Historical Events In October - 22
Friday, 03 July 2020
1810 Henry Bohlen, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1862 on this day in history.
1811 The birth of Franz Liszt, Hungarian piano virtuoso and composer on this day in history.
1811 On October - 22 franz Liszt, Raiding Hungary, romantic composer/virtuoso pianist
1812 Duke of Wellington seizes Burgos Spain on October - 22.
1813 On this day in history august Harder, composer, dies at 38
1818 Leconte de Lisle, writer on October - 22.
1818 On this day in history joachim H Campe, German theory/author, dies at 72
1819 On this day in history 1st ship sails by Erie-channel (Rome-Utica)
1826 On this day in history guglielmo Quarenghi, composer
1832 On October - 22 august Labitzky, composer
1835 Willem G F Bentinck, earl/politician/organist, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1836 Sam Houston inaugurated as first elected president of Republic of Texas on October - 22.
1836 Sam Houston inaugurated as 1st elected pres of Republic of Texas on October - 22.
1838 Carl Fuchs, composer on this day in history.
1844 On this day in history the birth of Sarah Bernhardt, French actress
1844 7th day adventists wait for appearance of Jesus on this day in history.
1845 Sarah Bernhardt, France, actress (Camille, Queen Elizabeth) on October - 22.
1847 Jacobus Herculas [Uncle Koos] de la Rey, South African politician on October - 22.
1847 Sahle Selassie, Negus of Shewa on October - 22.
1852 Hans C E Freiherr von Gagern, German advisor to Dutch king, dies at 86 on October - 22.
1854 On October - 22 j Gotthelf, writer, dies at 57
1859 On October - 22 louis (Ludwig) Spohr, composer (Faust), dies at 75
1861 1st telegraph line linking West & East coasts completed on October - 22.
1862 On October - 22 battle at Old Fort Wayne, Indian Territory
1866 Paraguay: Battle of CurupaytÃ against Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay on this day in history.
1867 Foundation of the National University of Colombia on this day in history.
1868 On October - 22 jacques Offenbach's opera "Genevieve de Brabant," premieres in NYC
1869 Michael Sars, Norwegian zoologist, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1870 Ivan Bunin, Russia, poet/novelist (Gentleman from SF-Nobel 1933) on this day in history.
1875 Sons of the American Revolution organized on this day in history.
1875 On October - 22 sons of American Revolution organizes
1876 On October - 22 karl B Adam, German theologist (Christ our Brother)
1877 The Blantyre mining disaster in Scotland kills 207 miners. Those widows and orphans who were unable to support themselves were evicted by the mine owners and likely sent to the Poor House on October - 22.
1878 The first rugby match under floodlights takes place in Salford, between Broughton and Swinton on this day in history.