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 This day in History - July 19
406 Historic Events for July 19
1828

Roger Atkinson Pryor, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1919

Birth
1833

John Wesley Turner, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1899

Birth
1834

Edgar Degas, France, impressionist painter (Bouquet)

Birth
1836

HMS Beagle/Charles Darwin reaches Ascension

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1838

Frederic Nicolas Duvernoy, composer, dies at 72

Death
1838

Joel Asaph Allen, US zoologist (Rule of Allen)

Birth
1844

Heinrich Domnich, composer, dies at 77

Death
1846

Charles Edward Pickering, pioneered American spectroscopist

Birth
1847

Johann Wilhelm Wilms, composer, dies at 75

Death
1848

Cornelis A Pekelharing, artist (fabric seller)

Birth
1848

German Parliament demands Dutch province of Limburg

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1848

1st US women's rights convention (Seneca Falls NY)

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1849

F A Alphonse Aulard, French historian

Birth
1850

Airship Elizabeth leaves in storm for Fire Island, crashes (42 die)

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1850

Giovanni Ossoli, Italian marquis/revolutionary, drowned

Death
1850

[Sarah] Margaret Fuller Ossoli, US feminist/revolutionary, dies

Death
1851

Hendrik J Jut, Dutch murderer (head of Jut)

Birth
1852

Anne-Fran‡ois Mellinet, French/Belgian general (Antwerp), dies at 83

Death
1854

Dani‰l Josephus Jitta, Dutch High Court lawyer

Birth
1860

Lizzie Borden, murderer, gave her mother forty whacks

Birth
1860

1st railroad reaches Kansas

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1862

Forrest's 1st raid

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1863

Hermann Bahr, Austria writer/director (New Men)

Birth
1863

Battle of Buffington's Island (St George Creek), Ohio

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1864

Battle of Winchester, VA (Stephenson's Depot) [->JUL 20]

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