Historical Events In October - 04
Thursday, 28 September 2023
1743 John Campbell, 2nd duke of Argyll/fieldmarshal, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1744 Domenico Corri, composer on October - 04.
1749 Jean-Louis Duport, composer on this day in history.
1754 On October - 04 tanacharison, Catawba Indian chief
1755 On this day in history samuel von Cocceji, German lawyer, dies
1762 Tommaso Sogner, composer on October - 04.
1767 On this day in history prince Willem V marries Prussian princess Wilhelmina
1772 Francois-Louis Perne, composer on October - 04.
1777 On October - 04 battle of Germantown
1779 On this day in history the Fort Wilson Riot takes place.
1787 Francois P G Guizot, French historian/politician on October - 04.
1796 On this day in history john Richardson, Canadian writer (Wacousta, or the prophecy)
1797 On October - 04 j Gotthelf, writer
1804 "Felix", cricketer (Nicholas Wanostracht) on this day in history.
1809 On this day in history albrecht F H, prince of Prussia
1810 On October - 04 alexander Walewski, French earl/foreign minister/Napoleon I's son
1814 On October - 04 the birth of Jean Francois Millet, French painter
1816 On October - 04 egbert Benson Brown, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1902
1818 On October - 04 francesco Crispi, Italian minister of War/premier
1822 On this day in history rutherford Birchard Hayes, Delaware Ohio, (R) 19th pres (1877-81)
1824 Mexico becomes a republic on October - 04.
1830 Provisional government declares secession of Belgium from Netherlands on October - 04.
1830 Hans DL earl Yorck von Wartenburg, gov-gen of E-Prussia, dies at 71 on October - 04.
1832 William Griggs, inventor (photo chromo lithography) on this day in history.
1834 On October - 04 franz Grillparzer's "Der Traum ein Leben," premieres in Vienna
1836 On October - 04 juliette Adam-Lamber, French author (Salon/Nouvelle Revue)
1838 On this day in history eleanore Sophia Maria Westenholz, composer, dies at 79
1840 On this day in history charles Ferdinand Lenepveu, composer
1841 Stephen Albert Emery, composer on October - 04.
1848 Louis Massonneau, composer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
1850 On October - 04 john W McGraw, (Gov-R-Wash) (1893-97)
1853 The 'Crimean War' begins when Turkey declares war on Russia on this day in history.
1854 Honest Abe Lincoln made his first great political speech while attending the Illinois State Fair in Springfield on October - 04.
1854 On October - 04 abraham Lincoln made his 1st political speech at Illinois State Fair