Historical Events Happened In October - 02
Wednesday, 01 April 2015
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 On October - 02 louis A Ranvier, French anatomist/historian
1836 On October - 02 charles Darwin returns from his voyage on 'HMS Beagle'
1836 On October - 02 darwin returns to England aboard HMS Beagle
1836 On this day in history darwin returns to England aboard HMS Beagle (after 5 years)
1839 On October - 02 new Zealand comes under jurisdiction of the Governor of New South Wales
1839 Hans Thoma, painter on this day in history.
1842 On October - 02 jose Mariano Elizaga, composer, dies at 56
1847 The birth of Paul von Hindenberg, German field marshal and politician on October - 02.
1847 Paul Ludwig Hans von Beneckendorf und Hindenburg, German president on this day in history.
1850 On October - 02 sarah Biffin/Beffin, limbless miniature painter, dies
1851 On this day in history the pasilalinic-sympathetic compass is demonstrated but proves to be a fake.
1851 Ferdinand Foch, France, responsible for Allies winning WW I on October - 02.
1852 William Ramsay, chemist on October - 02.
1853 On October - 02 austrian law forbids Jews from owning land
1853 D Francois J Arago, French astronomer/physicist (chromosome), dies on this day in history.
1857 Marthinus T Steyn, pres of Orange-Free state (1896-1902) on this day in history.
1860 On this day in history louis Hersent, painter, dies
1861 Former VP John C Breckinridge flees Kentucky on October - 02.
1863 On October - 02 justinus van de Brugghen, lawyer/minister of Justice, dies
1864 Battle of Saltville, VA on this day in history.
1866 J Osterhoudt patents tin can with key opener on October - 02.
1866 Charles de Souzy Ricketts, artist on October - 02.
1869 On this day in history the birth of Gandhi, Indian leader of 'passive' resistance
1869 On October - 02 the birth of Groucho Marx, US comedian of the 'Marx' brothers fame
1869 On October - 02 mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, Porbandar Kathiawad India, pacifist and spiritual leader
1870 Italy annexes Rome and Papal States; Rome made Italian capital on October - 02.
1870 On October - 02 rome becomes the capital city of Italy
1870 Italy annexes Rome & Papal States; Rome made Italian capital on October - 02.
1871 Brigham Young, mormon leader, arrest for bigamy on this day in history.
1871 On this day in history cordell Hull, US Sec of State (1933-44), lowered tariffs (Nobel 1945)
1872 On October - 02 morgan State University founded
1872 On October - 02 eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies