Historical Events In 1844
Thursday, 22 August 2019
Jan 01 On this day in history 1st edition of New Rotterdam's Daily (3x per week)
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 Marie-Bernarde Soubirous, [St Bernadette of Lourdes], saint/visionary in the year 1844.
Jan 14 Clara Kathleen Rogers, composer on this day in history.
Jan 15 In the year 1844 joseph Mazzinghi, composer, dies at 78
Jan 15 The University of Notre Dame is founded on this day in history.
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 In the year 1844 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) in the year 1844.
Feb 02 In the year 1844 leander Schlegel, composer
Feb 03 Hector Berlioz' "Carnaval Romain," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history charles-Marie Widor, Lyons France, composer/prof (Paris Conservatory)
Feb 22 Kazamierz Julian Kratzer, composer on this day in history.
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 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 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 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) in the year 1844.
Mar 07 On this day in history anthony Comstock, New Canaan Ct, anti-vice crusader/philatelist
Mar 08 On this day in history king Oscar I ascends to the throne of Sweden-Norway.
Mar 09 In the year 1844 giuseppe Verdi's opera "Hernani," premieres in Venice