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 This day in History - June 27
381 Historic Events for June 27
1776

Thomas Hickey, plan to hand George Washington to British, executed

Death
1778

Liberty Bell came home to Phila after the British had left

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1785

Egbert de Free Temminck, Amsterdam regent, dies at 84

Death
1789

Philipp Friedrich Silcher, composer

Birth
1805

Stephen Elvey, composer

Birth
1806

Buenos Aires captured by British

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1808

Everhardus J Potgieter, Dutch writer/publisher (The Guide)

Birth
1809

Fran‡ois de Canrobert, French marshal/parliament member

Birth
1812

John Pike Hullah, composer

Birth
1814

Johann Friedrich Reichardt, composer, dies at 61

Death
1819

Carl Albert Loeschhorn, composer

Birth
1821

August Conradi, composer

Birth
1828

Junius Daniel, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1864

Birth
1829

Louis-Sebastien Lebrun, composer, dies at 64

Death
1829

James Smithson, dies, his will establishes Smithsonian Institute

Death
1832

Claude-Joseph Rouget de Lisla, composer, dies at 72

Death
1833

Vladislav Ivanovich Zaremba, composer

Birth
1833

Prudence Crandall, a white woman, arrested for conducting an academy for black females at Canterbury Conn

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1838

Bankim Chandra Chatterjee, Bengali novelist (Anandamath)

Birth
1839

Ranjit Singh, gov of Lahore, dies

Death
1844

Hyrum Smith, founder/leader (Mormon Church), lynched in Carthage Ill

Death
1844

Joseph Smith Jr, founder/leader (Mormon Church), lynched at 38

Death
1846

Charles S Parnell, English/Irish Home Rule Party-Lower house member

Birth
1847

NY and Boston linked by telegraph wires

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1848

Denis-Auguste Affre, archbsp of Paris (1840-48), shot to death at 54

Death