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1863
      
The International Red Cross Was Formed
Followed by the adoption of the First Geneva Convention in 1864
1863
      
The Emancipation Proclamation Was Issued
By President Abraham Lincoln of the US, freeing all slaves
1863
   the winner was   
Willie Park Sr
At Prestwick
1863
   saw the   
Battle of Gettysburg
July 1-3, American Civil War; total forces, 158,300; estimated casualties, 51,000; high tide for the Confederacy
1862 - 1863
   the Prime Minister was   
Alfred Domett
Was an English colonial statesman and poet
1863 - 1864
   the Prime Minister was   
Frederick Whitaker
English-born NZ politician who served twice as PM 1882-1883
1863
   Melbourne Cup winner was   
Banker
Jockey - H. Chifney, Trainer - Sam Waldock, Owner - J. Harper, Time - 3.44.00
1863
      
Treaty of Hué
Confirms the First Treaty of Saigon.
Hippolyte Moulin
   created the sculpture   
Trouvaille à Pompei, 1863
1863
   is birth year of   
Mascagni
Pietro, d. 1945
1863
   was the first publication of   
The Snowdrop
West Virginia
   joined the U.S.A in   
1863
June 20, 1863
Stornoway Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1863
Dufftown Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1863
Lockerbie Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1863
Dunbar Royal Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1863
East Linton Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1863
Selkirk Royal Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1863
Rutherglen Royal Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1863
Biggar Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1863
1863
   was the year of the   
Battle of Gettysburg
July 1-3, American Civil War; total forces, 158,300; estimated casualties, 51,000
Edvard Munch
   lifespan was   
1863-1944
Norwegian painter
Impressionism
   happened during   
1863-1890
France
"Conceived in Liberty and Dedicated to the Proposition That All Men Are Created Equal"
   is an extract from the   
Gettysburg Address (1863)
Abraham Lincoln
Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson
   died in   
1863 aged 39 fatally Wounded in Battle
Confederate Civil War general American
Third Cholera Pandemic
   occurred in   
1846-1863
The infection spread from India to Afghanistan in 1839 There were sporadic outbreaks over the next 6 years before it reappeared in India & the Middle East in 1845. It spread to Russia, where it is estimated that it caused at least a million deaths. And by 1848 it had hit Europe. In 1854, more than 23,000 died in Britain alone.






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