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Historical Events Happened In October - 28

Friday, 29 April 2016

1733  Ignaz Franz von Beecke, composer on this day in history.  

1740  Ivan VI becomes czar of Russia [OS=Oct 17] on this day in history.  

1740  On this day in history anna Ivanova Romanova, empress of Russia (1730-40), dies at 47  

1746  Peruvian cities of Lima & Callao demolished by earthquake, 18,000 die on this day in history.  

1755  Joseph Bodin de Boismortier, composer, dies at 65 on October - 28.  

1768  On this day in history michel Blavet, French court flautist/composer, dies at 68  

1776  Battle of White Plains; Washington retreats to NJ on October - 28.  

1779  On October - 28 raphael Weiss, composer, dies at 66  

1789  On October - 28 johann Schneider, composer  

1790  On this day in history new York gives up claims to Vermont for $30,000  

1790  NY gives up claims to Vermont for $30,000 on October - 28.  

1793  On October - 28 eli Whitney applies for a patent for his cotton gin (the patent is issued in March of 1794).  

1793  On October - 28 eli Whitney applies for a patent on cotton gin  

1793  Eliphalet Remington, US gun maker on October - 28.  

1795  On this day in history leonardus A Lightenvelt, minister of RC Worship (1848 . .53)  

1798  On October - 28 henri-Jerome Bertini, composer  

1801  On October - 28 karl Georg Lickl, composer  

1804  On October - 28 pierre F Verhulst, Belgium, mathematician (logistic curve)  

1805  On this day in history john Thomson, composer  

1810  Adley Hogan Gladden, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1862 on October - 28.  

1818  Ivan Turgenev, Russia, novelist/poet/playwright (Fathers & Sons) [OS] on October - 28.  

1818  Abigail Adams, 2nd first lady (1797-1801), dies at 73 on this day in history.  

1834  The Battle of Pinjarra occurs in the Swan River Colony in present-day Pinjarra, Western Australia. Between 14 and 40 Aborigines are killed by British colonists on October - 28.  

1834  On October - 28 dudley McIver DuBose, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1883  

1842  Anna Elizabeth Dickinson, orator (Joan of Arc of the Civil War) on this day in history.  

1846  On October - 28 pioneers suffer blizzard in Sierra Nevada; 42 die  

1846  Auguste Escoffier, king of chefs & chef of kings on October - 28.  

1848  On this day in history the first railroad in Spain  

1852  Gerhard M Roentgen, founder Fijenoord dockyard, dies at 57 on October - 28.  

1854  James P Carrell, composer, dies at 67 on October - 28.  

1855  Ivan V Mitshurin, Russian botanist (new types of fruit) on October - 28.  

1856  Franz Xavier Arens, composer on this day in history.  

1858  Macy's Dept store opens in NYC on October - 28.  

1863  Battle at Wauhatchie Georgia: 865 killed or injured on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In October - 28

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1017  Henry III, Roman Catholic German emperor (1046-56) was born on October - 28.  

1510  On this day in history birth of francisco Borgia, great grandson of pope Alexander VI/theologist/saint  

1510  On October - 28 birth of francis Borgia, Spanish duke and Jesuit priest (d. 1572)  

1585  On this day in history birth of cornelius Otto Jansen, France, Roman Catholic reform leader  

1667  On October - 28 birth of maria Anna of Neuburg, second wife of Charles II of Spain (d. 1740)  

1689  On October - 28 birth of michel Mathieu, composer  

1691  On October - 28 birth of peder Tordenskjold, Norwegian naval hero (d. 1720)  

1697  On this day in history birth of canaletto, Italian artist (d. 1768)  

Famous Deaths In October - 28

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0312  Death of Maxentius, Roman emperor (b. c. 278) on this day in history.  

0900  Alfred the Great, English monarch, dies on October - 28.  

1138  Boleslaw III Kryzwousty, [scheefmond], duke of Poland, dies on October - 28.  

1225  On this day in history death of jien, Japanese poet and historian (b. 1155)  

1312  On October - 28 death of elisabeth of Tirol, German queen  

1412  Death of Margaret I of Denmark, wife of Haakon VI of Norway (b. 1353) on October - 28.  

1520  On this day in history death of pier Gerlofs Donia, Frisian pirate and freedom fighter  

1568  On this day in history death of ashikaga Yoshihide, Japanese shogun (b. 1539)  

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