Historical Events In September - 03
Saturday, 17 August 2019
1857 M Heinrich C Lichtenstein, German zoologist/explorer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
1859 AAJ Jean Jaurès, French socialist (L'Humanité, Les Preuves) on this day in history.
1860 Edward Albert Filene, merchant, established US credit union movement on this day in history.
1861 Confederate forces enter Kentucky, thus ending its neutrality on September - 03.
1863 On this day in history first Australian troops arrive in New Zealand
1864 Battle of Berryville, VA on September - 03.
1864 Hale Ascher VanderCook, composer on September - 03.
1865 Army commander in SC orders Freedmen's Bureau to stop seizing land on this day in history.
1865 Wilhelm Bousset, German theologist/historian on this day in history.
1866 Alain Locke, famous African on September - 03.
1871 Vaclav Horak, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1874 On this day in history the congress of the state of México elevates Naucalpan to the category of Villa, with the title of "Villa de Juárez".
1875 Ferdinand Porsche, German car inventor (Porsche, Volkswagen) on this day in history.
1876 Felix, cricketer (legendary All-England player), dies on this day in history.
1877 On this day in history adolphe Thiers, 1st president of 3rd French Rep (1871-77), dies at 80
1878 On September - 03 england's Princess Alice sinks; 645 die
1881 On September - 03 1st US Mens Tennis: Richard D Sears beats William E Glyn (60 63 62)
1882 On September - 03 french/Vietnamese/Chinese battle at Hanoi, 100s die
1883 Iwan Turgenjew, writer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1888 East Africa Company political & commercial rights on September - 03.
1889 On this day in history cecil Weston, South Africa, actor (Dude Ranch, Huckleberry Finn)
1890 Oliver S Campbell wins US Tennis Open on September - 03.
1890 On this day in history j Patrick O'Malley, Forest City PA, actress (Courage of Black Beauty)
1890 On this day in history charles-A Chatrian, French writer (Waterloo), dies at 63
1891 On this day in history cottonpickers organize union &stage strike in Texas
1891 On this day in history john Stephens Durham, named minister to Haiti
1891 On this day in history 11th US Mens Tennis: Oliver S Campbell beats C Hobart (26 75 79 61 62)
1891 Bessie Annie Elizabeth Delany, dentist writer on this day in history.
1893 On this day in history florrie Rodrigo, Dutch dancer/choreography/teacher (Schepelingen)
1895 Latrobe, PA is the site of the world's first professional football game, played today between the Latrobe YMCA and the Jeannette Athletic Club. (Latrobe won the contest 12-0.) on September - 03.
1895 1st pro football game played, Latrobe beats Jeanette 12-0 (Penn) on September - 03.
1897 On September - 03 cecil Parker, Hastings England, actor (Indiscreet, Tale of 2 Cities)
1900 British annex Natal (South Africa) on this day in history.
1900 Urho K Kekkonen, premier/president Finland (1956-81) on September - 03.