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 This day in History - September 6
419 Historic Events for September 6
1819

Thomas Blanchard patents lathe

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1819

Nicolae Filimon, Romania, writer/critic (Ciocoii Vechi Si Noi)

Birth
1819

Carl Ferdinand Pohl, composer

Birth
1819

William Starke Rosecrans, Mjr General (Union volunteers)

Birth
1819

Georg Druschetzky, composer, dies at 74

Death
1827

John Morrison Oliver, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)

Birth
1831

Johann Ernst Friedrich Wollank, composer, dies at 49

Death
1837

Oberlin Collegiate Institute of Ohio goes co-ed (4 women, 30 men)

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1839

Great fire in NY

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1839

Cherokee Nation forms

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1848

National Black Convention meets (Cleveland)

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1850

Louis F H "Louis" Apol, painter/etcher/literary

Birth
1853

Women's Right's Convention met (NYC)

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1855

Ferdinand B Hummel, composer

Birth
1860

Jane Addams, US, pacifist/social worker/feminist (Nobel 1931)

Birth
1861

General Grant occupies Paducah Kentucky

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1862

Stonewall Jackson occupies Frederick, Maryland

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1863

After 59 day siege, confederates evacuate Ft Wagner, SC

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1863

-7] Confederate troops vacate Fort Wagner SC (1700 casualties)

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1863

Rodolfo Lenz, German/Chilian linguist (El Papiamento)

Birth
1863

Lucius March Walker, Confederate brig-general (in duel), dies at 33

Death
1866

Frederick Douglass is 1st US black delegate to a national convention

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1869

Walford Davies, composer

Birth
1869

Felix Salten, [Siegmund Salzmann], Austria journalist (Bambi)

Birth
1869

1st westbound train arrives in SF

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