Historical Events In September - 02
Friday, 03 July 2020
1789 The US Treasury Department is established on this day in history.
1789 On this day in history uS Treasury Department established by Congress
1790 On September - 02 johann N von Hontheim, German religious historian/Bishop, dies
1792 On September - 02 paris masses remove nobles/clergymen out of jails & slaughter them
1796 Jews of the Netherlands are emancipated on this day in history.
1798 Thomas Holliday Hicks, (Union Gov) died in 1865 on September - 02.
1806 On this day in history a side of Rossberg Peak collapses into Goldau Valley Switz, kills 500
1807 On this day in history the Royal Navy bombards Copenhagen with fire bombs and phosphorus rockets to prevent Denmark from surrendering its fleet to Napoleon.
1814 Ernst Curtius, German archaeologist/historian on this day in history.
1837 James Harrison Wilson, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1925 on this day in history.
1838 Liliuokalani, [Lydia Paki], last queen of Hawaii (1891-93) on September - 02.
1839 Salon of Varietes opens in Amsterdam on this day in history.
1839 Henry George, land reformer/writer (Progress & Poverty) on September - 02.
1850 On September - 02 albert Spaulding, baseball player/founded Spaulding sports company
1853 On September - 02 wilhelm Ostwald, Germany, physical chemist (Nobel 1909)
1856 On this day in history tianjing's struggle Incident in Nanjing, China.
1856 Yang Hsiu-ch'ing, commander in chief of Taiping Rebellion on this day in history.
1859 Gas lighting introduced to Hawaii on this day in history.
1862 Thornton F Brodhead, US lawyer/politician/brig-general, dies at 40 on this day in history.
1864 On September - 02 union General William T Sherman captures Atlanta
1864 Union General William T Sherman captures and burns Atlanta on this day in history.
1866 On September - 02 hiram Johnson, (Gov-Progressive-Cal)
1867 On September - 02 1st Girl School opens in Haarlem Neth
1870 Napoleon III surrenders to Prussian armies on this day in history.
1870 Marie Ault, [Mary Cragg], Wigan England on this day in history.
1870 Charles Victor Arthur Saint-Leon, composer, dies at 48 on September - 02.
1878 On September - 02 werner von Blomberg, German minister of Reichswehr
1884 Frank Laubach, Benton Pa, educator, taught reading through phonetics on this day in history.
1885 In Rock Springs, Wyoming, 150 white miners, who were struggling to unionize so they could strike for better wages and work conditions, attack their Chinese fellow workers, killing 28, wounding 15, and forcing several hundred more out of town on this day in history.
1891 Ferdinand Christian Wilhelm Praeger, composer, dies at 76 on September - 02.
1892 Felix Wolfes, composer on this day in history.
1894 -3] Amsterdam Municipal theater opens on this day in history.
1894 On September - 02 joseph Roth, Austria, journalist/writer (Hotel Savoy)
1896 On this day in history nat Thompson, cricketer (played 1st Two Tests for Australia), dies