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 This day in History - September 7
382 Historic Events for September 7
1838

Joseph Panny, composer, dies at 43

Death
1842

John H Zuckertort, German chess player

Birth
1845

Isabella Colbran, wife of Italian composer Gioacchino Rossini, dies

Death
1860

Excursion steamer "Lady Elgin" drowns 340 in Lake Michigan

Event
1860

Grandma "Anna Maria" Moses, NY, primitive painter (Old Oaken Bucket)

Birth
1860

Willem H Nolens, priest/Dutch ambassador to Vatican

Birth
1863

Federal naval expedition arrives off Sabine Pass

Event
1864

Giovanni Tebaldini, composer

Birth
1867

Camilod d'Almeida Pessanha, Portuguese poet (China)

Birth
1867

Albert Basserman, Mannheim Germany, actor (Foreign Correspondant)

Birth
1869

Margot SE Scharten-Antink, Dutch author (Catherina, Sprotje)

Birth
1870

Aleksander Kuprin, Russian author (Pojedinok) [OS=Aug 26]

Birth
1871

Cowper Phipps Coles, English inventor (Steel warships), drowns

Death
1871

Mehmed E Ali Pasja, Turkish statesman, dies

Death
1871

Bay of Biskaje: English warship HMS Captain fired on, 500 killed

Event
1872

Antoni Stolpe, composer, dies at 21

Death
1876

Bank robbery by James/Younger fails (Cole/Bob/Jim Younger arrested)

Event
1879

Nachman N "Neddy" Bamberg, Dutch actor (Haddock Mary)

Birth
1880

Geo Ligowsky patents device to throw clay pigeons for trapshooters

Event
1880

Attilio Brugnoli, composer

Birth
1880

Kurt von Wolfurt, composer

Birth
1881

Sidney Clopton Lanier, composer, dies at 39

Death
1881

Constantly WL Scheurleer, Dutch archaeologist/banker/art expert

Birth
1882

Johanna F Zandstra-Giezen, oldest person in Netherland (died at 111)

Birth
1885

Harry Sinclair Lewis, US, writer (Babbitt, Nobel 1930)

Birth