Historical Events In July - 13
Sunday, 20 January 2019
1868 Oscar J Dunn, former slave, installed as lt governor of Louisiana on July - 13.
1870 On this day in history king Wilhelm of Prussia sends "Emser Depeche" on Bismarck
1872 On July - 13 alfons van de Perre, Flemish physician/MP
1876 29th Postmaster General: James N Tyner of Ind takes office on July - 13.
1877 On this day in history karl Erb, German tenor
1877 Wilhelm E Freiherr von Ketteler, German bishop of Mainz, dies at 65 on July - 13.
1878 On this day in history treaty of Berlin amended terms of Treaty of San Stefano
1878 On July - 13 congress of Berlin discusses division of African colonization ends
1881 On July - 13 american outlaw Billy the Kid is shot to death
1882 200 die as train derails near Tcherny, Russia on July - 13.
1883 On July - 13 [Louis C] Marcel Berckmans, painter/actor (Potasch & Perlemoer)
1884 Francis B Young, British physician/writer (White Ladies) on this day in history.
1888 Fernando A N de Seabra Pessoa, Portuguese poet (Mensagem) on this day in history.
1889 Carli Zoeller, composer, dies at 49 on July - 13.
1890 On this day in history john C Fremont declared Republic of California, dies at 76
1891 On this day in history franco Casavola, composer
1894 On July - 13 isaak Babel, Rus short-story writer/dramatist (Red Calvary) [or 6/13]
1894 On July - 13 juventino Rosas, composer, dies at 26
1895 On this day in history sidney Blackmer, Salisbury NC, actor (Ted Roosevelt in 12 movies)
1896 Ed Delahanty, becomes 2nd major leaguer to hit 4 HRs in a game on this day in history.
1898 Guglielmo Marconi patents the radio on this day in history.
1898 SF Ferry Building at foot of Market St opens on July - 13.
1898 Guglielmo Marconi patents radio on this day in history.
1898 Martin David, German/Neth law historian on this day in history.
1900 On this day in history phillies beat Pittsburgh 23-8
1900 On July - 13 jH Scheps, Dutch 2nd-Member of parliament (social democratic)
1901 Mickey "Toy Bulldog" Walker, welterweight boxing champ (1922-26) on this day in history.
1903 On this day in history eric Portman, Yorkshire England, actor (Naked Edge, Canterbury Tale)
1903 On July - 13 august Reissmann, composer, dies at 77
1906 Harry Sosnik, Chicago, orch leader (Jack Carter Show, Your Hit Parade) on this day in history.
1908 4th modern Olympic games opens in London on July - 13.
1909 On July - 13 david Branson, composer
1912 On this day in history murrumbidgee Irrigation Area at Yanco, NSW, is officially opened.
1913 On this day in history first Commonewealth of Australian banknotes are circulated.