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 This day in History - October 9
395 Historic Events for October 9
1635

Religious dissident Roger Williams banished from Mass Bay Colony

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1646

Baltasar Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip IV, dies

Death
1651

English parliament proclaims Navigation Act off

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1655

Swedish king Karel X Gustaaf occupies Krakow

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1663

Gian M Crescimbeni, Italian literary/critic (Arcadia)

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1668

Mass society storms palace of "heretics" Spanish gov Jose de Paternina

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1701

Collegiate School of Ct (Yale U), chartered in New Haven

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1708

Battle at Lesnaya: Russian army captures Swedish convoy

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1716

England and France sign treaty

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1727

Johann Wilhelm Hertel, composer

Birth
1740

Neth gov-general Adriaen Valckenier allows murder of 8000 Chinese inhabitants of Batavia

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1757

Charles X, reactionary king of France (1824-30); deposed

Birth
1760

Pierre Gaveaux, composer

Birth
1760

Russian/Austrian army occupies Berlin [OS=Sep 28]

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1766

Bedrich Divis Weber, composer

Birth
1769

Marianus Konigsperger, composer, dies at 60

Death
1771

Frederik Willem, duke of Brunswick (1813-15)

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1776

Mission Dolores founded by SF Bay

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1781

Thomas Alexander Erskine Kelly, composer, dies at 49

Death
1782

Lewis Cass, (Gov-Mich)

Birth
1794

French troops occupy Hertogenbosch

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1797

Elijah B Solomon Zalman, rabbi/Gaon of Vilna, dies

Death
1797

Elia van Vilnius, Latvian rabbi, dies at 77

Death
1799

British frigate HMS Lutine sinks off Dutch coast

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1804

Hobart Tasmania founded

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