Historical Events In October - 09
Saturday, 30 September 2023
1824 On October - 09 slavery is abolished in Costa Rica.
1830 On this day in history harriet Hosmer, sculptor
1831 On October - 09 capo d'Istria is assassinated.
1831 On this day in history joannis Capodistrias, Pres of Greece (1829-31), murdered
1835 On this day in history the birth of Camille Saint-Saens, French composer
1835 On October - 09 the Royal College, Colombo established with the name Hillstreet Academy in Sri Lanka.
1837 On October - 09 steamboat "Home" sinks off Okracoke NC killing 100
1837 Charles Fourier, French utopian socialist (Harmony universal), dies on this day in history.
1841 Karl F Schinkel, German painter/writer (Neue Wache), dies at 60 on this day in history.
1845 On this day in history the eminent and controversial Anglican, John Henry Newman, is received into the Roman Catholic Church.
1847 On October - 09 andre Dumont, Belgian mine engineer (Limburg's coal basin)
1854 On this day in history the siege of Sebastopol begins.
1855 On this day in history joshua Stoddard of Worcester, Mass patents 1st calliope
1855 On this day in history isaac Singer patents sewing machine motor
1858 On this day in history gerard L F Philips, Dutch engineer/manufacturer (Philips)
1859 On October - 09 alfred Dreyfus, accused Jewish French officer (Dreyfus Affair)
1863 Battle of Brady Station, VA (Culpeper Court House, Bristoe Station) on October - 09.
1863 Alexander Siloti, Kharkov Russia, pianist/prof (Moscow Cons 1888-91) on October - 09.
1864 On this day in history battle of Tom's Brook-Confederate cavalry that harassed Sheridan's campaign is wipped by Custer & Merrit's cavalry divisions
1865 On this day in history 1st US underground pipeline for carrying oil is laid in Pennsylvania
1869 On this day in history harry Lawrence Freeman, composer
1870 Rome is incorporated into Italy by royal decree on this day in history.
1871 The Great Chicago Fire runs out of fuel and burns out on this day in history.
1871 Gerrit Bolkestein, minister of Education (1939-4-) on this day in history.
1872 On this day in history aaron Montgomery started his mail-order business
1873 On this day in history karl Schwarzschild, German astronomer (Schwarzschild effect)
1874 On October - 09 world Postal Union forms in Bern Switzerland
1876 The first 2-way telephone conversation, 1st over outdoor wires on this day in history.
1876 On October - 09 1st 2-way telephone conversation, 1st over outdoor wires
1877 American Humane Association organized in Cleveland on this day in history.
1877 Locomotive Countess of Dufferin arrives at St. Boniface on a barge towed by the steamer "Selkirk". It was brought in by the contractor Joseph Whitehead to work on the Selkirk - Emerson line and was the first locomotive in Manitoba and on the Prairies on October - 09.
1877 American Humane Association organizes (Cleveland) on this day in history.
1878 Robert Warwick, [Bien], Sacramento CA, actor (Falcon's Adventure) on this day in history.
1884 Helene Deutsch, [Rosenbach], psychoanalyst (Boston) on this day in history.