Historical Events For October - 02
Sunday, 24 September 2017
1833 On October - 02 nY Anti-Slavery Society organized
1833 Charles Darwin rides through Corunda to Santa Fe Argentina on October - 02.
1835 On this day in history louis A Ranvier, French anatomist/historian
1836 On October - 02 charles Darwin returns from his voyage on 'HMS Beagle'
1836 Darwin returns to England aboard HMS Beagle on October - 02.
1836 Darwin returns to England aboard HMS Beagle (after 5 years) on this day in history.
1839 New Zealand comes under jurisdiction of the Governor of New South Wales on this day in history.
1839 On October - 02 hans Thoma, painter
1842 Jose Mariano Elizaga, composer, dies at 56 on October - 02.
1847 On October - 02 the birth of Paul von Hindenberg, German field marshal and politician
1847 On October - 02 paul Ludwig Hans von Beneckendorf und Hindenburg, German president
1850 On this day in history sarah Biffin/Beffin, limbless miniature painter, dies
1851 On October - 02 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 On this day in history william Ramsay, chemist
1853 On October - 02 austrian law forbids Jews from owning land
1853 On October - 02 d Francois J Arago, French astronomer/physicist (chromosome), dies
1857 Marthinus T Steyn, pres of Orange-Free state (1896-1902) on this day in history.
1860 On October - 02 louis Hersent, painter, dies
1861 On October - 02 former VP John C Breckinridge flees Kentucky
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 On this day in history j Osterhoudt patents tin can with key opener
1866 On this day in history charles de Souzy Ricketts, artist
1869 The birth of Gandhi, Indian leader of 'passive' resistance on October - 02.
1869 The birth of Groucho Marx, US comedian of the 'Marx' brothers fame on October - 02.
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 On October - 02 rome becomes the capital city of Italy
1870 On this day in history italy annexes Rome & Papal States; Rome made Italian capital
1871 On this day in history brigham Young, mormon leader, arrest for bigamy
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 On October - 02 eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies