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 This day in History - June 14
383 Historic Events for June 14
1752

Charles-Antoine Coypel, French carpet designer, dies at 57

Death
1752

Daniel Marot, French/Neth, architect/engraver, dies at about 88

Death
1755

1e edition of Dr Johnsons "Dictionary"

Event
1760

Candido Jose Ruano, composer

Birth
1763

Johannes Simon Mayr, composer

Birth
1769

Dominique Della-Maria, composer

Birth
1775

US Army founded

Event
1777

Continental Congress adopts Stars and Stripes replacing Grand Union flag

Event
1789

Capt William Blighs reaches Timor

Event
1789

Johann Wilhelm Hertel, composer, dies at 61

Death
1800

Battle of Marengo (Alessandria): Bonaparte vs Austria

Event
1800

Jean-Baptiste Kl‚ber, French general/architect, murdered at 47

Death
1801

Benedict Arnold, Revolutionary War general, dies in London

Death
1805

Robert Anderson, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1871

Birth
1811

Harriet Beecher Stowe, author (Uncle Tom's Cabin)

Birth
1820

John Bartlett, US, editor (compiled Familiar Quotations)

Birth
1821

Jozef Lies, Flemish painter

Birth
1828

Charles, Duke of Prussia, dies at 70

Death
1828

Charles Augustus, grand duke of Saxon-Weimar-Eisenach, dies

Death
1834

Sandpaper patented by Isaac Fischer Jr, Springfield, Vermont

Event
1834

Isaac Fischer Jr patents sandpaper

Event
1834

Hardhat diving suit patented by Leonard Norcross, Dixfield, Maine

Event
1835

Nikolay Rubinstein, composer

Birth
1836

Thomas Wilberforce Egan, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)

Birth
1839

1st Henley Regatta held

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