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Historical Events Happened In October - 02

Wednesday, 16 April 2014

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

1833  Charles Darwin rides through Corunda to Santa Fe Argentina on this day in history.  

1835  Louis A Ranvier, French anatomist/historian on this day in history.  

1836  On this day in history charles Darwin returns from his voyage on 'HMS Beagle'  

1836  On this day in history 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 this day in history new Zealand comes under jurisdiction of the Governor of New South Wales  

1839  Hans Thoma, painter on this day in history.  

1842  On this day in history jose Mariano Elizaga, composer, dies at 56  

1847  The birth of Paul von Hindenberg, German field marshal and politician on this day in history.  

1847  Paul Ludwig Hans von Beneckendorf und Hindenburg, German president on this day in history.  

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  Ferdinand Foch, France, responsible for Allies winning WW I on this day in history.  

1852  On this day in history william Ramsay, chemist  

1853  Austrian law forbids Jews from owning land on this day in history.  

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  Louis Hersent, painter, dies on this day in history.  

1861  Former VP John C Breckinridge flees Kentucky on this day in history.  

1863  Justinus van de Brugghen, lawyer/minister of Justice, dies on this day in history.  

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

1866  J Osterhoudt patents tin can with key opener on this day in history.  

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  The birth of Groucho Marx, US comedian of the 'Marx' brothers fame on this day in history.  

1869  Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, Porbandar Kathiawad India, pacifist and spiritual leader on this day in history.  

1870  On this day in history italy annexes Rome and Papal States; Rome made Italian capital  

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

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

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 this day in history morgan State University founded  

1872  On this day in history eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies  

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Famous People Born On This Day In History

1452  On this day in history birth of king Richard III, of England (1483-85)  

1470  Isabella of Naples, Duchess of Milan (d. 1524) was born on this day in history.  

1538  Saint Charles Borromeo, Italian cardinal (d. 1584) was born on this day in history.  

1595  Jacob Louys, Flemish engraver was born on this day in history.  

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

1644  On this day in history birth of françois-Timoléon de Choisy, French writer (d. 1724)  

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

1704  Frantisek Ignac Antonin Tuma, composer was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In October - 02

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0472  Olybrius, emperor of Westromeinse republic (472), dies on this day in history.  

0939  On this day in history death of giselbert, duke of Lutheran, drowns at about 49  

1113  Mawdoed, Selchuk emir/governor of Mosul, dies on this day in history.  

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

1517  On this day in history john Murmelius, humanist/theory/school book writer, dies at about 37  

1559  Death of Jacquet of Mantua, French composer (b. 1483) on this day in history.  

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

1588  On this day in history bernardino Telesio, Italian philosopher (Rerum in Child), dies