Historical Events For 1844
Friday, 26 May 2017
Jan 01 1st edition of New Rotterdam's Daily (3x per week) in the year 1844.
Jan 01 First edition of New Rotterdam's Daily (3x per week) in the year 1844.
Jan 04 In the year 1844 thomas H Rollinson, composer
Jan 07 Marie-Bernarde Soubirous, [St Bernadette of Lourdes], saint/visionary in the year 1844.
Jan 14 Clara Kathleen Rogers, composer in the year 1844.
Jan 15 Joseph Mazzinghi, composer, dies at 78 in the year 1844.
Jan 15 On this day in history the University of Notre Dame is founded
Jan 15 On this day in history u of Notre Dame receives its charter in Indiana
Jan 20 In the year 1844 johan Peter Selmer, composer
Jan 25 In the year 1844 frederick E Kitziger, composer
Jan 25 On this day in history recontre between Reps Weller & Shriver, US House of Representative
Jan 30 Moritz F Freiherr von Bissing, German gen/gov-gen of Belgium (1914-17) on this day in history.
Feb 01 On this day in history eduard Adolf Strasburger, German botanist (Angiospermen)
Feb 02 On this day in history leander Schlegel, composer
Feb 03 Hector Berlioz' "Carnaval Romain," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
Feb 04 Willem de Clerq, Dutch merchant/literary, dies at 49 on this day in history.
Feb 15 Henry Addington Lord Sidmouth, Brit premier (1801-04), dies at 86 in the year 1844.
Feb 17 In the year 1844 a Montgomery Ward, found mail-order business (Montgomery Ward)
Feb 18 In the year 1844 willem Maris, Dutch painter (Hague School)
Feb 20 On this day in history ludwig Eduard Boltzmann, Austria, physicist (statistical mechanics)
Feb 21 Charles-Marie Widor, Lyons France, composer/prof (Paris Conservatory) in the year 1844.
Feb 22 In the year 1844 kazamierz Julian Kratzer, composer
Feb 27 Dominican Republic gains independence from Haiti (National Day) in the year 1844.
Feb 27 In the year 1844 nicholas Biddle, US lawyer/diplomat/statesman/financier, dies at 85
Feb 28 On this day in history 12-inch gun aboard USS Princeton explodes
Feb 28 In the year 1844 abel P Upshur, Secretary of State, dies in explosion on USS Princeton
Feb 28 US Secretary of State Abel Upshur, Navy Secretary Thomas Gilmer, and several others die when a 12-inch gun aboard the USS Princeton explodes on this day in history.
Feb 29 Thaddaus Weigl, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Mar 02 In the year 1844 hermanus J A M Schaepman, clergyman/Dutch politician
Mar 04 Josip Jurcic, Slovenian writer (10th Brother) on this day in history.
Mar 06 Nicolai Rimski-Korsakov, composer (Flight of the Bumble Bee) (NS 3/18) on this day in history.
Mar 07 Anthony Comstock, New Canaan Ct, anti-vice crusader/philatelist in the year 1844.
Mar 08 King Oscar I ascends to the throne of Sweden-Norway in the year 1844.
Mar 09 Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Hernani," premieres in Venice on this day in history.