Historical Events In 1844
Monday, 23 May 2022
Jan 01 1st edition of New Rotterdam's Daily (3x per week) in the year 1844.
Jan 01 First edition of New Rotterdam's Daily (3x per week) on this day in history.
Jan 04 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1844 johan Peter Selmer, composer
Jan 25 In the year 1844 frederick E Kitziger, composer
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 Eduard Adolf Strasburger, German botanist (Angiospermen) in the year 1844.
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 Willem de Clerq, Dutch merchant/literary, dies at 49 on this day in history.
Feb 15 Henry Addington Lord Sidmouth, Brit premier (1801-04), dies at 86 in the year 1844.
Feb 17 In the year 1844 a Montgomery Ward, found mail-order business (Montgomery Ward)
Feb 18 In the year 1844 willem Maris, Dutch painter (Hague School)
Feb 20 In the year 1844 ludwig Eduard Boltzmann, Austria, physicist (statistical mechanics)
Feb 21 In the year 1844 charles-Marie Widor, Lyons France, composer/prof (Paris Conservatory)
Feb 22 In the year 1844 kazamierz Julian Kratzer, composer
Feb 27 In the year 1844 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 On this day in history 12-inch gun aboard USS Princeton explodes
Feb 28 Abel P Upshur, Secretary of State, dies in explosion on USS Princeton on this day in history.
Feb 28 On this day in history 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 Hermanus J A M Schaepman, clergyman/Dutch politician in the year 1844.
Mar 04 Josip Jurcic, Slovenian writer (10th Brother) on this day in history.
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 King Oscar I ascends to the throne of Sweden-Norway on this day in history.
Mar 09 Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Hernani," premieres in Venice on this day in history.