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 This day in History - June 13
371 Historic Events for June 13
1713

Arcangelo Corelli, Italian violinist/composer, dies at about 49

Death
1721

England signs Treaty of Madrid

Event
1727

Spain underwrites Preliminairy of Paris

Event
1736

Henryk Klein, composer

Birth
1749

Jan F van Bloemen, [Orizonte], Flemish painter, dies at 87

Death
1752

Fanny Burney, England, author (Camille, Evelina)

Birth
1753

Austria, England and Modena sign secret military treaty

Event
1757

Christian Ludwig Dieter, composer

Birth
1761

Anton Wranitzky, composer

Birth
1763

Jos‚ B de Andrada e Silva, premier of Brazil

Birth
1765

Anton Eberl, composer

Birth
1773

Thomas Young, British philologist/physician (light interference)

Birth
1774

Rhode Island becomes 1st colony to prohibit importation of slaves

Event
1775

Antoni Henryk Radziwill, composer

Birth
1777

Marquis de Lafayette lands in US

Event
1777

Leonard Norcross patents a submarine diving suit

Event
1786

Winfield Scott, army general (Union)/presidential candidate

Birth
1789

Mrs Alexander Hamilton serves ice cream for dessert to Washington

Event
1790

Jos‚ Antonio P ez, president of Venezuela

Birth
1792

King Louis XVI fires French government

Event
1795

Thomas Arnold, English educator/historian (History of Rome)

Birth
1798

Mission San Luis Rey de Francia founded in California

Event
1806

Bernard ter Haar, Dutch vicar/poet/church historian

Birth
1809

George Philip St Cooke, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1895

Birth
1810

J G Seume, writer, dies at 47

Death