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 This day in History - September 7
382 Historic Events for September 7
1735

Thomas Coutts, Scottish banker

Birth
1737

Luigi Galvani, Italian anatomist/physicist

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1739

Joseph Legros, composer

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1756

Willem Bilderdijk, Dutch poet/literature (Disease of Scientists)

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1775

Johann Georg Holzbogen, composer, dies at 48

Death
1782

Bernardus JC Dibbets, Dutch baron/general-major (Maastricht)

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1783

Leonhard Euler, Swiss mathematician, dies

Death
1784

Frantisek Max Knize, composer

Birth
1799

John Ingen Housz, Dutch/English physician/nature investigator, dies at 68

Death
1800

Zion AME Church dedicated (NYC)

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1809

Karoline Schelling, writer, dies

Death
1809

Caroline von Schelling, [Michaelis], German author, dies at 46

Death
1811

William Hamsley Emory, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1887

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1812

Battle at Borodino: Napoleon-Kutuzov

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1813

"Uncle Sam" was 1st used to refer to US (Troy Post of NY)

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1815

Howell Cobb II, Major General/Secy of Treas (Union), died in 1868

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1819

Jean-Louis Duport, composer, dies at 69

Death
1819

Jean E "Adriaan" van Bevervoorde, journalist (History of Holland)

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1820

Coert L van Beyma thoe Kingma, Fries regent/patriot, dies at 67

Death
1822

Pedro I, son of king Joao VI, declares Brazil independence

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1822

Brazil declares independence from Portugal (National Day)

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1829

August Kekule von Stradonitz, discovered structure of benzene ring

Birth
1829

Ferdinand Vandiveer Hayden, US, geologist (Geograph Survey 1859-86)

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1831

Victorien Sardou, French stage writer (Madame Sans-Gˆne)

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1836

Henry Campbell-Bannerman, British PM (L) (1905-08)

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