Historical Events In May - 13
Friday, 14 August 2020
1735 Horace Coignet, composer on this day in history.
1746 On May - 13 oliver Brownson, composer
1756 On this day in history wojciech Zywny, composer
1761 Adrian Loosjes Pzn, publisher/writer (Mauritius Lijnslager) on May - 13.
1767 On May - 13 mozart's opera "Apollo et Hyacinthus," premieres in Salzburg
1776 Charles Ots, composer on May - 13.
1776 On May - 13 anton de Haen, medical Ratio medendi, dies at 71
1777 University library at Vienna opens on May - 13.
1779 On May - 13 war of Bavarian Succession ends
1787 A fleet of eleven ships left Britain with two years provision and a cargo of 759 unwilling convicts, their guards,and ships crew numbering - 1530 people in all. They were to colonise a new land. Australia on this day in history.
1787 On this day in history arthur Phillip sets sails with 11 ships of criminals to Botany Bay
1787 On this day in history johann Michael Malzat, composer, dies at 38
1792 On May - 13 pius IX "Pio Nono", [Giovanni-Maria Mastai-Ferretti], Pope (1846-78)
1793 Martin Gerbert, composer, dies at 72 on May - 13.
1795 Joshua Ratoon Sands, Commander (Union Navy), died in 1883 on this day in history.
1812 On this day in history johann Matthias Sperger, composer, dies at 62
1820 On this day in history the opera "Die Jäearsbraut" is completed
1820 On this day in history opera "Die Jagarsbrautt" is completed
1828 On this day in history uS passes Tariff of Abominations
1828 Josephine Elizabeth Butler, social reformer on May - 13.
1830 Republic of Ecuador is founded, with Juan Jose Flores as president on this day in history.
1830 On this day in history zebulon Baird Vance, Governor (Confederacy), died in 1894
1831 On this day in history willem baron of Goltstein of Oldenaller, Dutch minister of Colonies
1831 On this day in history christian G Korner, German lawyer, dies at 74
1835 The first foreign embassy in Hawaii is established on May - 13.
1835 On May - 13 1st foreign embassy in Hawaii forms
1835 On May - 13 john Nash, British town planner/architect (Regent's Park), dies
1839 On this day in history israel Ashkenazi of Shklov, found Ashkenazic community (1815), dies
1840 Alphonse Daudet, writer on May - 13.
1842 Arthur Seymour Sullivan, London England, composer (Gilbert & Sullivan) on May - 13.
1843 On May - 13 count Paul J Smet de Naeyer, Belgian politician
1846 On May - 13 the United States declare war on Mexico
1846 On May - 13 uS declares war on México, 2 months after fighting begins
1846 On this day in history uS declares war on Mexico, 2 months after fighting begins