Historical Events In September - 13
Friday, 14 August 2020
1847 Charles Dupee Blake, composer on September - 13.
1849 The first US prize fight fatality (Tom McCoy) on September - 13.
1849 1st US prize fight fatality (Tom McCoy) on September - 13.
1851 Walter Reed, US Army Surgeon, proved mosquitoes transmit yellow fever on September - 13.
1857 Milton S Hershey, chocolate manufacturer/philanthropist on this day in history.
1858 Hamburg-US ship Austria catches fire & sinks, 471 die on September - 13.
1858 On September - 13 catherinus Elling, composer
1859 Cornelis J van Axes, lawyer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1860 John J (Blackjack) Pershing, US commander (WW I) on September - 13.
1861 On this day in history 1st naval battle of Civil War, Union frigate "Colorado" sinks privateer "Judah" off Pensacola, Fla
1862 Dirk Bos, Dutch liberal 2nd Member of parliament on this day in history.
1863 On September - 13 arthur Henderson, Britain, socialist/disarmament worker (Nobel 1934)
1866 Adolf Meyer, US, psychiatrist/neurologist (pioneered mental hygiene) on this day in history.
1867 Gen E R S Canby orders SC courts to impanel blacks jurors on this day in history.
1869 Jay Gould & James Fisk attempt to control US gold market on September - 13.
1871 Alma Kruger, Pittsburgh PA, actress (Made For Each Other) on this day in history.
1872 Ludwig A Feuerbach, German philosopher (Man what he eats), dies at 68 on this day in history.
1874 Arnold Franz Walter Schonberg, Vienna Austria, composer (2nd Quartet) on September - 13.
1876 Sherwood Anderson, Winesburg, Ohio, author/publisher (Winesburg) on this day in history.
1881 On September - 13 lewis Latimer invents & patents electric lamp with a carbon filament
1881 On this day in history ambrose Everett Burnside, US Union general, dies at 57
1882 On this day in history britain invades Egypt
1882 Battle at Count el-Kebir: British troops invade Egypt on September - 13.
1882 On September - 13 henri Potiron, composer
1883 Cleveland Hugh Daily no-hits Phila 1-0 on September - 13.
1886 Alain L Lovke, philosopher on this day in history.
1890 On this day in history cecil Rhodes' colonies hoist Union Jack in Mashonaland & Salisbury
1894 Anton Roosjen, Dutch politician/NCRV-chairman on September - 13.
1895 On September - 13 ruth McDevitt, Coldwater Mich, actress (Jo-All in the Family)
1896 On September - 13 morris Kirksey, US, 4 X 100m (Olympic-gold-1920)
1897 On this day in history gaspar Cassado Moreu, composer
1898 On this day in history 20,000 Paris construction workers go on strike
1899 On September - 13 the first known auto-related fatality occurs when pedestrian Henry Bliss is struck by a car in New York City.
1899 On September - 13 mackinder, Ollier and Brocherel make the first ascent of Batian (5,199m