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Historical Events Happened In October - 02

Friday, 24 October 2014

1833  NY Anti-Slavery Society organized on this day in history.  

1833  On this day in history charles Darwin rides through Corunda to Santa Fe Argentina  

1835  Louis A Ranvier, French anatomist/historian on October - 02.  

1836  Charles Darwin returns from his voyage on 'HMS Beagle' on October - 02.  

1836  On October - 02 darwin returns to England aboard HMS Beagle  

1836  Darwin returns to England aboard HMS Beagle (after 5 years) on October - 02.  

1839  New Zealand comes under jurisdiction of the Governor of New South Wales on this day in history.  

1839  Hans Thoma, painter on this day in history.  

1842  On October - 02 jose Mariano Elizaga, composer, dies at 56  

1847  On October - 02 the birth of Paul von Hindenberg, German field marshal and politician  

1847  On this day in history paul Ludwig Hans von Beneckendorf und Hindenburg, German president  

1850  Sarah Biffin/Beffin, limbless miniature painter, dies on this day in history.  

1851  The pasilalinic-sympathetic compass is demonstrated but proves to be a fake on this day in history.  

1851  On this day in history ferdinand Foch, France, responsible for Allies winning WW I  

1852  On October - 02 william Ramsay, chemist  

1853  Austrian law forbids Jews from owning land on October - 02.  

1853  D Francois J Arago, French astronomer/physicist (chromosome), dies on October - 02.  

1857  Marthinus T Steyn, pres of Orange-Free state (1896-1902) on October - 02.  

1860  On October - 02 louis Hersent, painter, dies  

1861  On October - 02 former VP John C Breckinridge flees Kentucky  

1863  On this day in history justinus van de Brugghen, lawyer/minister of Justice, dies  

1864  Battle of Saltville, VA on this day in history.  

1866  On this day in history j Osterhoudt patents tin can with key opener  

1866  Charles de Souzy Ricketts, artist on this day in history.  

1869  The birth of Gandhi, Indian leader of 'passive' resistance on this day in history.  

1869  On this day in history the birth of Groucho Marx, US comedian of the 'Marx' brothers fame  

1869  On this day in history mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, Porbandar Kathiawad India, pacifist and spiritual leader  

1870  Italy annexes Rome and Papal States; Rome made Italian capital on this day in history.  

1870  Rome becomes the capital city of Italy on this day in history.  

1870  Italy annexes Rome & Papal States; Rome made Italian capital on October - 02.  

1871  Brigham Young, mormon leader, arrest for bigamy on October - 02.  

1871  On October - 02 cordell Hull, US Sec of State (1933-44), lowered tariffs (Nobel 1945)  

1872  On this day in history morgan State University founded  

1872  Eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In October - 02

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1452  On October - 02 birth of king Richard III, of England (1483-85)  

1470  On October - 02 birth of isabella of Naples, Duchess of Milan (d. 1524)  

1538  On this day in history birth of saint Charles Borromeo, Italian cardinal (d. 1584)  

1595  On October - 02 birth of jacob Louys, Flemish engraver  

1616  A Gryphius, writer was born on this day in history.  

1644  On October - 02 birth of françois-Timoléon de Choisy, French writer (d. 1724)  

1646  On this day in history birth of guillaume Poitevin, composer  

1704  On this day in history birth of frantisek Ignac Antonin Tuma, composer  

Famous Deaths In October - 02

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0472  Olybrius, emperor of Westromeinse republic (472), dies on October - 02.  

0939  Death of Giselbert, duke of Lutheran, drowns at about 49 on October - 02.  

1113  On October - 02 mawdoed, Selchuk emir/governor of Mosul, dies  

1264  Urbanus IV, [Jacques Pantaleon], French Pope (1261-64), dies on this day in history.  

1517  On October - 02 john Murmelius, humanist/theory/school book writer, dies at about 37  

1559  On this day in history death of jacquet of Mantua, French composer (b. 1483)  

1564  Andreas Vesalius, [Andries of Wesel], Flemish anatomist, dies at 49 on this day in history.  

1588  Bernardino Telesio, Italian philosopher (Rerum in Child), dies on October - 02.