Historical Events In 1844
Friday, 03 July 2020
Jan 01 On this day in history 1st edition of New Rotterdam's Daily (3x per week)
Jan 01 In the year 1844 first edition of New Rotterdam's Daily (3x per week)
Jan 04 Thomas H Rollinson, composer on this day in history.
Jan 07 On this day in history marie-Bernarde Soubirous, [St Bernadette of Lourdes], saint/visionary
Jan 14 On this day in history clara Kathleen Rogers, composer
Jan 15 Joseph Mazzinghi, composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Jan 15 On this day in history the University of Notre Dame is founded
Jan 15 U of Notre Dame receives its charter in Indiana on this day in history.
Jan 20 Johan Peter Selmer, composer in the year 1844.
Jan 25 On this day in history frederick E Kitziger, composer
Jan 25 In the year 1844 recontre between Reps Weller & Shriver, US House of Representative
Jan 30 On this day in history moritz F Freiherr von Bissing, German gen/gov-gen of Belgium (1914-17)
Feb 01 On this day in history eduard Adolf Strasburger, German botanist (Angiospermen)
Feb 02 Leander Schlegel, composer on this day in history.
Feb 03 In the year 1844 hector Berlioz' "Carnaval Romain," premieres in Paris
Feb 04 In the year 1844 willem de Clerq, Dutch merchant/literary, dies at 49
Feb 15 On this day in history henry Addington Lord Sidmouth, Brit premier (1801-04), dies at 86
Feb 17 On this day in history a Montgomery Ward, found mail-order business (Montgomery Ward)
Feb 18 Willem Maris, Dutch painter (Hague School) on this day in history.
Feb 20 In the year 1844 ludwig Eduard Boltzmann, Austria, physicist (statistical mechanics)
Feb 21 In the year 1844 charles-Marie Widor, Lyons France, composer/prof (Paris Conservatory)
Feb 22 Kazamierz Julian Kratzer, composer in the year 1844.
Feb 27 Dominican Republic gains independence from Haiti (National Day) on this day in history.
Feb 27 On this day in history nicholas Biddle, US lawyer/diplomat/statesman/financier, dies at 85
Feb 28 In the year 1844 12-inch gun aboard USS Princeton explodes
Feb 28 On this day in history abel P Upshur, Secretary of State, dies in explosion on USS Princeton
Feb 28 On this day in history uS Secretary of State Abel Upshur, Navy Secretary Thomas Gilmer, and several others die when a 12-inch gun aboard the USS Princeton explodes.
Feb 29 Thaddaus Weigl, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Mar 02 In the year 1844 hermanus J A M Schaepman, clergyman/Dutch politician
Mar 04 Josip Jurcic, Slovenian writer (10th Brother) in the year 1844.
Mar 06 Nicolai Rimski-Korsakov, composer (Flight of the Bumble Bee) (NS 3/18) in the year 1844.
Mar 07 In the year 1844 anthony Comstock, New Canaan Ct, anti-vice crusader/philatelist
Mar 08 On this day in history king Oscar I ascends to the throne of Sweden-Norway.
Mar 09 In the year 1844 giuseppe Verdi's opera "Hernani," premieres in Venice