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 This day in History - September 4
371 Historic Events for September 4
1825

Dadabhai Naoroji, 1st Indian in British parliament

Birth
1828

Cornelis Stevens, Belgian RC foreman/polemist, dies at 80

Death
1833

1st newsboy hired (Barney Flaherty, 10 years old-NY Sun)

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1842

Work on K”ln cathedral recommences after 284-year hiatus

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1843

Jan Levoslav Bella, composer

Birth
1843

Charles Wentworth Dilke, English under minister of Foreign affairs

Birth
1845

Pierre P Royer-Collard, French attorney/philosopher, dies at 82

Death
1846

Daniel Burnham, US, architect/built skyscrapers

Birth
1848

Lewis H Latimer, inventor/engineer

Birth
1850

Luigi Cadorna, Italian fieldmarshal/earl (WW I-Caporetto)

Birth
1851

John Dillon, Irish nationalist/British Lower house member

Birth
1853

Hermann von Wissmann, German Africa explorer/governor East-Africa

Birth
1853

Jonathan Blewitt, composer, dies at 71

Death
1854

English/French assault on Petropavlovsk Kamchatka

Event
1859

Edoardo Mascheroni, composer

Birth
1862

North Beach and Mission Railway Company organized in SF

Event
1862

Gen Lee invades North with 50,000 Confederate troops

Event
1864

Bread riots in Mobile, Alabama

Event
1866

1st Hawaiian daily newspaper published

Event
1869

Geert A D Wumkes, Frisian theologist/writer (Frision Movement)

Birth
1870

3rd French republic proclaimed as they overthrow their king

Event
1870

Friedrich Panzer, German germanist (Das Nibelungenlied)

Birth
1872

[Rosalie] Julia Cuypers, Flemish actress/wife of Joseph of Lyre

Birth
1874

Johanna M "Lena" Bakker, Dutch actress/wife of Bruno Gerlach

Birth
1880

Leo Bittermieux, Flemish missionary (Congo)

Birth