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 This day in History - June 3
429 Historic Events for June 3
1829

Alfonse Charles Renaud de Vilback, composer

Birth
1831

Otho French Strahl, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1864

Birth
1832

Alexander Charles Lecocq, composer

Birth
1833

4th national black convention meets (Phila)

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1839

Paul Lindau, German playwright/critic (Der Herr im Hause)

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1840

Eugeen van Oye, Flemish writer/poet (Morning Twilight)

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1841

Eduardo Caudella, composer

Birth
1843

Frederik VIII CWK, King of Denmark (1906-12)

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1844

Detlev [Freiherr Friedrich A von] Liliencron, German poet

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1844

Emile Paladilhe, composer

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1844

Garret Augustus Hobart, (R) 24th US VP (1897-99)

Birth
1844

Louis-Antoine, the Bourbon, French duke of AngoulĖ†me, dies

Death
1847

Rotterdam-Hague Railway opens

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1849

Francois de Paule Jacques Raymond de Fossa, composer, dies at 73

Death
1851

1st baseball uniforms worn, NY Knickerbockers wear straw hat, white shirt and blue long trousers

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1856

Cullen Whipple patents screw machine

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1858

Julius Reubke, composer, dies at 24

Death
1860

Comanche, Iowa completely destroyed by 1 of a series of tornadoes

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1861

Stephen A Douglas, "Little Giant", senator (Lincoln Debates), dies

Death
1861

1st Civil War land battle-Union defeats Confederacy at Philippi, WV

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1864

Peter A Porter, US Union colonel (8th NY), dies in battle

Death
1864

James P McMahon, US Union colonel (164th NY), dies in battle

Death
1864

Gen Lee wins his last victory of Civil War at Battle of Cold Harbor

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1864

Ransom Eli Olds, auto (Oldsmobile) and truck (REO) manufacturer

Birth
1865

George V, Saksen-Coburg [Windsor], King of Great Britain (1910-36)

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