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 This day in History - November 3
395 Historic Events for November 3
1801

Vincenzo Bellini, Italian opera composer (La Sonnambula, Norma)

Birth
1801

Karl Baedeker, Germany, published travel books

Birth
1803

Henri Moreau, composer, dies at 75

Death
1813

US troops under gen Coffee destroy indian village at Talladega Ala

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1815

Adrien Louis Victor Boieldieu, composer

Birth
1816

Jubal Anderson Early, Lt General (Confederate Army), died in 1894

Birth
1818

Gustavus Adolphus DeRussy, Brig Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1891

Birth
1820

Cuenca Ecuador declares independence

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1826

Jasper Adalmorn Maltby, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1867

Birth
1830

Jacob M van Bemmelen, Dutch physicist/chemist

Birth
1830

Esten Cooke, John (Confederate Army), died in 1886

Birth
1832

Pietro Generali, composer, dies at 59

Death
1833

Edward Dorr Tracy, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1863

Birth
1839

1st opium war-2 British frigates engage several Chinese junks

Event
1839

Palace of Gulhane Turkey, freedom of religion proclaimed

Event
1844

Mehmed V Reshad, sultan of Turkey (1909-18)

Birth
1845

Johan G Verstolk van Soelen, Dutch min of Foreign affairs, dies at 69

Death
1848

Johan Thorbeckes revises Great Force

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1852

Mutsuhito, 122nd emperor of Japan (1867-1912)

Birth
1857

Michail V Aleksejev, Russian general (WW I-chief of staff)

Birth
1861

Johann Peter Kirsch, Luxembourg church historian/archaeologist

Birth
1862

Battle between gunboats at Bayou Teche, Louisiana

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1862

Dr Richard Gatling patents machine gun (Indianapolis)

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1863

Eugene Samuel-Holeman, composer

Birth
1863

Battle of Grand Coteau, GA

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