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 This day in History - September 22
380 Historic Events for September 22
1796

George Wilhelm Gruber, composer, dies on 67th birthday

Death
1796

Joseph Lederer, composer, dies at 63

Death
1814

A W Iffland, writer, dies

Death
1817

John Quincy Adams becomes secretary of State

Event
1822

Brig Gen Eppa Hunton, fought in most ANV campaigns

Birth
1826

J P Hebel, writer, dies at 66

Death
1827

John Grubb Parke, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1900

Birth
1828

Shaka, South African Zulu king, dies

Death
1829

William Worth Belknap, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)

Birth
1833

Stephen Dill Lee, Lt Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1908

Birth
1842

Abdl-Hamid II, 34th sultan of Turkey (lost Romania and Serbia)

Birth
1849

John Godden, English explorer (Cura‡ao)

Birth
1860

Heinrich Reitsch, composer

Birth
1861

Fort Fauntleroy (Wingate), rapes Navaho Indians

Event
1862

President Lincoln, says he will free slaves in all states on Jan 1

Event
1862

[Auguste-]Maurice BarrŠs, French writer/member of parliament

Birth
1864

Sheridan sets up camp in Harrisonburg VA

Event
1864

Battle of Fisher's Hill VA-Gen Early Retreats to Brown's Gap

Event
1864

Louis Van Deyssel, writer (Small Republic, One Love)

Birth
1865

Heinrich Christian Pander, Russian zoologist, dies at 71

Death
1868

Race riots in New Orleans La

Event
1869

Richard Wagner's opera "Rhine Gold," premieres in Munich

Event
1870

Arthur Willard Pryor, composer

Birth
1872

Luis Villalba Munoz, composer

Birth
1875

Mikolajus Konstantinas Ciurlionis, composer

Birth