Historical Events For 1844
Monday, 20 November 2017
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 In the year 1844 thomas H Rollinson, composer
Jan 07 In the year 1844 marie-Bernarde Soubirous, [St Bernadette of Lourdes], saint/visionary
Jan 14 In the year 1844 clara Kathleen Rogers, composer
Jan 15 Joseph Mazzinghi, composer, dies at 78 in the year 1844.
Jan 15 The University of Notre Dame is founded in the year 1844.
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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1844 eduard Adolf Strasburger, German botanist (Angiospermen)
Feb 02 Leander Schlegel, composer on this day in history.
Feb 03 Hector Berlioz' "Carnaval Romain," premieres in Paris in the year 1844.
Feb 04 On this day in history willem de Clerq, Dutch merchant/literary, dies at 49
Feb 15 Henry Addington Lord Sidmouth, Brit premier (1801-04), dies at 86 in the year 1844.
Feb 17 On this day in history a Montgomery Ward, found mail-order business (Montgomery Ward)
Feb 18 In the year 1844 willem Maris, Dutch painter (Hague School)
Feb 20 Ludwig Eduard Boltzmann, Austria, physicist (statistical mechanics) on this day in history.
Feb 21 In the year 1844 charles-Marie Widor, Lyons France, composer/prof (Paris Conservatory)
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 Nicholas Biddle, US lawyer/diplomat/statesman/financier, dies at 85 on this day in history.
Feb 28 12-inch gun aboard USS Princeton explodes in the year 1844.
Feb 28 Abel P Upshur, Secretary of State, dies in explosion on USS Princeton on this day in history.
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 In the year 1844 hermanus J A M Schaepman, clergyman/Dutch politician
Mar 04 Josip Jurcic, Slovenian writer (10th Brother) in the year 1844.
Mar 06 Nicolai Rimski-Korsakov, composer (Flight of the Bumble Bee) (NS 3/18) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1844.
Mar 09 On this day in history giuseppe Verdi's opera "Hernani," premieres in Venice