Historical Events In 1844
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
May 24 On this day in history samuel FB Morse taps out "What hath God wrought" (1st telegraph msg)
May 24 On this day in history the Baltimore Patriot carries the first-ever telegraphed news dispatch (received from Washington, D C )
May 24 William Crockford, clubman/gambler, dies on this day in history.
May 25 1st telegraphed news dispatch is published in Baltimore Patriot in the year 1844.
May 27 On this day in history samuel F.B. Morse completes first telegraph line
May 28 Leon Felix Augustin Joseph Vasseur, composer on this day in history.
May 30 In the year 1844 louis Varney, composer
Jun 01 Galusha Pennypacker, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1916 on this day in history.
Jun 03 On this day in history detlev [Freiherr Friedrich A von] Liliencron, German poet
Jun 03 Louis-Antoine, the Bourbon, French duke of Angouleme, dies on this day in history.
Jun 06 In the year 1844 the Young Men's Christian Association is founded in London. (Some 130+ years later, a group known as the Village People would gain a hit recording with "YMCA.")
Jun 06 Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) forms in London on this day in history.
Jun 06 On this day in history young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) founded in London
Jun 10 On this day in history j Albert Neuhuys, Dutch painter (Haagse school)
Jun 14 On this day in history edouard Naville, Swiss egyptologist
Jun 15 Charles Goodyear receives a patent for his process to strengthen rubber in the year 1844.
Jun 15 Goodyear patents vulcanization of rubber in the year 1844.
Jun 15 Thomas Campbell, poet (Ye Mariners of England), dies at 66 on this day in history.
Jun 15 Vulcanised rubber patented by Charles Goodyear in the year 1844.
Jun 21 In the year 1844 ernest F Cambier, Belgian colonial pioneer (1st railway Congo)
Jun 22 On this day in history influential North American fraternity Delta Kappa Epsilon is founded at Yale University.
Jun 25 John Tyler took Julia Gardiner as his bride, thus becoming the first U.S. President to marry while in office on this day in history.
Jun 26 In the year 1844 uS pres John Tyler marries Julia Gardiner in NYC
Jun 27 In the year 1844 hyrum Smith, founder/leader (Mormon Church), shot by mob in Carthage Ill
Jun 27 On this day in history the birth of Joseph Smith, Founder of the Mormon church
Jul 01 In the year 1844 verney L Cameroon, English explorer (Tanganyika)
Jul 03 On this day in history the last pair of Great Auks is killed.
Jul 08 Mary Johnson Lincoln, educator (Boston Cooking School) in the year 1844.
Jul 11 Peter I Karadjordjevic, King of Serbia/Yugoslavia on this day in history.
Jul 12 Charles-Louis Panckoucke, French publisher, dies at 63 in the year 1844.
Jul 13 In the year 1844 johann Gansbacher, composer, dies at 66
Jul 19 On this day in history heinrich Domnich, composer, dies at 77
Jul 22 William Archibald Spooner, London, reverend/inventor (spoonerisms) in the year 1844.
Jul 23 In the year 1844 christian Gobrecht, 4th US chief engraver (1840-44), dies in office