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FarragutAug 5, 1864

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Mobile - Historical Events
Date Event
1861-01-04

US Ft Morgan, Mobile, seized by Alabama

1861-01-05

Alabama troops seize Forts Morgan & Gaines at Mobile Bay

1861-05-26

Union blockades New Orleans LA & Mobile AL

1863-09-05

Bread revolt in Mobile, Alabama

1864-02-16

Battle of Mobile, AL - operations by Union Army

1864-08-03

Battle of Mobile AL

1864-08-05

US Civil War Battle of Mobile Bay won by the Union led by Rear Admiral Farragut with the cry "Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead!"

1864-08-06

Confederate forces evacuate Fort Powell, Mobile Bay, Alamaba

1864-09-04

Bread riots in Mobile, Alabama

1865-03-25

Battle of Mobile, AL (Spanish Fort, Fort Morgan, Fort Blakely)

1865-04-11

Battle of Mobile, AL - evacuated by Confederates

1865-04-14

Mobile, Alabama is captured

1865-05-04

Battle of Mobile, AL

1868-02-24

1st US parade with floats (Mardi Gras-Mobile Alabama)

1879-04-20

1st mobile home (horse drawn) used in a journey from London & Cyprus

1909-11-07

Knights of St Peter Claver founded in Mobile, Alabama; Ladies Auxiliary formed in 1922

1937-12-12

NBC & RCA sends 1st mobile-TV vans onto the streets of NY

1943-05-25

Riot at Mobile, Alabama, shipyard over upgrading 12 black workers

1944-01-10

1st mobile electric power plant delivered, Phila

1946-06-17

SW Bell inaugurates mobile telephone commercial service, St Louis

1946-09-11

1st mobile long-distance car-to-car telephone conversation

1948-11-12

The first mobile betatron (particle accelerator) begins operation at the U.S. Naval Ordnance Laboratory, White Oak, Maryland

1953-01-14

WALA TV channel 10 in Mobile, AL (NBC) begins broadcasting

1954-01-13

WEAR TV channel 3 in Pensacola-Mobile, FL (ABC) begins broadcasting

1955-09-05

WKRG TV channel 5 in Mobile, AL (CBS) begins broadcasting

1964-11-06

WEIQ TV channel 42 in Mobile, AL (PBS) begins broadcasting

1971-02-26

Two Royal Ulster Constabulary officers are shot and killed by the Irish Republican Army while on a mobile patrol in the Ardoyne area of Belfast, North Ireland

1979-09-12

Hurricane Frederick hits Mobile Alabama; 5 die & $23 million damage

1983-10-13

Ameritech Mobile Communications (now Cingular) launched the first US cellular network in Chicago, Illinois.

1985-01-01

The first British mobile phone call is made by Ernie Wise to Vodafone.

2004-05-24

North Korea bans mobile phones.

2006-02-16

The last Mobile Army Surgical Hospital (MASH) is decommissioned by the United States Army.

2012-12-20

Apple is denied a patent for mobile pinch-to-zoom gestures by the US patent authorities

2013-03-05

Willcom announces the world's smallest mobile phone, weighing 32 grams

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Mobile - Notable Birthdays

Giuseppe VerdiOct 10, 1813

Mobile - Birthdays
Date Event
1813-10-10

Giuseppe Verdi, Busseto, First French Empire, Italian composer (La donna è mobile - Rigoletto), (d. 1901)

1917-03-07

Davis Roberts, Mobile Ala, actor (Mr Johnson-Boone)

1932-02-16

Masâki Okabe, Mobile Suit Gundam II: Soldiers of Sorrow

1932-07-06

Masaaki Maeda, Mobile Suit Gundam F91

1932-09-26

Clifton C Williams Jr, Mobile Alabama, Major USMC/astronaut

1934-02-05

Henry 'Hank' Aaron, Mobile Alabama, baseball player (record 755 HRs, 1957 NL MVP)

1941-11-05

Yoshiyuki Tomino, Mobile Suit Gundam Seed

1942-01-16

Bill Francis Mobile Al, rocker (Dr Hook)

1942-10-14

Sean G. Griffin, Shogo: Mobile Armor Division

1945-03-20

Brenda Power, The Gnome-Mobile

1946-12-04

Yô Inoue, Patlabor: The Mobile Police

1946-12-25

Jimmy Buffet, Mobile Alabama, vocalist (Margaritaville)

1947-12-26

Kunio Ôkawara, Mobile Suit Gundam Seed

1950-05-24

Rumiko Ukai, Mobile Suit Gundam II: Soldiers of Sorrow

1950-11-20

Kiyonobu Suzuki, Mobile Suit Gundam III: Encounters in Space

1954-04-22

Satomi Majima, Mobile Suit Gundam

1954-12-26

Ozzie Smith, Mobile AL, infielder (St Louis Cardinals)

1959-08-26

Kathryn P Hire, Mobile Alabama, Lt Cmdr USN/astronaut (sk: STS 90)

1960-03-05

Yorihisa Uchida, Mobile Suit Gundam: Char's Counterattack

1965-01-14

Shoutaira Kusaka, Mobile Sheriff Jiban

1965-11-16

Glen Edward Day, Mobile AL, PGA golfer (1994 Anheuser-Busch-2nd)

1969-01-18

Jiko Enokida, Mobile Sheriff Jiban

1971-11-05

Erick Walder, Mobile Alabama, triple jumper

1973-03-06

Terry Adams, Mobile AL, pitcher (Chicago Cubs)

1986-06-23

Nase Felon, 106 and Park Mobile Fan Club

1988-02-21

Stephen Knuth, Mobile Force

1991-03-07

Austin Hughes, Kyocera's All Access @ Virgin Mobile Freefest

2005-11-23

Lyndsey Bloise, The Mystery of the Mobile Murder

Mobile - Deaths
Date Event
2003-02-28

Yô Inoue, Patlabor: The Mobile Police

2007-10-23

John Ilhan, Australian entrepreneur, Crazy John's mobile phones (b. 1965)


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