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 This day in History - September 19
342 Historic Events for September 19
1756

Josef Antonin Sehling, composer, dies at 46

Death
1761

Peter Musschenbroek, physician/physicist (Leidse Bottle), dies at 69

Death
1769

Joseph Comb, missionary to Molukkas

Birth
1770

Johann G Repsold, German instrument maker

Birth
1777

Battle of Freeman's Farm (Bemis Heights) or 1st Battle of Saratoga

Event
1795

Tula, leader of Cura‡ao slave opposition, imprisoned

Event
1796

George Washington's farewell address as president

Event
1799

English and Russian invasion army conquerors Receiver

Event
1800

William Wister McKean, Commander (Union Navy), died in 1865

Birth
1802

Louis Kossuth, Hungary, President of Hungary (1849)

Birth
1822

Joseph Rodman West, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)

Birth
1824

Carl Ignaz Franz Umlauf, composer

Birth
1830

Stanislas Champein, composer, dies at 76

Death
1833

Charles Darwin visits Guardia del Monte, Argentina

Event
1836

Carl Friedrich Ebers, composer, dies at 66

Death
1837

Adolf Gustaw Sonnenfeld, composer

Birth
1838

Ephraim Morris patents railroad brake

Event
1846

Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning elopes

Event
1848

Hyperion, moon of Saturn, discovered by Bond (US) and Lassell (England)

Event
1849

1st commercial laundry established, in Oaklan, California

Event
1854

Henry Meyer patents sleeping rail car

Event
1862

[Lewis] Henry Little, US Confederate brig-gen, dies in battle at 45

Death
1862

Adeline De Walt Reynolds, Benton County IA, actress (Son of Dracula)

Birth
1862

-20] Battle at Blackford's Ford Virginia

Event
1862

Battle at Iuka Mississippi (1,700 casualties)

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