Historical Events Happened In 1844
Sunday, 01 March 2015
Jan 01 1st edition of New Rotterdam's Daily (3x per week) on this day in history.
Jan 01 First edition of New Rotterdam's Daily (3x per week) on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1844 thomas H Rollinson, composer
Jan 07 On this day in history marie-Bernarde Soubirous, [St Bernadette of Lourdes], saint/visionary
Jan 14 Clara Kathleen Rogers, composer in the year 1844.
Jan 15 On this day in history joseph Mazzinghi, composer, dies at 78
Jan 15 In the year 1844 the University of Notre Dame is founded
Jan 15 U of Notre Dame receives its charter in Indiana on this day in history.
Jan 20 Johan Peter Selmer, composer in the year 1844.
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 On this day in history moritz F Freiherr von Bissing, German gen/gov-gen of Belgium (1914-17)
Feb 01 Eduard Adolf Strasburger, German botanist (Angiospermen) on this day in history.
Feb 02 Leander Schlegel, composer on this day in history.
Feb 03 In the year 1844 hector Berlioz' "Carnaval Romain," premieres in Paris
Feb 04 Willem de Clerq, Dutch merchant/literary, dies at 49 on this day in history.
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) in the year 1844.
Feb 18 Willem Maris, Dutch painter (Hague School) on this day in history.
Feb 20 Ludwig Eduard Boltzmann, Austria, physicist (statistical mechanics) in the year 1844.
Feb 21 Charles-Marie Widor, Lyons France, composer/prof (Paris Conservatory) on this day in history.
Feb 22 In the year 1844 kazamierz Julian Kratzer, composer
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 in the year 1844.
Feb 28 In the year 1844 12-inch gun aboard USS Princeton explodes
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 On this day in history thaddaus Weigl, composer, dies at 67
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 In the year 1844 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 Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Hernani," premieres in Venice in the year 1844.