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 This day in History - July 11
362 Historic Events for July 11
1811

Joseph Lanman, Comm (Union Navy), died in 1874

Birth
1812

US invades Canada (Detroit frontier)

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1816

French A Durlet, Belgian sculptor/architect

Birth
1818

Keats writes "In the Cottage Where Burns is Born," "Lines Written in the Highlands," and "Gadfly"

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1824

Adolphe-Abraham Samuel, composer

Birth
1825

Edward Henry Hobson, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1901

Birth
1826

Carl Bernhard Wessely, composer, dies at 57

Death
1826

Alexander Aphanashev, Russ story teller (Narodnye roesskie skazki)

Birth
1836

Carlos Gomez, composer

Birth
1837

Paul Lacombe, composer

Birth
1838

John Wanamaker, merchant (Wanamakers Dept Store)

Birth
1841

William Paul Roberts, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1910

Birth
1841

Daniā€°l de Lange, Dutch composer

Birth
1844

Peter I Karadjordjevic, King of Serbia/Yugoslavia

Birth
1847

Joachim G le Sage at Trousers, RC foreman/publicist, dies at 71

Death
1848

London's Waterloo Station opens

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1848

Edmund Hickly gets 1st known 10 wicket innings (Kent v England)

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1851

Millie and Christine, NC, siamese twins

Birth
1857

Alfred Binet, French child psychologist

Birth
1857

Iacob Moresianu, composer

Birth
1859

Charles Dickens' "A Tale Of Two Cities" is published

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1860

Johannis J van Laar, Dutch chemist (thermodynamics)

Birth
1861

Battle of Laurel Mountain VA-Gen Morris forces retreat of rebels

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1861

Battle of Rich Mountain, VA - Rosecrans forces rebels to surrender

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1861

Anton Stepanovich Arensky, composer

Birth