Historical Events In October - 24
Tuesday, 24 November 2020
1808 Ernst Friedrich Richter, composer on October - 24.
1811 On October - 24 ferdinand Hiller, German pianist/composer/conductor
1812 Napoleonic Wars: The Battle of Maloyaroslavets takes place near Moscow on this day in history.
1815 John Edwards, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1894 on this day in history.
1818 Felix Mendelssohn, 9, performs his 1st public concert (Berlin) on October - 24.
1830 On this day in history belva Bennett Lockwood, attorney (1st lady to argue in Supreme Court)
1836 On this day in history the match is patented (took me a minute think striking a match)
1836 On this day in history a Phillips patents match
1842 Josef Nesvera, composer on October - 24.
1844 Karl Lueger, anti semitic mayor of Vienna on this day in history.
1851 On October - 24 william Lassell discovers Ariel andUmbriel, satellites of Uranus
1851 On this day in history william Lassell discovers Ariel & Umbriel, satellites of Uranus
1852 On October - 24 daniel Webster, lawyer/speaker/minister of Foreign affairs, dies at 70
1854 Hendrik W Bakhuis Roozeboom, chemist (Heterogenen Gleichgewichte) on October - 24.
1856 On October - 24 constitution of South Australia adopted
1857 World's first soccer club, Sheffield F.C., founded in England on this day in history.
1857 On this day in history world's 1st soccer club, Sheffield F C, founded in England
1860 On this day in history elie Decazes, French Bourbon Restoration politician, dies at 80
1861 First transcontinental telegram sent ending the Pony Express on October - 24.
1861 First transcontinental telegraph sent in the United States on October - 24.
1861 1st US transcontinental telegram is sent (from SF to Wash DC) on October - 24.
1863 Manuel Manrique de Lara y Berry, composer on October - 24.
1864 James Jay Archer, US Conf brig-general, dies in battle at 46 on October - 24.
1867 Franco Leoni, composer on October - 24.
1871 Mob in LA hangs 18 Chinese on October - 24.
1875 Raffaello Carboni, Italian writer on this day in history.
1877 On this day in history pavel Grigor'yevich, composer
1878 Hermann Claudius, German folk poet (Meister Bertram) on October - 24.
1881 On October - 24 levi P Morton, US ambas to France drives 1st rivet in Stat of Liberty
1881 Paulus B Barth, Swiss painter/lithographer on October - 24.
1882 Dr Robert Koch discovers germ that causes tuberculosis on October - 24.
1882 On October - 24 sybil Thorndike, England, actress (Saint Joan)
1885 Johann Strauss' opera "Zigeunerbaron," premieres in Vienna on this day in history.
1885 Ernest Claes, Belgian author (Saints from Zichem) on October - 24.