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Births on this Day
  • 1795-09-20 - Charles Heinrich Christoph Zeuner: Composer
  • 1795-09-20 - Peter of Limburg Brouwer: Physician / classical / author
  • 1809-09-20 - Sterline "Old Pap" Price: Major General (Confederate Army)
  • 1810-09-20 - Alpheus Starkey Williams: Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
  • 1820-09-20 - George Washington Morgan: Brigadier General (Union volunteers)
  • 1820-09-20 - John Fulton Reynolds: Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1863
  • 1832-09-20 - Johann Joseph Abert: Composer

Deaths on this Day
  • 1731-09-20 - Sicco van Goslinga: Fries diplomat / Secretary of High Council, dies at 67
  • 1773-09-20 - Pieter de Swart: Architect (Delfts Port Rotterdam), dies at 63
  • 1803-09-20 - Robert Emmet: Irish nationalist, executed
  • 1806-09-20 - Utamaro Kitagawa: Painter
  • 1810-09-20 - Wouter J van Troostwijk: Painter, dies at 28
  • 1823-09-20 - Daniel Steibelt: Composer, dies at 57
  • 1839-09-20 - Jose Gaspar de Francia: Dictator of Paraguay (1816-39), dies at 74

Events on this Day
  • 1620-09-20 - Battle at Jassy: Turks beat King Sigismund III of Poland
  • 1674-09-20 - 2nd West Indie Company forms
  • 1643-09-20 - 1st battle at Newbury: King Charles I vs. Robert Devereux' armies
  • 1664-09-20 - Maryland passes 1st anti-amalgamation law to stop intermarriage of English women and black men
  • 1688-09-20 - French troops occupies Palts
  • 1777-09-20 - Paoli massacre
  • 1787-09-20 - Prince Willem V returns to Hague

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