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 This day in History - August 10
435 Historic Events for August 10
1762

Santiago Ferrer, composer

Birth
1774

1st Surinam newspaper (1st Wednesday Suriname) begins publishing

Event
1782

Charles Napier, London, soldier

Birth
1784

Allan Ramsay, artist

Death
1787

Turkey declares war on Russia

Event
1787

Mozart completes his "Eine small Nachtmusik"

Event
1790

Robert Gray's Columbia, completes 1st American around world voyage

Event
1792

Mobs in Paris attack palace of Louis XVI

Event
1793

Heinrich August Neithardt, composer

Birth
1794

Leopold Zunz, German scientist (Synagogical Poetry)

Birth
1801

Robert Woodward Barnwell, MC (Confederacy), died in 1882

Birth
1802

Aepinus, [Franz UT Hoch], German physician/physicist, dies at 77

Death
1806

Johann Michael Haydn, composer, dies at 68

Death
1808

Carl Friedrich Weitzmann, composer

Birth
1809

Ecuador declares independence from Spain (National Day)

Event
1810

Camilio Benso di Cavour, Turin Italy, PM

Birth
1810

Cornelis Outshoorn, Dutch architect

Birth
1814

Jacob Edvard Gille, composer

Birth
1814

John Clifford Pemberton, Lt Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1881

Birth
1814

William Lowndes Yancey, MC (Confederacy), died in 1863

Birth
1821

Missouri admitted as 24th US state

Event
1821

Salvatore Vigano, composer, dies at 52

Death
1822

Antioch Syria, hit by Earthquake; about 20,000 die

Event
1823

Ant“nio G Dias, Brazilian poet

Birth
1823

Charles Keene, Hornsey, artist

Birth