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 This day in History - July 6
400 Historic Events for July 6
1858

Jan Emmanuel Dulezalek, composer, dies at 78

Death
1859

Verner von Heidenstam, Sweden, poet/novelist (Charles Men, Nobel 1916)

Birth
1860

Alexandre Edouard Goria, composer, dies at 37

Death
1862

Skirmish at Devall's Bluff Arkansas (106 casualties)

Event
1863

Battle of Williamsport, MD [-Jul 07]

Event
1863

Northern Territory passes from New South Wales to South Australia

Event
1863

Strong Vincent, US Union brig-general, dies

Death
1864

Alberto Nepomuceno, Brazil, composer/conductor (Artemis)

Birth
1864

Samuel Allen Rice, US Union brig-gen, dies of injuries at 36

Death
1864

Battle of Chattahoochee River, GA [->JUL 10] US730 CS600

Event
1868

Samuel Lover, composer, dies at 71

Death
1868

Petrus A Euwens, Dutch vicar/editor (Amigoe di Cura‡ao)

Birth
1869

Black candidate for lt governor of Va, Dr J H Harris, defeated

Event
1871

Antonio de Castro Alves, Brazilian poet (O navio negreiro), dies at 34

Death
1873

Paul Keller, German writer (Ferien vom Ich)

Birth
1877

David Stanley Smith, composer

Birth
1877

Niceto A Zamora y Torres, premier/president of Spain (1931-36)

Birth
1878

Eino Leino, Finland, poet/playwright/novelist (El m„n Koreus)

Birth
1879

Henry Thomas Smart, composer, dies at 65

Death
1881

Josef Winckler, German dentist/writer (Quadriga, Pumpernickel)

Birth
1882

Ralph Morgan, [Wupperman], NYC, actor (Creeper, Imposter, Jack London)

Birth
1882

14 Russian Jews of Bilu, arrive in Jaffa Palestine

Event
1884

Andr‚ Dunoyer de Segonzac, French painter/cartoonist

Birth
1884

Harold Vanderbilt, NY, America Cup (1930,34,37)/inv contract bridge

Birth
1884

Willem Dudok, Dutch architect (town hall Hilversum/Beehive Rotterdam)

Birth