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 This day in History - June 10
438 Historic Events for June 10
1720

Mrs Clements of England markets 1st paste-style mustard

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1727

George Ludwig, German monarch of Hannover/king of England, dies at 67

Death
1735

John Morgan, American physician-in-chief of Continental Army

Birth
1752

Ben Franklin's kite is struck by lightning-what a shock!

Event
1760

NY passes 1st effective law regulating practice of medicine

Event
1761

Puritan version of "Othello" opens in Newport Rhode Island

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1772

Burning of Gasp‚e, British revenue cutter, by Rhode Islanders

Event
1776

Continental Congress appoints a committee to write a Decl of Ind

Event
1781

Giovanni Battista Polledro, composer

Birth
1782

Amable-G-P B de Barante, French politician/historian

Birth
1790

Louis Joseph Daussoigne-Mehul, composer

Birth
1791

V clav Hanka, Czech author/interpreter/forger

Birth
1793

1st public zoo opens in Paris

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1793

Washington replaced Philadelphia as US capital

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1794

France revolutionary regime begins trials

Event
1794

Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Phila, forms

Event
1800

Johann Abraham Peter Schulz, German composer, dies at 53

Death
1801

Tripoli declares war on US for refusing tribute

Event
1808

Friedrich Kaiser, Dutch astronomer (Kaiser compass-card)

Birth
1809

1st US steamboat to a make an ocean voyage leaves NY for Phila

Event
1818

Pesaro opera theater opens with Rossini's "La gaza ladra"

Event
1819

J D Gustave Courbet, French realist painter (Demoiselles the la Seine)

Birth
1826

Sultan Mahmud II rebellious elite corp, slaughter 20,000 in Turkey

Event
1831

W A Remy, composer

Birth
1832

Edwin Arnold, English writer (Light of India)

Birth