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Historical Events Happened In October - 02

Monday, 04 May 2015

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

1839  On this day in history hans Thoma, painter  

1842  Jose Mariano Elizaga, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.  

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  On October - 02 sarah Biffin/Beffin, limbless miniature painter, dies  

1851  On October - 02 the pasilalinic-sympathetic compass is demonstrated but proves to be a fake.  

1851  On October - 02 ferdinand Foch, France, responsible for Allies winning WW I  

1852  William Ramsay, chemist on October - 02.  

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

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

1857  On this day in history marthinus T Steyn, pres of Orange-Free state (1896-1902)  

1860  On this day in history louis Hersent, painter, dies  

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

1863  On October - 02 justinus van de Brugghen, lawyer/minister of Justice, dies  

1864  On this day in history battle of Saltville, VA  

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 October - 02.  

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 October - 02.  

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 October - 02 italy annexes Rome & Papal States; Rome made Italian capital  

1871  Brigham Young, mormon leader, arrest for bigamy on this day in history.  

1871  Cordell Hull, US Sec of State (1933-44), lowered tariffs (Nobel 1945) on October - 02.  

1872  On October - 02 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 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 this day in history 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 this day in history birth of jacob Louys, Flemish engraver  

1616  On October - 02 birth of a Gryphius, writer  

1644  François-Timoléon de Choisy, French writer (d. 1724) was born on October - 02.  

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

1704  Frantisek Ignac Antonin Tuma, composer was born on October - 02.  

Famous Deaths In October - 02

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0472  On this day in history olybrius, emperor of Westromeinse republic (472), dies  

0939  Death of Giselbert, duke of Lutheran, drowns at about 49 on this day in history.  

1113  Mawdoed, Selchuk emir/governor of Mosul, dies on October - 02.  

1264  Urbanus IV, [Jacques Pantaleon], French Pope (1261-64), dies on October - 02.  

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.