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 This day in History - October 4
394 Historic Events for October 4
1830

Provisional government declares secession of Belgium from Netherlands

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1830

Hans DL earl Yorck von Wartenburg, gov-gen of E-Prussia, dies at 71

Death
1832

William Griggs, inventor (photo chromo lithography)

Birth
1834

Franz Grillparzer's "Der Traum ein Leben," premieres in Vienna

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1836

Juliette Adam-Lamber, French author (Salon/Nouvelle Revue)

Birth
1838

Eleanore Sophia Maria Westenholz, composer, dies at 79

Death
1840

Charles Ferdinand Lenepveu, composer

Birth
1841

Stephen Albert Emery, composer

Birth
1848

Louis Massonneau, composer, dies at 82

Death
1850

John W McGraw, (Gov-R-Wash) (1893-97)

Birth
1853

Armando Palacio Vald‚s, Spanish writer: La hermana San Sulpicio

Birth
1854

Abraham Lincoln made his 1st political speech at Illinois State Fair

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1857

Henry Schoenfeld, composer

Birth
1859

Karl Baedeker, German tour guide (Die Schweiz), dies at 57

Death
1859

Henryk Pachulski, composer

Birth
1860

Sidney Paget, British illustrator (Sherlock Holmes)

Birth
1861

Joao Marcellino Arroyo, composer

Birth
1861

Frederic Remington, US, artist/sculptor of American West

Birth
1862

Battle of Corinth ends

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1862

William Duncan Smith, US Confederate brig-general, dies at 36

Death
1863

Gerrit Schimmelpenninck, earl of Nijenhuis/Peckedam, dies at 69

Death
1864

National black convention meets (Syracuse NY)

Event
1864

New Orleans Tribune, 1st black daily newspaper, forms

Event
1865

Max Halbe, writer

Birth
1865

Friedrich Lienhard, German writer (Lieder eines Els„ssers)

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