Historical Events In December - 28
Thursday, 13 August 2020
1821 On this day in history naples: Gioacchini Rossini moves to Bologna
1822 William Booth Taliaferro, Brig Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1898 on December - 28.
1823 On December - 28 thomas Alexander Scott, Asst Secy War (Union), died in 1881
1826 Conrad Busken Huet, Dutch vicar/literary (Country of Rubens) on this day in history.
1827 Robert Latimer McCook, volunteers Brig General (Union), died in 1862 on December - 28.
1828 On this day in history 6.8 earthquake strikes Echigo Japan, 30,000 killed
1828 On this day in history karl L Kahlbaum, German psychiatrist (katatonie)
1830 On this day in history adrien-Joseph van Helmont, composer, dies at 83
1832 John Calhoun becomes first VP to resign (differences with President Jackson) on this day in history.
1832 John Calhoun becomes 1st VP to resign (differences with Pres Jackson) on December - 28.
1833 Charles Miller Shelley, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1907 on this day in history.
1835 On December - 28 archibald Geikie, British geologist
1836 On December - 28 spain recognizes independence of Mexico
1837 On this day in history upper Canada Governor Francis Bond Head 1793-1875 approves raising of six regiments of incorporated militia to head off potential rebellion
1837 On December - 28 benjamin Johnson Lang, composer
1842 On December - 28 calixa Lavallee, composer
1845 On this day in history homer Newton Bartlett, composer
1846 Iowa becomes 29th state on December - 28.
1849 M Jolly-Bellin discovers dry-cleaning, he accidentally upset lamp containing turpentine & oil on his clothing & sees cleaning effect on this day in history.
1849 Herbert von Bismarck, German politician/son of Otto of Bismarck on this day in history.
1850 Rangoon, Burma, destroyed by fire on December - 28.
1850 Rangoon Burma, destroyed by fire on December - 28.
1856 The birth of Woodrow Wilson, Former (28th) US President on this day in history.
1856 [Thomas] Woodrow Wilson, Staunton Va, (28 pres-D-1912-21, Nobel 1919) on this day in history.
1859 On December - 28 william Coldwell and William Buckingham publish first issue of The Nor'Wester at Fort Garry
1859 On this day in history gerard Brucken Fock, composer
1859 On this day in history thomas Babington Macaulay, English essayist/historian, dies
1860 On December - 28 alexander von Fielitz, composer
1860 Cornelius Broere, Dutch RC clergyman/poet, dies at 57 on December - 28.
1862 On December - 28 joaquim Casimiro Junior, composer, dies at 54
1864 On December - 28 battle of Egypt Station, MS
1865 On December - 28 fĂ©lix E Vallotton, Switz/French painter/writer (Chaste Suzanna)
1867 United States claims Midway Island, the first territory annexed outside Continental limits on this day in history.
1868 On this day in history marie van Regteren Altena, Dutch painter (Amsterdam's Joffers)