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Historical Events Happened In October - 02

Friday, 12 February 2016

1833  NY Anti-Slavery Society organized on October - 02.  

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 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  New Zealand comes under jurisdiction of the Governor of New South Wales on October - 02.  

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 October - 02.  

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  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 October - 02 william Ramsay, chemist  

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

1853  On this day in history 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  Louis Hersent, painter, dies on October - 02.  

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

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

1864  Battle of Saltville, VA on October - 02.  

1866  On October - 02 j Osterhoudt patents tin can with key opener  

1866  Charles de Souzy Ricketts, artist on October - 02.  

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 October - 02 mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, Porbandar Kathiawad India, pacifist and spiritual leader  

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 October - 02.  

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

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  Morgan State University founded on this day in history.  

1872  On October - 02 eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies  

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Famous Birthdays In October - 02

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  On October - 02 birth of saint Charles Borromeo, Italian cardinal (d. 1584)  

1595  Jacob Louys, Flemish engraver was born on October - 02.  

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  Guillaume Poitevin, composer was born on this day in history.  

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  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  John Murmelius, humanist/theory/school book writer, dies at about 37 on October - 02.  

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 October - 02.  

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

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