Historical Events In July - 13
Saturday, 30 September 2023
1868 Oscar J Dunn, former slave, installed as lt governor of Louisiana on July - 13.
1870 King Wilhelm of Prussia sends "Emser Depeche" on Bismarck on July - 13.
1872 Alfons van de Perre, Flemish physician/MP on this day in history.
1876 29th Postmaster General: James N Tyner of Ind takes office on this day in history.
1877 Karl Erb, German tenor on this day in history.
1877 Wilhelm E Freiherr von Ketteler, German bishop of Mainz, dies at 65 on this day in history.
1878 Treaty of Berlin amended terms of Treaty of San Stefano on this day in history.
1878 Congress of Berlin discusses division of African colonization ends on July - 13.
1881 American outlaw Billy the Kid is shot to death on July - 13.
1882 200 die as train derails near Tcherny, Russia on July - 13.
1883 [Louis C] Marcel Berckmans, painter/actor (Potasch & Perlemoer) on this day in history.
1884 Francis B Young, British physician/writer (White Ladies) on July - 13.
1888 Fernando A N de Seabra Pessoa, Portuguese poet (Mensagem) on July - 13.
1889 On this day in history carli Zoeller, composer, dies at 49
1890 On July - 13 john C Fremont declared Republic of California, dies at 76
1891 On this day in history franco Casavola, composer
1894 On this day in history isaak Babel, Rus short-story writer/dramatist (Red Calvary) [or 6/13]
1894 Juventino Rosas, composer, dies at 26 on this day in history.
1895 Sidney Blackmer, Salisbury NC, actor (Ted Roosevelt in 12 movies) on this day in history.
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 July - 13.
1900 On this day in history phillies beat Pittsburgh 23-8
1900 JH Scheps, Dutch 2nd-Member of parliament (social democratic) on this day in history.
1901 On this day in history mickey "Toy Bulldog" Walker, welterweight boxing champ (1922-26)
1903 On July - 13 eric Portman, Yorkshire England, actor (Naked Edge, Canterbury Tale)
1903 August Reissmann, composer, dies at 77 on July - 13.
1906 On July - 13 harry Sosnik, Chicago, orch leader (Jack Carter Show, Your Hit Parade)
1908 On July - 13 4th modern Olympic games opens in London
1909 David Branson, composer on July - 13.
1912 On July - 13 murrumbidgee Irrigation Area at Yanco, NSW, is officially opened.
1913 On July - 13 first Commonewealth of Australian banknotes are circulated.