Historical Events Happened In 1844
Sunday, 01 February 2015
Jan 01 1st edition of New Rotterdam's Daily (3x per week) in the year 1844.
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 Marie-Bernarde Soubirous, [St Bernadette of Lourdes], saint/visionary in the year 1844.
Jan 14 In the year 1844 clara Kathleen Rogers, composer
Jan 15 In the year 1844 joseph Mazzinghi, composer, dies at 78
Jan 15 On this day in history the University of Notre Dame is founded
Jan 15 In the year 1844 u of Notre Dame receives its charter in Indiana
Jan 20 On this day in history johan Peter Selmer, composer
Jan 25 On this day in history 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) in the year 1844.
Feb 01 Eduard Adolf Strasburger, German botanist (Angiospermen) in the year 1844.
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 In the year 1844 willem de Clerq, Dutch merchant/literary, dies at 49
Feb 15 Henry Addington Lord Sidmouth, Brit premier (1801-04), dies at 86 on this day in history.
Feb 17 In the year 1844 a Montgomery Ward, found mail-order business (Montgomery Ward)
Feb 18 Willem Maris, Dutch painter (Hague School) in the year 1844.
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) on this day in history.
Feb 22 Kazamierz Julian Kratzer, composer on this day in history.
Feb 27 Dominican Republic gains independence from Haiti (National Day) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1844.
Feb 29 Thaddaus Weigl, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Mar 02 Hermanus J A M Schaepman, clergyman/Dutch politician on this day in history.
Mar 04 Josip Jurcic, Slovenian writer (10th Brother) in the year 1844.
Mar 06 On this day in history nicolai Rimski-Korsakov, composer (Flight of the Bumble Bee) (NS 3/18)
Mar 07 On this day in history anthony Comstock, New Canaan Ct, anti-vice crusader/philatelist
Mar 08 In the year 1844 king Oscar I ascends to the throne of Sweden-Norway.
Mar 09 On this day in history giuseppe Verdi's opera "Hernani," premieres in Venice