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Historical Events In 1844

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May 24   On this day in history samuel FB Morse taps out "What hath God wrought" (1st telegraph msg)  

May 24   The Baltimore Patriot carries the first-ever telegraphed news dispatch (received from Washington, D C ) in the year 1844.  

May 24   William Crockford, clubman/gambler, dies on this day in history.  

May 25   1st telegraphed news dispatch is published in Baltimore Patriot on this day in history.  

May 27   Samuel F.B. Morse completes first telegraph line on this day in history.  

May 28   In the year 1844 leon Felix Augustin Joseph Vasseur, composer  

May 30   In the year 1844 louis Varney, composer  

Jun 01   Galusha Pennypacker, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1916 in the year 1844.  

Jun 03   In the year 1844 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   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.") on this day in history.  

Jun 06   On this day in history young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) forms in London  

Jun 06   On this day in history young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) founded in London  

Jun 10   J Albert Neuhuys, Dutch painter (Haagse school) in the year 1844.  

Jun 14   On this day in history edouard Naville, Swiss egyptologist  

Jun 15   Charles Goodyear receives a patent for his process to strengthen rubber on this day in history.  

Jun 15   In the year 1844 goodyear patents vulcanization of rubber  

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   In the year 1844 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 in the year 1844.  

Jun 26   US pres John Tyler marries Julia Gardiner in NYC in the year 1844.  

Jun 27   Hyrum Smith, founder/leader (Mormon Church), shot by mob in Carthage Ill in the year 1844.  

Jun 27   In the year 1844 the birth of Joseph Smith, Founder of the Mormon church  

Jul 01   In the year 1844 verney L Cameroon, English explorer (Tanganyika)  

Jul 03   The last pair of Great Auks is killed on this day in history.  

Jul 08   On this day in history mary Johnson Lincoln, educator (Boston Cooking School)  

Jul 11   On this day in history peter I Karadjordjevic, King of Serbia/Yugoslavia  

Jul 12   On this day in history charles-Louis Panckoucke, French publisher, dies at 63  

Jul 13   On this day in history johann Gansbacher, composer, dies at 66  

Jul 19   Heinrich Domnich, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.  

Jul 22   William Archibald Spooner, London, reverend/inventor (spoonerisms) on this day in history.  

Jul 23   Christian Gobrecht, 4th US chief engraver (1840-44), dies in office on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1844

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 04   Thomas H Rollinson, composer was born in the year 1844.  

Jan 07   On this day in history birth of marie-Bernarde Soubirous, [St Bernadette of Lourdes], saint/visionary  

Jan 14   In the year 1844 birth of clara Kathleen Rogers, composer  

Jan 16   On this day in history birth of ismail Qemali, Albanian nationalist (d. 1919)  

Jan 20   On this day in history birth of johan Peter Selmer, composer  

Jan 25   On this day in history birth of frederick E Kitziger, composer  

Jan 30   On this day in history birth of moritz F Freiherr von Bissing, German gen/gov-gen of Belgium (1914-17)  

Feb 01   On this day in history birth of eduard Adolf Strasburger, German botanist (Angiospermen)  

Famous Deaths In 1844

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 15   Joseph Mazzinghi, composer, dies at 78 in the year 1844.  

Jan 31   On this day in history death of henri Gratien, Comte Bertrand, French general (b. 1773)  

Feb 04   In the year 1844 willem de Clerq, Dutch merchant/literary, dies at 49  

Feb 15   In the year 1844 henry Addington Lord Sidmouth, Brit premier (1801-04), dies at 86  

Feb 16   Joseph Crosfield, English soap and alkali manufacturer (b. 1792) died in the year 1844.  

Feb 27   Nicholas Biddle, US lawyer/diplomat/statesman/financier, dies at 85 in the year 1844.  

Feb 28   In the year 1844 abel P Upshur, Secretary of State, dies in explosion on USS Princeton  

Feb 29   In the year 1844 thaddaus Weigl, composer, dies at 67  

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