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 This day in History - July 3
425 Historic Events for July 3
1855

Piotr Maszynski, composer

Birth
1860

Charlotte Perkins Gilman, economist/lecturer/author/feminist

Birth
1860

William Wallace, composer

Birth
1861

Colonal Jackson receives his commission as brigadier general

Event
1861

Pony Express arrives in SF with overland letters from NY

Event
1861

Martinsburg, VA - Confederate forces pull out before US advance

Event
1861

Peter Jackson, heavyweight boxer (hall of famer)

Birth
1862

Friedrich Ernst Koch, composer

Birth
1862

William Barksdale, Confederate brig-general, dies in battle at 40

Death
1863

Richard Brooke Garnett, US Confederate brig-gen, dies in battle at 45

Death
1863

Little Crow, [Ta-oya-te-duta], Santee Sioux indian chief, dies

Death
1863

Lewis Addison Armistead, Conf brig-gen Gettysburg/dies in battle at 46

Death
1863

Alonzo Hersford Cushing, US Union lt, dies in battle at about 22

Death
1863

Samuel Kosciuzko Zook, US Union general-major, dies in battle at 40

Death
1863

Battle of Gettysburg Pa ends, major victory for North

Event
1863

Battle of Donaldsonville, LA

Event
1864

Harpers Ferry, WV - Federals evacuate in face of Early's advance

Event
1864

Battle of Chattahoochie River, GA [until Jul 9]

Event
1870

Richard B Bennett, (C) 11th Canadian PM (1930-35)

Birth
1871

Jesse James robs bank in Corydon, Iowa ($45,000)

Event
1871

Vicente Arregui Garay, composer

Birth
1872

Habib Ullah Chan, emir of Afghanistam (1901-19)

Birth
1873

Josef Michal Ksawery Jan Poniatowski, composer, dies at 57

Death
1874

Apirana Turupa Ngata, Kawaka NZ, Maori political/cultural leader

Birth
1875

Ernst F Sauerbruch, German nazi/surgeon

Birth