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Francisco PizarroNov 15, 1533

Peter the GreatAug 18, 1698

Benjamin FranklinJan 4, 1725

Ann LeeAug 6, 1774

NapoleonOct 15, 1815

Charles DarwinDec 13, 1833

Davy CrockettJan 5, 1836

Harriet TubmanDec 28, 1860

David LivingstoneApr 16, 1874

Robert ScottJan 17, 1912

GandhiOct 2, 1912

LeninApr 3, 1917

Mother TeresaJan 6, 1929

Bette DavisDec 23, 1930

Albert EinsteinOct 17, 1933

Sigmund FreudJun 6, 1938

Erwin RommelFeb 11, 1941

Winston ChurchillDec 22, 1941

MacArthurMar 17, 1942

Nikita KhrushchevAug 4, 1942

StalinAug 12, 1942

PattonMar 7, 1943

Charles de GaulleMay 30, 1943

Emmett TillAug 21, 1955

Lee Harvey OswaldOct 9, 1959

Fidel CastroApr 27, 1963

Ronald ReaganApr 11, 1981

Menachem BeginJun 20, 1982

Boris YeltsinJun 18, 1991

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Arrives - Historical Events
Date Event
622-09-20

Prophet Mohammed/Abu Bakr arrives in Jathrib (Medina)

754-01-07

Pope Stefanus II arrives in Ponthion

800-11-23

Charlemagne arrives at Rome to investigate the alleged crimes of Pope Leo III.

1111-02-12

German King Hendry V arrives at St Peter, Rome

1191-06-08

Richard I arrives in Acre thus beginning his crusade.

1280-07-27

Sogen Mugaku, founder of Engakuji temple arrives in Japan from China

1429-04-29

Joan of Arc arrives at the seige of Orleans

1492-08-12

Christopher Columbus arrives in the Canary Islands on his first voyage to the New World

1492-10-14

Columbus leaves San Salvador; arrives in Santa Maria of Concepcion (Bahamas)

1498-05-20

Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama arrives at Calicut, India - first European to reach India by sea

1508-08-12

Juan Ponce de Leon arrives in Puerto Rico

1521-04-16

Martin Luther arrives at the Diet of Worms assembly

1523-05-01

Danish king Christian III arrives in Veere

1528-04-15

Pánfilo the Narváez, Spanish conquistador arrives in Florida with 350 men to a hostile reception from native indians

1533-11-15

Francisco Pizarro arrives at Cuzco

1548-08-15

Mary queen of Scotland (6) arrives in France

1557-02-27

1st Russian Embassy arrives in London

1561-08-19

Mary Queen of Scots arrives in Leith, Scotland to assume throne after spending 13 years in France

1572-06-11

Spanish co-land guardian Duke of Medinaceli arrives in Lock

1596-07-17

At 10:30AM Dutch explorer Willem Barents arrives at Novaya Zemlya

1608-09-29

Captain Newport arrives from England with supplies for colonists

1621-04-15

Hugo the Great arrives in France

1621-11-19

Rabbi Isaiah b Abraham aha-Levi Horowitz arrives in Israel

1631-02-05

Rhode Island, founder, Roger Williams arrives in Boston from England

1642-03-09

English Queen Henriette Mary arrives in Hellevoetsluis, Netherlands

1647-05-11

Peter Stuyvesant arrives in New Amsterdam.

1654-08-22

Jacob Barsimson arrives in New Amsterdam (modern day Manhattan) aboard the Peartree, one ot the first Jewish colonists

1656-01-24

1st Jewish doctor in US, Jacob Lumbrozo, arrives in Maryland

1656-07-01

1st Quakers (Mary Fisher/Ann Austin) arrives in Boston (arrested)

1657-06-01

1st Quakers arrives in New Amsterdam (NY)

1698-08-18

Russian Tsar Peter the Great arrives in Zaandam

1725-01-04

Benjamin Franklin arrives in London [OS=Dec 24 1724]

1749-06-29

New Governor Charles de la Ralière Des Herbiers arrives at Isle Royale (Cape Breton Island).

1752-09-01

Liberty Bell arrives in Phila

1753-09-09

1st steam engine arrives in US colonies

1770-04-20

Captain Cook arrives in New South Wales

1772-10-30

Captain Cook arrives with ship Resolution in Capetown

1774-07-17

Captain Cook arrives in the New Hebrides (Vanuatu)

1774-08-06

Founder of the Shaker Movement, Mother Ann Lee, arrives in NY

1776-01-24

Henry Knox arrives at Cambridge, Massachusetts with the artillery that he has transported from Fort Ticonderoga.

1778-02-14

"Stars & Stripes" arrives in foreign port for 1st time (France)

1788-01-18

The first elements of the First Fleet carrying 736 convicts from England to Australia arrives at Botany Bay to set up a penal colony

1788-03-06

The First Fleet arrives at Norfolk Island in order to found a convict settlement.

1796-04-13

1st elephant arrives in US from India

1808-03-07

Portugal's regent Dom Juan IV arrives in Rio De Janeiro

1812-01-12

1st cargo arrives in New Orleans by steam, from Natchez

1814-12-22

Samuel Marsden of the Church Missionary Society arrives in the Bay of Islands, New Zealand to establish the country's first mission station; Sheep, cattle, horses and poultry are introduced

1815-10-15

Napoleon Bonaparte arrives on island of St Helena to begin his exile

1816-05-10

British steamship "Defiance" arrives at Rotterdam harbor

1816-10-07

1st double decked steamboat, Washington, arrives in New Orleans

1819-09-17

First whaling ship arrives in Hawaii

1823-05-10

1st steamboat to navigate the Mississippi River arrives at Ft Snelling

1823-12-13

Gioacchino Rossini arrives in London

1826-11-25

The Greek frigate Hellas arrives in Nafplion to become the first flagship of the Hellenic Navy.

1829-04-25

Charles Fremantle arrives in the HMS Challenger off the coast of modern-day Western Australia prior to declaring the Swan River Colony for the United Kingdom.

1833-12-13

HMS Beagle/Charles Darwin arrives in Port Deseado, Patagonia

1834-01-09

HMS Beagle/Charles Darwin arrives in Port San Julian, Patagonia

1835-11-19

A ship carrying 500 armed Maori from Ngati Tama and Ngati Mutunga arrives on the Chatham Islands; those Moriori (indigenous people of the Chatham Islands) that are not killed are enslaved

1836-01-05

Davy Crockett arrives in Texas, just in time for the Alamo

1836-09-01

Narcissa Whitman, one of the first white women to settle west of the Rocky Mountains, arrives at Walla Walla, Washington.

1839-01-10

Tea from India 1st arrives in UK

1840-01-29

First Governor of New Zealand and co-author of the Treaty of Waitangi Captain William Hobson arrives in the Bay of Islands, NZ

1841-11-04

First wagon train arrives in California

1843-10-20

1st Chinese immigrant arrives in Suriname

1845-12-17

German explorer Ludwig Leichhardt arrives in Port Essington after a nearly 4,800 km (3,000 mi) overland journey to explore Australia's Northern Territory

1846-03-25

German explorer Ludwig Leichhardt arrives in Sydney to a hero's welcome after completing his exploration of Australia's Northern Territory

1846-05-21

1st steamship arrives in Hawaii

1848-03-23

The ship John Wickliffe arrives at Port Chalmers carrying the first Scottish settlers for Dunedin, New Zealand. Otago province is founded.

1849-02-28

1st boat load of gold rush prospectors arrives in SF from east coast

1849-03-31

Col John W Geary arrives as 1st postmaster of SF

1856-08-21

America's first consul to Japan, Townsend Harris, arrives in Shimoda. (Traditional Japanese date: July 21, 1856)

1857-07-16

Sir Henry Havelock arrives at Battle of Cawnpore

1857-07-18

Louis Faidherbe, French governor of Senegal, arrives to relieve French forces at Kayes, effectively ending El Hajj Umar Tall's war against the French.

1858-06-21

Louisiana chess prodigy Paul Morphy arrives in Europe

1860-03-09

1st Japanese ambassador arrives in SF en route to Washington

1860-03-17

Japanese embassy arrives aboard Candinmarruh [sic]

1860-03-24

Clipper Andrew Jackson arrives in SF, 89 days out of NY

1860-04-14

1st Pony Express rider arrives in SF from St Joseph, Mo

1860-08-08

Queen of Sandwich Islands (Hawaii) arrives in NYC

1860-12-28

Harriet Tubman arrives in Auburn NY, on her last mission to free slaves, evading capture for 8 years on the Underground Railroad

1861-04-25

The Union Army arrives to reinforce Washington, D.C. (US Civil War)

1861-07-03

Pony Express arrives in SF with overland letters from NY

1862-01-09

The first petroleum shipment (1,329 barrels) from the U.S. to Europe arrives at Victoria Docks, London, England aboard the Elizabeth Watts

1863-08-15

Submarine "HL Hunley" arrives in Charleston on railroad cars

1863-09-07

Federal naval expedition arrives off Sabine Pass

1864-05-29

Mexican Emperor Maximilian arrives at Vera Cruz

1865-01-25

CSS Shenandoah arrives in Melbourne, Australia

1865-04-04

Lee's army arrives at Amelia Courthouse

1868-03-31

Chinese Embassy arrives aboard steamship China

1869-06-10

'Agnes'arrives in New Orleans with 1st ever shipment of frozen beef

1869-08-23

1st carload of freight (boots & shoes) arrives in SF, from Boston

1869-09-06

1st westbound train arrives in SF

1873-06-04

1st contract workers of British-Indies Co arrives in Suriname

1874-04-16

Dr David Livingstone's body arrives in Southampton

1876-06-04

An express train called the Transcontinental Express arrives in San Francisco, California, via the First Transcontinental Railroad only 83 hours and 39 minutes after having left New York City.

1877-03-31

British high director/governor sir Bartle Frere arrives in Capetown

1880-02-02

SS Strathleven arrives in London with 1st Australian frozen mutton

1884-02-18

General Charles Gordon arrives in Khartoum

1886-11-03

Friars of Tilburg arrives on Curacao

1887-05-23

1st transcontinental train arrives in Vancouver, BC

1891-02-09

1st shipment of asparagus arrives in SF from Sacramento

1891-06-09

Painter Gauguin arrives in Papeete, Tahiti

1893-07-15

Commodore Perry arrives in Japan

1894-04-29

Commonwealth of Christ (Coxey's Army) arrives in Wash, DC 500 strong to protest unemployment; Coxey arrested for trespassing at Capitol

1897-07-17

1st ship arrives in Seattle carrying gold from Yukon

1898-11-02

Theodor Herzl arrives in Jerusalem

1900-12-02

Exiled South African president Paul Kruger arrives in Germany, though the Kaiser refuses the meet him

1903-06-18

1st transcontinental auto trip begins in SF; arrives NY 3-mo later

1903-07-06

George Wyman arrives in NYC by motorcycle 51 days out of SF

1905-06-30

In Russia, the "Potemkin" arrives at Odessa, where sailors take the bodies of dead crewman ashore; sailors join civilians in revolutionary actions of the '1905 Revolution'

1906-02-22

Black evangelist William J Seymour arrives in LA Calif

1907-09-12

Lusitania arrives in NYC after 5 day crossing of Atlantic (record)

1908-05-05

Great White Fleet arrives in SF

1908-05-23

Part of Great White Fleet arrives in Puget Sound, Washington

1908-08-20

America's Great White Fleet arrives in Sydney, Australia, to be greeted with a tremendous welcome; 221 American sailors desert to remain in Australia

1911-05-12

American economic expert W Morgan Schuster arrives by invitation to assume almost dictatorial power over Persia's finances; a move resented by Russia

1911-07-01

The German gunboat 'Panther' arrives off Agadir allegedly to protect German interests and nationals in Morocco

1911-11-05

Calbraith Rodgers arrives in Pasadena completing 1st transcontinental airplane flight (49 days) (left Sheepshead Bay, NY, Sept 17)

1912-01-17

Robert Scott expedition arrives at South Pole, 1 month after Amundsen

1912-10-02

Gopal Krishna Gokhale, at invitation of Gandhi, arrives in South Africa on a 26-day tour; he also visits Tolstoy Farm

1914-09-01

Lord Kitchener arrives in Paris

1916-07-09

1st cargo submarine to cross Atlantic arrives in US from Germany

1916-10-07

The German submarine U-53 arrives off Newport, Rhode Island, and sinks 9 British merchant ships in international waters

1917-03-12

Stalin, Kamenev & Muranov arrives in Petrograd/St Petersburg

1917-04-03

Lenin arrives in Petrograd from Switzerland [NS=April 16]

1917-04-16

[OS Apr 3] Lenin arrives back from exile in Russia at Finland Station, Petrograd to join the Russian Revolution

1921-02-23

1st US transcontinental air mail flight arrives in NYC from San Francisco

1921-02-24

1st transcontinental flight in 24 hrs flying time arrives Florida

1922-02-08

Radio arrives at the White House

1927-06-29

1st flight from West Coast arrives in Hawaii

1929-01-06

Mother Teresa arrives in Calcutta to begin a her work amongst India's poorest and diseased people.

1930-12-23

Bette Davis arrives in Hollywood under contract to Universal Studios

1932-12-07

1st gyro-stabilized vessel to cross Atlantic arrives in NY

1933-02-17

Marinus van der Lubbe arrives in Glindow, at Potsdam

1933-10-17

Albert Einstein arrives in US, a refugee from Nazi Germany

1936-04-10

200" mirror blank arrives in Pasadena

1936-05-15

Amy Johnson arrives in Croydon England from S Afr in record 4d16h

1936-12-18

Su-Lin, 1st giant panda to come to US from China, arrives in SF

1938-06-06

Sigmund Freud arrives in London

1938-07-18

Douglas "Wrong Way" Corrigan arrives in Ireland-left NY for Calif

1940-06-16

General De Gaulle arrives in Bordeaux

1941-02-11

Lt-Gen Erwin Rommel arrives in Tripoli

1941-12-22

Winston Churchill arrives in Washington, DC for a wartime conference

1942-03-17

Gen Doug MacArthur arrives in Australia to become supreme commander

1942-03-30

1st RSHA-transport from France arrives in camp Birkenau

1942-05-30

Reichsfuehrer Herman Himmler arrives in Prague

1942-06-21

President Roosevelt/premier Churchill arrives in Washington, DC

1942-08-04

British premier Winston Churchill arrives in Cairo

1942-08-04

Col-gen Jeremenko arrives in Stalingrad/welcomed by Nikita Khrushchev

1942-08-12

British premier Churchill arrives in Moscow, meets Stalin

1942-08-12

Lt General Bernard Montgomery arrives in Cairo

1942-11-24

Fieldmarshal Erich von Manstein arrives in Starobelsk

1943-01-13

British premier Winston Churchill arrives in Casablanca

1943-02-23

Gen-Maj Bradley arrives in Dakar & Marrakesh

1943-03-07

Major General George Patton arrives in Djebel Kouif Tunisia

1943-04-17

SS-lt-general Jurgen Stoop arrives in Warsaw

1943-05-12

British premier Winston Churchill arrives in USA

1943-05-30

French general Charles de Gaulle arrives in Algiers

1943-07-26

Otto Skorzeny's commando group arrives in Rome

1943-08-18

Final convoy of Jews from Salonika, Greece, arrives at Auschwitz

1943-09-10

Lt-Gen Bradley arrives in Prestwick/London

1944-01-15

General Eisenhower arrives in England

1944-04-24

1st Boeing B-29 arrives in China "over the Hump"

1944-06-04

French general De Gaulle arrives in London

1944-06-17

Resistance fighter/poet Col Blake arrives in London

1944-07-06

French General Charles de Gaulle arrives in Washington, DC

1944-08-11

British premier Winston Churchill arrives in Italy

1944-08-14

British premier Winston Churchill arrives at Corsica

1944-10-09

British Prime Minister Winston Churchill arrives in Russia for talks with Stalin

1944-10-30

Last transport for Auschwitz arrives in Birkenau

1944-12-02

General De Gaulle arrives in Moscow

1945-02-01

US Army arrives at Siegfriedlinie

1945-02-05

British premier Churchill arrives in Yalta, the Crimea

1945-03-25

US 4th Armored div arrives at Hanau & Aschaffenburg

1945-04-21

Russian army arrives at outskirts of Berlin

1945-09-19

Kim Il Sung arrives in harbor of Wonsan, Korea

1947-11-19

200" mirror arrives at Mt Palomar

1948-03-14

Freedom Train arrives in SF

1950-02-20

Dylan Thomas arrives in NYC for his 1st US poetry reading tour

1952-12-23

Alain Bombard arrives in Barbados after 65 days at sea proving his theory that a shipwrecked person could survive with almost no provisions, despite having lost 25 kg (65 lbs)in weight

1953-08-12

Ann Davison arrives in Miami in her 23 foot boat Felicity Ann, becoming the 1st woman to sail solo across the Atlantic

1955-05-26

Khrushchev arrives in Belgrade

1955-08-21

Emmett Till arrives in Money, Mississippi, a week before he is murdered

1955-11-03

Argentine ex-president Peron arrives in Nicaragua

1958-06-04

French premier Charles de Gaulle arrives in Algiers

1959-09-02

US President Eisenhower arrives in Paris

1959-09-15

Soviet Premier Khrushchev arrives in US to begin a 13-day visit

1959-10-09

Lee Harvey Oswald arrives in Southampton, England

1961-03-08

US nuclear submarine Patrick Henry arrives at Scottish naval base of Holy Loch from SC in a record underseas journey of 66 days 22 hrs

1961-11-05

India's premier Nehru arrives in NY

1962-01-21

JFK arrives in Uruguay

1962-06-03

Lee Harvey Oswald arrives by train in Oldenzaal, Netherlands

1962-07-02

Cubans minister of Foreign affairs RaulCastro arrives in Moscow

1962-07-26

Maria Oeljanov, 1st airship with nuclear missiles, arrives in Cuba

1963-04-27

Cuban premier Fidel Castro arrives in Moscow

1963-07-01

US President Kennedy arrives in Rome

1965-09-11

The 1st Cavalry Division of the United States Army arrives in Vietnam.

1965-11-21

1st freighter arrives in Ashdod Port Israel

1967-05-28

Francis Chichester arrives home at Plymouth from Round-the-world trip

1967-10-01

Pink FLoyd's 1st US tour (arrives in NYC)

1968-08-22

1st papal visit to Latin America, Pope Paul VI arrives in Bogota to open a Eucharistic congress.

1970-07-12

Thor Heyerdahl crosses Atlantic on raft Ra II, arrives in Barbados from Morocco in 57 days

1971-04-10

US table tennis team arrives in China PR

1972-01-10

Sheik Mujib ur-Rahman arrives in Dacca, East-Pakistan

1972-02-14

Lord Widgery arrives in Coleraine, where the 'Bloody Sunday' (30 January 1972) Tribunal was to be based, and holds a preliminary hearing

1976-06-27

Air France A-300B Airbus hijacked from Athens arrives at Entebbe, Uganda; four hijackers members Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine and Bader-Meinhof Gang in Germany

1977-11-19

Egyptian President Anwar Sadat arrives in Israel

1978-01-01

Newspaper editor Donald Woods arrives in London after fleeing South Africa's apartheid regime

1979-10-22

Deposed Shah of Iran arrives in NY for medical treatment

1980-03-23

Shah of Iran arrives in Egypt

1981-04-11

Ronald Reagan arrives home from hospital after Hinkley shot him

1981-12-11

Spacelab I arrives at Kennedy Space Center

1982-06-20

Israeli PM Menachem Begin arrives in Washington

1985-05-11

Pope John Paul II arrives in Netherlands

1985-05-16

Pope John Paul II arrives in Belgium

1985-11-16

President Reagan arrives in Geneva for a summit with Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev

1985-12-14

US Foreign Minister George Shultz arrives in West Berlin

1987-12-07

Gorbachev arrives in US for a summit meeting

1988-08-26

Mehran Karimi Nasseri arrives at Charles de Gaulle International Airport.

1991-06-18

Boris Yeltsin, president of Russia, arrives in US

1995-03-11

Sinn Fein party leader, Gerry Adams, arrives in US

1996-11-19

Lt. Gen. Maurice Baril of Canada arrives in Africa to lead a multi-national policing force in Zaire.

1997-05-09

1st US ambassador since Saigon fell arrives in Vietnam

1998-08-11

Palestine Liberation Organisation and Palestinian National Authority president, Yasser Arafat, arrives in Cape Town on his first state visit to South Africa at the invitation of President Nelson Mandela

2000-11-02

The first crew arrives at the International Space Station.

2002-05-12

Former US President Jimmy Carter arrives in Cuba for a five-day visit with Fidel Castro becoming first President of the United States, in or out of office, to visit the island since Castro's 1959 revolution.

2006-03-10

The Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter arrives at Mars.

2014-09-22

NASA's MAVEN space probe successfully arrives in orbit over Mars

2017-02-10

Japan PM Shinzo Abe arrives in US for Trump talks

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