Polish-French physicist and chemist; first female professor at the Sorbonne
Prominent and influential architect
Italian musician; perhaps the greatest conductor of his era
Cricket wicket-keeper (Australian 1896-1905)
Jockey - John Driscoll, Trainer - Etienne L. de Mestre, Owner - Etienne L. de Mestre, Time - 3.39.00
The rising was a rebellion against British rule, lead by the Irish Republican Brotherhood (Fenians)
The United States buys Alaska from Russia.
Negotiations between the United States and Native Americans.
An international accord in the aftermath of the Austro-Prussian War and the Luxembourg Crisis.
Gilbert Patrick up, Trainer: A. J. Minor, Owner: Francis Morris -- 3:05.00
An influential nineteenth century French poet, critic, and acclaimed translator.
An Australian writer and poet. "The Loaded Dog" is a favourite often read to Australian school children.
From Romeo and Juliet by Shakespeare