Historical Events In 1844
Saturday, 21 April 2018
Jan 01 1st edition of New Rotterdam's Daily (3x per week) on this day in history.
Jan 01 In the year 1844 first edition of New Rotterdam's Daily (3x per week)
Jan 04 On this day in history thomas H Rollinson, composer
Jan 07 On this day in history marie-Bernarde Soubirous, [St Bernadette of Lourdes], saint/visionary
Jan 14 On this day in history clara Kathleen Rogers, composer
Jan 15 In the year 1844 joseph Mazzinghi, composer, dies at 78
Jan 15 In the year 1844 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 Johan Peter Selmer, composer in the year 1844.
Jan 25 In the year 1844 frederick E Kitziger, composer
Jan 25 In the year 1844 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 Leander Schlegel, composer in the year 1844.
Feb 03 In the year 1844 hector Berlioz' "Carnaval Romain," premieres in Paris
Feb 04 Willem de Clerq, Dutch merchant/literary, dies at 49 in the year 1844.
Feb 15 In the year 1844 henry Addington Lord Sidmouth, Brit premier (1801-04), dies at 86
Feb 17 A Montgomery Ward, found mail-order business (Montgomery Ward) on this day in history.
Feb 18 On this day in history willem Maris, Dutch painter (Hague School)
Feb 20 Ludwig Eduard Boltzmann, Austria, physicist (statistical mechanics) on this day in history.
Feb 21 Charles-Marie Widor, Lyons France, composer/prof (Paris Conservatory) in the year 1844.
Feb 22 Kazamierz Julian Kratzer, composer on this day in history.
Feb 27 On this day in history dominican Republic gains independence from Haiti (National Day)
Feb 27 Nicholas Biddle, US lawyer/diplomat/statesman/financier, dies at 85 on this day in history.
Feb 28 12-inch gun aboard USS Princeton explodes on this day in history.
Feb 28 Abel P Upshur, Secretary of State, dies in explosion on USS Princeton in the year 1844.
Feb 28 In the year 1844 uS Secretary of State Abel Upshur, Navy Secretary Thomas Gilmer, and several others die when a 12-inch gun aboard the USS Princeton explodes.
Feb 29 In the year 1844 thaddaus Weigl, composer, dies at 67
Mar 02 In the year 1844 hermanus J A M Schaepman, clergyman/Dutch politician
Mar 04 On this day in history josip Jurcic, Slovenian writer (10th Brother)
Mar 06 In the year 1844 nicolai Rimski-Korsakov, composer (Flight of the Bumble Bee) (NS 3/18)
Mar 07 In the year 1844 anthony Comstock, New Canaan Ct, anti-vice crusader/philatelist
Mar 08 King Oscar I ascends to the throne of Sweden-Norway on this day in history.
Mar 09 In the year 1844 giuseppe Verdi's opera "Hernani," premieres in Venice