Historical Events In September - 24
Saturday, 17 August 2019
1845 On this day in history the first baseball team is organized
1848 On September - 24 pieter Louis Tak, literary (The Chronicle)
1850 Papal Bull issued, establishes Roman Catholic hierarchy in England on this day in history.
1852 On this day in history a new invention, the dirigible, is demonstrated
1852 Henri Giffard, a French engineer, makes 1st dirigible flight on September - 24.
1853 On this day in history the first round-the-world trip by yacht (Cornelius Vanderbilt)
1853 1st round-the-world trip by yacht (Cornelius Vanderbilt) on September - 24.
1855 Alexandre Stievenard, composer, dies at 86 on September - 24.
1856 Henry, 1st viscount Hardinge of Lahore, gov-gen of India, dies on this day in history.
1859 On September - 24 julius Klengel, cellist/composer
1860 Samuel Rutherford Crockett, novelist on this day in history.
1862 Confederate Congress adopts confederacy seal on this day in history.
1864 On this day in history battle of Pilot Knob MO
1865 James Cooke walks tightrope from Cliff House to Seal Rocks, SF on September - 24.
1865 On September - 24 frantiszek Soltyk, composer, dies at 81
1869 Black Friday; Wall St panic after Gould & Fisk attempt to corner gold on September - 24.
1869 On September - 24 the Black Friday Wall Street panic occurs when financiers Jay Gould and James Fisk attempt to corner the gold market.
1870 Georges Claude, inventor (neon light) on this day in history.
1872 Franz Grillparzer's "Ein Bruderzwist in Habsburg," premieres in Vienna on this day in history.
1875 On September - 24 william Walker, composer, dies at 66
1877 On September - 24 battle of Shiroyama, decisive victory of the Imperial Japanese Army over the Satsuma Rebellion
1881 On September - 24 henry Morton Stanley signs contract with Congo monarch
1881 Luigi Ferdinando Casamorata, composer, dies at 74 on September - 24.
1883 On September - 24 national black convention meets in Louisville, Kentucky
1884 On September - 24 dixey, Rice & Gill's musical "Adonis," premieres in NYC
1885 5 German warships depart to Zanzibar on September - 24.
1885 Herman Bouber, Dutch actor/playwright (Sailor's Wives) on September - 24.
1886 On September - 24 james Burke, NYC, actor (Mystery Theater, Great Guy)
1889 On September - 24 alexander Dey patents dial time recorder
1890 Pres of Mormon Church in Salt Lake City issues a manifesto advising members that teaching & practice of polygamy should be abandoned on this day in history.
1890 On this day in history alan Herbert, England, journalist/writer (Punch, Helen)
1892 Sam[uel] de Vries, actor (Wandering Jew) on September - 24.
1892 Cornelis A van Sypesteyn, Dutch governor of Suriname, dies at 69 on this day in history.
1893 Julia Faye, Richmond VA, actress (10 Commandments, Samson & Delilah) on this day in history.