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 This day in History - September 12
414 Historic Events for September 12
1787

Black Masons form 1st lodge

Event
1788

Alexander Campbell, Irish/US founder (Disciples of Christ)

Birth
1789

Franz Xaver Richter, composer, dies at 79

Death
1801

Giuseppe Concone, Italian singing-teacher

Birth
1803

Frantisek Matej Hilmar, composer

Birth
1806

Christian Gottfried Thomas, composer, dies at 58

Death
1806

Andrew Hull Foote, Rear Admiral (Union Navy), died in 1863

Birth
1807

Edward Miller, composer, dies at 71

Death
1811

James Hall, US geologist (Natural history of NY)

Birth
1812

Pyotr I Bagration, Georgian/Russian ruler/general, dies in battle

Death
1814

Battle of North Point fought near Baltimore during War of 1812

Event
1815

Jose Mauricio, composer, dies at 63

Death
1818

Richard Jordan Gatling, US, inventor (hand-cranked machine gun)

Birth
1819

Gebhard Leberecht Frst von Blcher von Wahlstatt, General, dies at 76

Death
1824

Louis AG baron de Bacler d'Albe, French cartographer, dies at 62

Death
1829

Charles Dudley Warner, Mass, newspaperman/author (Being a Boy)

Birth
1829

Anselm Feuerbach, German painter

Birth
1830

William Sprague, governor of Rhode Island (1859-63)

Birth
1836

Grabbe, writer, dies at 34

Death
1840

Composer Robert Schumann marries Clara Wieck

Event
1852

Hubert H Asquith, premier Great Britain (L, 1908-16)

Birth
1856

Johann Heinrich Beck, composer

Birth
1857

423 die when "Central America" sinks off Cape Romain SC

Event
1857

George H Breitner, Dutch impressionist painter/water colors painter

Birth
1858

Fernand Khnopff, Belgian painter/sculptor

Birth