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 This day in History - November 1
456 Historic Events for November 1
1825

Rodrigo Ferreira da Costa, composer, dies at 49

Death
1832

Johann Gottfred Matthison-Hansen, composer

Birth
1834

1st published reference to poker (as Mississippi riverboat game)

Event
1835

Godfrey Weitzel, (Union volunteers Major general, died in 1884)

Birth
1841

Antoine PFGdV Celles, Belgium/Dutch/French MP, dies

Death
1844

August Ferdinand Haeser, composer, dies at 45

Death
1848

1st US woman's medical school opens (Boston)

Event
1849

Dutch govt of Thorbecke forms

Event
1853

Jos‚ Santos Zelaya, (L), ruler of Nicaragua (1893-1910)

Birth
1855

Guido Adler, Austria, musicologist (Still in the Music)

Birth
1859

William Henry Grattan Flood, composer

Birth
1859

Charles Brantley Aycock, (Gov-NC)

Birth
1861

Gen George B McClellan made general in chief of Union armies

Event
1862

Johan Wagenaar, Dutch composer/conductor/organist (Cyrano)

Birth
1863

-8] Averell's Raid (on)to Lewisburg, West Virginia

Event
1863

Fortifications built on Angel Island (SF Bay) by troops

Event
1863

Alfred Reisenauer, composer

Birth
1864

-Dec) Tennessee campaign

Event
1865

Monty Bowden, cricketer (England Test capt v S Africa at 23)

Birth
1865

Zutphen-Fishing Dutch railway opens

Event
1866

1st Civil Rights Bill passes

Event
1867

"Harpers Bazaar" publishes

Event
1869

Deli Me forms T B V tobacco in Sumatra

Event
1870

US Weather Bureau begins operations (24 locations)

Event
1871

Alexander Afanasii Spendiaryan, composer

Birth