte, Nicaragua
1859 Sydney Webb, England, writer/husband of Beatrice Potter on this day in history.
1860 On this day in history john Ackersdijk, Dutch state house builder, dies at 69
1861 On July - 13 battle of Corrick's Ford, VA (Carrick's Ford)
1861 On this day in history robert Selden Garnett, US Confederate brig-general, dies at 41
1862 Battle of Murfreesboro, TN (Forrest's Raid) US895 CS150 on this day in history.
1863 Anti-draft mobs lynch blacks in NYC; about 1,000 die on this day in history.
1863 On July - 13 beginning of the New York draft riots, regarded as the worst in United States history.
1863 On July - 13 uSS Wyoming battled Japanese warlord's forces.
1863 Emma Mary Wooley, educator (Mary Anna Wells) on this day in history.
1863 John S Bowen, US architect/Confederate gen-major, dies at 32 on this day in history.
1864 On July - 13 early retreats from Washington City back to Shenandoah Valley
1865 On July - 13 horace Greeley advises his readers to "Go west young man"
1865 PT Barnum's museum burns down on this day in history.