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 This day in History - June 13
371 Historic Events for June 13
1820

WF Hendrik, the Navigator, prince of the Netherlands/admiral

Birth
1821

[Iza„k J] Alexander Gogel, minister of finance/patriot, dies at 55

Death
1821

Navy Gustavus Vasa Fox, Asst Secy (Union), died in 1883

Birth
1821

Albert, duc de Broglie, France, premier (1873-74, 1977)

Birth
1823

Gustave Paul Cluseret, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1900

Birth
1824

Julius Eichberg, composer

Birth
1825

Benjamin Jefferson Hill, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1880

Birth
1825

Johan Peter Melchior, German sculptor, dies at 82

Death
1825

Walter Hunt patents safety pin

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1828

Sim¢n Bol¡var proclaimed dictator

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1829

Antonio Zamara, composer

Birth
1831

James Clerk Maxwell, Scotish physicist (electromagnetic theory)

Birth
1837

1st Mormon missionaries to British Isles leave Kirtland, Ohio

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1839

Martin-Pierre Dalvimare, composer, dies at 66

Death
1854

Charles Algernon Parsons, British inventor (steam turbine)

Birth
1855

Opera "Les Vˆpres Sicilenne" is produced (Paris)

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1863

Josef Venantius von Woss, composer

Birth
1863

Samuel Butler publishes 1st part of "Erewhon," Christchurch, NZ

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1863

Skirmish at Berryville Virginia

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1863

Battle of Winchester VA

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1864

Johan R Kjell‚n, Swedish sociologist

Birth
1865

William Butler Yeats, Ireland, poet (Wild Swans at Coole-Nobel 1923)

Birth
1865

Cleaveland J Campbell, Union brig-general, dies at about 29

Death
1865

Pres Johnson proclaims reconstruction confederate states

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1866

Lambertus Zijl, sculptor (Trade scholarship)

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