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Kitchener - Historical Events
Date Event
1896-09-21

General Kitchener's army occupies Dongola Sudan

1897-08-31

General Kitchener occupies Berber, North of Khartoum

1898-09-01

Lord Kitchener's troops attack Omdurman, Sudan

1898-09-02

Battle of Omdurman: Lord Kitchener retakes Sudan for Britain

1898-09-06

Lord Kitchener destroys Mahdi's tomb in Omdurman

1898-09-10

Lord Kitchener's ships sails from Kartoum to Fashoda

1898-09-18

Lord Kitchener's ships reach Fashoda, Sudan

1900-01-10

Lord Roberts & Lord Kitchener reach Capetown

1900-11-29

General Horatio Kitchener assumes command of the British forces in South Africa from General Lord Roberts

1900-12-19

Kitchener offers protections to all Boers who will surrender and asks the Dutch community of Pretoria to convey this offer, but leaders in the field refuse to surrender; although organised military operations are largely over, the guerrilla war continues

1901-02-26

British general Kitchener confers with Boer general Louis Botha about peace conditions, which break down over the question of amnesty for some Boers

1910-03-12

Stanley Cup: Montreal Wanderers beat Berlin (Kitchener), 7-3

1912-02-27

Lord Kitchener opens Khartoum-El Obeid (Nyala) railway

1914-08-04

WWI: Field Marshal Lord Kitchener becomes British Minister of War after British declaration of war on Germany

1914-08-07

Lord Kitchener says "Your country needs you" poster spreads over UK

1914-09-01

Lord Kitchener arrives in Paris

1995-04-29

Longest sausage ever, at 28.77 miles, made in Kitchener, Ontario

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Kitchener - Notable Birthdays

Darryl SittlerSep 18, 1950

Kitchener - Birthdays
Date Event
1850-06-24

Horatio Herbert Kitchener, County Kerry, Ireland, commander of the British forces during Anglo-Boer War

1850-06-24

Lord Kitchener, Gen'l Sir Herbert Kitchener

1906-12-10

Walter Zinn, Kitchener Ontario, Canadian-American Nuclear-Physicist (invented the breeder reactor)

1919-02-24

Earl Kitchener of Khartoum

1922-04-18

Lord Kitchener, Mustard Bath

1927-02-14

Lois Maxwell, Kitchener Ontario, actress (Miss Moneypenny)

1929-07-10

Moe Norman, Kitchener Ont, Canadian Tour golfer (1966 Quebec Open)

1950-09-18

Darryl Sittler, Kitchener Ontario, Canadian ice hockey player

1959-03-30

Daniel Seifried, Kitchener Ont, Canadia Tour golfer (1981 Thunder Bay)

1962-04-22

David Wettlaufer, Kitchener Ont, golfer (Ontario Beefeater-1986, 87)

1964-04-01

Scott Stevens, Kitchener, NHL defenseman (NJ Devils, Team Canada)

1965-01-21

Brian Bradley, Kitchener, NHL center (Tampa Bay Lightning)

1966-12-12

Jim Sandlak, Kitchener, NHL right wing (Vancouver Canucks)

1971-05-26

Steven Rice, Kitchener, NHL right wing (Hartford Whalers)

1978-09-25

Laura Nicholls, Kitchener Ontario, 50m swimmer (Olympics-96)

1980-02-23

Yvonne Tousek, Kitchener Ontario, gymnistic (Olympics-96)

1980-07-29

Ryan Braun, Kitchener, Onatrio, Canadian baseball player (Los Angeles Angels)

Kitchener - Deaths
Date Event
1916-06-05

Horatio H Kitchener, British General (Sudan), drowns at 65

1916-06-05

Lord Kitchener, Gen'l Sir Herbert Kitchener

2000-02-11

Lord Kitchener, Mustard Bath


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