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 This day in History - March 7
378 Historic Events for March 7
1862

Ben McCulloch, US Confederate brig-general (KIA), dies at 50

Death
1862

John Baillie McIntosh, US general-major (Union Army), dies at 32

Death
1862

William Slack, US Confederate brig-general, dies in battle

Death
1862

Battle of Elkhorn Tavern, Day 2, Gens McCulloch and McIntosh killed

Event
1865

-10] Battles round Kinston NC

Event
1866

Paul Ernst, writer

Birth
1869

Ernst J Cohen, Dutch chemist

Birth
1870

Cin Red Stockings, 1st pro BB team, begin 8-mo tour of Midwest and East

Event
1872

-8øF in Boston, MA

Event
1872

Piet Mondriaan, Holland, abstract painter (Broadway Boogie Woogie)

Birth
1872

Vasily Andreyevich Zolotaryov, composer

Birth
1875

Maurice Joseph Ravel, Cibourne France, composer (Bol‚ro)

Birth
1876

Alexander Graham Bell patents telephone

Event
1876

Battle at Gura: Ethiopian emperor Yohannes beats Egyptians

Event
1883

Carl Deis, composer

Birth
1886

Raymond Largay, Wisc, actor (April in Paris, Variety Girl)

Birth
1887

Heino Eller, composer

Birth
1888

Alidius WLT van Starkenborch Stachouwer, gov of Neth Indies (1936-45)

Birth
1891

Marcel Barger, [Meyer Streliskie], cabaret performer (I keep Susy)

Birth
1895

Juan Jose Castro, composer

Birth
1896

Erwin Bodky, composer

Birth
1896

Gilbert and Sullivan's last operette "Grand Duke," premieres in London

Event
1898

Jan Bata, Czech shoe manufacturer

Birth
1900

Battle at Poplar Grove South Africa, Pres Kruger flees

Event
1900

Stanley Cup: Montreal Shamrocks sweep Halifax Crescents in 2 games

Event