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 This day in History - September 30
407 Historic Events for September 30
1752

Justin Heinrich Knecht, composer

Birth
1755

Francesco Durante, composer, dies at 71

Death
1777

Congress, flees to York Pa, as British forces advance

Event
1787

1st US voyage around the world - Columbia leaves Boston

Event
1791

Mozart's opera "Magic Flute" premieres in Vienna

Event
1803

Charles Broche, composer, dies at 51

Death
1805

Samuel Peter Heintzelman, Major General (Union volunteers)

Birth
1805

Napoleons army draws into the Rhine

Event
1808

Lambertus GC Ledeboer, Dutch vicar (Folies-old Calvinist communities)

Birth
1808

Covent Garden Theatre Royal destroyed by fire

Event
1811

Thomas Percy, English bishop of Dromore, dies at 82

Death
1818

Congress of Aken: Russia, Austria, Prussia, France and England

Event
1819

Nicolas Roze, composer, dies at 74

Death
1824

Peter Milne, composer

Birth
1827

Carlo A Alfieri, Italian MP (Liberal)

Birth
1827

Kenner Garrard, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1879

Birth
1832

Frederick Sleigh "Bobs" Roberts, Brit gov of Natal (Ireland-Boer war)

Birth
1833

Ferdinand von Saar, writer

Birth
1840

Johan Severin Svendsen, composer

Birth
1841

Samuel Slocum patented the stapler

Event
1846

Anesthetic ether used for 1st time (Dr Wm Morton extracts a tooth)

Event
1847

Wilhelmina E Drucker, [Lensing], Dutch feminist

Birth
1852

Charles Villiers Stanford, Irish organist/composer

Birth
1856

Andrejs Jurjans, composer

Birth
1857

US occupies Sand, Baker, Howland and Jarvis Is south of Hawaii

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