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 This day in History - September 8
407 Historic Events for September 8
1767

Karl August von Lichtenstein, composer

Birth
1771

Mission San Gabriel Archangel forms in California

Event
1774

Anna K Emmerick/Emmerich, German poet

Birth
1779

Mustafa IV, sultan of Turkey (1807-08)

Birth
1779

Johann Philipp Samuel Schmidt, composer

Birth
1792

Joseph Netherclift, composer

Birth
1796

Battle of Bassano-French beat Austrians

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1804

Eduard M”rike, German vicar/poet/writer (Maler Nolten)

Birth
1811

Peter S Pallas, German geologist/zoologist, dies at 69

Death
1815

Alexander Ramsey, Gov (Union), died in 1903

Birth
1819

Franz Stanislaus Spindler, composer, dies at 56

Death
1821

Henry Baxter, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1873

Birth
1824

Jaime Nuno, composer

Birth
1826

Disma Fumagalli, composer

Birth
1827

Emil Naumann, composer

Birth
1828

Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)

Birth
1829

Seth Maxwell Barton, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1900

Birth
1829

George Crook, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1890

Birth
1830

Fr‚d‚ric Mistral, Proven‡al poet (Nobel 1904)

Birth
1831

Wilhelm Raabe, [Jakob Corvinus], German author (Der Hungerpastor)

Birth
1833

Charles Darwin departs to Buenos Aires

Event
1838

Pietro Rovelli, composer, dies at 45

Death
1840

John H van de Palm, theologist/literature/speaker, dies at 77

Death
1841

Anton¡n Dvor k, Nelahozeves Czech, composer (New World Symphony)

Birth
1847

US under Gen Scott defeat Mexicans at Battle of Molino del Rey

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