Historical Events In 1844
Saturday, 13 August 2022
Jan 01 On this day in history 1st edition of New Rotterdam's Daily (3x per week)
Jan 01 First edition of New Rotterdam's Daily (3x per week) on this day in history.
Jan 04 Thomas H Rollinson, composer in the year 1844.
Jan 07 Marie-Bernarde Soubirous, [St Bernadette of Lourdes], saint/visionary on this day in history.
Jan 14 In the year 1844 clara Kathleen Rogers, composer
Jan 15 In the year 1844 joseph Mazzinghi, composer, dies at 78
Jan 15 On this day in history the University of Notre Dame is founded
Jan 15 In the year 1844 u of Notre Dame receives its charter in Indiana
Jan 20 Johan Peter Selmer, composer in the year 1844.
Jan 25 Frederick E Kitziger, composer on this day in history.
Jan 25 Recontre between Reps Weller & Shriver, US House of Representative on this day in history.
Jan 30 On this day in history moritz F Freiherr von Bissing, German gen/gov-gen of Belgium (1914-17)
Feb 01 In the year 1844 eduard Adolf Strasburger, German botanist (Angiospermen)
Feb 02 On this day in history leander Schlegel, composer
Feb 03 Hector Berlioz' "Carnaval Romain," premieres in Paris in the year 1844.
Feb 04 Willem de Clerq, Dutch merchant/literary, dies at 49 in the year 1844.
Feb 15 Henry Addington Lord Sidmouth, Brit premier (1801-04), dies at 86 in the year 1844.
Feb 17 In the year 1844 a Montgomery Ward, found mail-order business (Montgomery Ward)
Feb 18 In the year 1844 willem Maris, Dutch painter (Hague School)
Feb 20 Ludwig Eduard Boltzmann, Austria, physicist (statistical mechanics) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history dominican Republic gains independence from Haiti (National Day)
Feb 27 In the year 1844 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 Abel P Upshur, Secretary of State, dies in explosion on USS Princeton on this day in history.
Feb 28 In the year 1844 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 On this day in history thaddaus Weigl, composer, dies at 67
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 In the year 1844 nicolai Rimski-Korsakov, composer (Flight of the Bumble Bee) (NS 3/18)
Mar 07 On this day in history anthony Comstock, New Canaan Ct, anti-vice crusader/philatelist
Mar 08 King Oscar I ascends to the throne of Sweden-Norway in the year 1844.
Mar 09 Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Hernani," premieres in Venice in the year 1844.