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Historical Events Happened In October - 02

Monday, 22 September 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  Charles Darwin returns from his voyage on 'HMS Beagle' on October - 02.  

1836  Darwin returns to England aboard HMS Beagle on this day in history.  

1836  On October - 02 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  On October - 02 hans Thoma, painter  

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  On October - 02 paul Ludwig Hans von Beneckendorf und Hindenburg, German president  

1850  On October - 02 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  On October - 02 ferdinand Foch, France, responsible for Allies winning WW I  

1852  William Ramsay, chemist on this day in history.  

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

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  Louis Hersent, painter, dies on October - 02.  

1861  On this day in history former VP John C Breckinridge flees Kentucky  

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

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  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 October - 02.  

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 this day in history.  

1870  Italy annexes Rome & Papal States; Rome made Italian capital on October - 02.  

1871  On October - 02 brigham Young, mormon leader, arrest for bigamy  

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  Eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In October - 02

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1452  King Richard III, of England (1483-85) was born on this day in history.  

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

1616  On October - 02 birth of a Gryphius, writer  

1644  On October - 02 birth of françois-Timoléon de Choisy, French writer (d. 1724)  

1646  On October - 02 birth of guillaume Poitevin, composer  

1704  On October - 02 birth of frantisek Ignac Antonin Tuma, composer  

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  On October - 02 death of giselbert, duke of Lutheran, drowns at about 49  

1113  On October - 02 mawdoed, Selchuk emir/governor of Mosul, dies  

1264  On this day in history urbanus IV, [Jacques Pantaleon], French Pope (1261-64), dies  

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 October - 02.  

1564  On this day in history andreas Vesalius, [Andries of Wesel], Flemish anatomist, dies at 49  

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