Historical Events In October - 04
Monday, 03 August 2020
1743 On this day in history john Campbell, 2nd duke of Argyll/fieldmarshal, dies at 64
1744 Domenico Corri, composer on this day in history.
1749 On this day in history jean-Louis Duport, composer
1754 On October - 04 tanacharison, Catawba Indian chief
1755 On October - 04 samuel von Cocceji, German lawyer, dies
1762 Tommaso Sogner, composer on October - 04.
1767 On October - 04 prince Willem V marries Prussian princess Wilhelmina
1772 On October - 04 francois-Louis Perne, composer
1777 Battle of Germantown on October - 04.
1779 The Fort Wilson Riot takes place on October - 04.
1787 On this day in history francois P G Guizot, French historian/politician
1796 On this day in history john Richardson, Canadian writer (Wacousta, or the prophecy)
1797 On this day in history j Gotthelf, writer
1804 "Felix", cricketer (Nicholas Wanostracht) on October - 04.
1809 On October - 04 albrecht F H, prince of Prussia
1810 On this day in history alexander Walewski, French earl/foreign minister/Napoleon I's son
1814 On this day in history the birth of Jean Francois Millet, French painter
1816 Egbert Benson Brown, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1902 on this day in history.
1818 On October - 04 francesco Crispi, Italian minister of War/premier
1822 Rutherford Birchard Hayes, Delaware Ohio, (R) 19th pres (1877-81) on October - 04.
1824 Mexico becomes a republic on this day in history.
1830 On October - 04 provisional government declares secession of Belgium from Netherlands
1830 Hans DL earl Yorck von Wartenburg, gov-gen of E-Prussia, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1832 On October - 04 william Griggs, inventor (photo chromo lithography)
1834 Franz Grillparzer's "Der Traum ein Leben," premieres in Vienna on this day in history.
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 Charles Ferdinand Lenepveu, composer on October - 04.
1841 On October - 04 stephen Albert Emery, composer
1848 On October - 04 louis Massonneau, composer, dies at 82
1850 On October - 04 john W McGraw, (Gov-R-Wash) (1893-97)
1853 On this day in history the 'Crimean War' begins when Turkey declares war on Russia
1854 Honest Abe Lincoln made his first great political speech while attending the Illinois State Fair in Springfield on October - 04.
1854 Abraham Lincoln made his 1st political speech at Illinois State Fair on this day in history.