Historical Events For 1844
Sunday, 11 December 2016
Jan 01 On this day in history 1st edition of New Rotterdam's Daily (3x per week)
Jan 01 In the year 1844 first edition of New Rotterdam's Daily (3x per week)
Jan 04 Thomas H Rollinson, composer in the year 1844.
Jan 07 Marie-Bernarde Soubirous, [St Bernadette of Lourdes], saint/visionary on this day in history.
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 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 Frederick E Kitziger, composer on this day in history.
Jan 25 Recontre between Reps Weller & Shriver, US House of Representative in the year 1844.
Jan 30 In the year 1844 moritz F Freiherr von Bissing, German gen/gov-gen of Belgium (1914-17)
Feb 01 In the year 1844 eduard Adolf Strasburger, German botanist (Angiospermen)
Feb 02 In the year 1844 leander Schlegel, composer
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 Willem Maris, Dutch painter (Hague School) in the year 1844.
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 On this day in history nicholas Biddle, US lawyer/diplomat/statesman/financier, dies at 85
Feb 28 12-inch gun aboard USS Princeton explodes in the year 1844.
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 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 Nicolai Rimski-Korsakov, composer (Flight of the Bumble Bee) (NS 3/18) in the year 1844.
Mar 07 On this day in history 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