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Subject: Today In History Oct 13
Date: Wed, 13 Oct 2004 10:38:21 EDT


Oct 13, 1307 All Knights Templar in France are arrested
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Oct 13, 1792 The cornerstone of the White House was laid today in
Washington, D.C. by George Washington
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Oct 13, 1812 General Sir Isaac Brock killed in battle at age 43 at Queenston
Heights, Ontario
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Oct 13, 1817 Happy Birthday William Kirby, Canadian novelist-"The Golden Dog"
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Oct 13, 1761 Francois Bigot, the last Intendant of New France is jailed in
the Bastille in Paris
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Oct 13, 1399 Henry IV crowned King of England
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Oct 13, 1754 Happy Birthday Mary Ludwig Hays McCauley-American
Heroine-"Molly Pitcher"
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Oct 13, 1795 William Prescott dies at age 69- " Don't fire until you see the
whites of their eyes"
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Oct 13, 1710 English troops occupy Nova Scotia/Acadia
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Oct 13, Molly Pitcher Day-US
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Oct 13, 1537 Happy Birthday Jane Grey-Queen of England for 9 days


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