Historical Events In 1844
Sunday, 05 February 2023
Jan 01 1st edition of New Rotterdam's Daily (3x per week) on this day in history.
Jan 01 First edition of New Rotterdam's Daily (3x per week) in the year 1844.
Jan 04 In the year 1844 thomas H Rollinson, composer
Jan 07 Marie-Bernarde Soubirous, [St Bernadette of Lourdes], saint/visionary in the year 1844.
Jan 14 Clara Kathleen Rogers, composer in the year 1844.
Jan 15 Joseph Mazzinghi, composer, dies at 78 in the year 1844.
Jan 15 The University of Notre Dame is founded in the year 1844.
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 In the year 1844 frederick E Kitziger, composer
Jan 25 Recontre between Reps Weller & Shriver, US House of Representative in the year 1844.
Jan 30 Moritz F Freiherr von Bissing, German gen/gov-gen of Belgium (1914-17) on this day in history.
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 Hector Berlioz' "Carnaval Romain," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
Feb 04 In the year 1844 willem de Clerq, Dutch merchant/literary, dies at 49
Feb 15 In the year 1844 henry Addington Lord Sidmouth, Brit premier (1801-04), dies at 86
Feb 17 A Montgomery Ward, found mail-order business (Montgomery Ward) on this day in history.
Feb 18 On this day in history willem Maris, Dutch painter (Hague School)
Feb 20 In the year 1844 ludwig Eduard Boltzmann, Austria, physicist (statistical mechanics)
Feb 21 Charles-Marie Widor, Lyons France, composer/prof (Paris Conservatory) in the year 1844.
Feb 22 Kazamierz Julian Kratzer, composer in the year 1844.
Feb 27 Dominican Republic gains independence from Haiti (National Day) in the year 1844.
Feb 27 On this day in history nicholas Biddle, US lawyer/diplomat/statesman/financier, dies at 85
Feb 28 On this day in history 12-inch gun aboard USS Princeton explodes
Feb 28 In the year 1844 abel P Upshur, Secretary of State, dies in explosion on USS Princeton
Feb 28 US Secretary of State Abel Upshur, Navy Secretary Thomas Gilmer, and several others die when a 12-inch gun aboard the USS Princeton explodes on this day in history.
Feb 29 Thaddaus Weigl, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1844.
Mar 02 In the year 1844 hermanus J A M Schaepman, clergyman/Dutch politician
Mar 04 In the year 1844 josip Jurcic, Slovenian writer (10th Brother)
Mar 06 In the year 1844 nicolai Rimski-Korsakov, composer (Flight of the Bumble Bee) (NS 3/18)
Mar 07 Anthony Comstock, New Canaan Ct, anti-vice crusader/philatelist in the year 1844.
Mar 08 King Oscar I ascends to the throne of Sweden-Norway in the year 1844.
Mar 09 In the year 1844 giuseppe Verdi's opera "Hernani," premieres in Venice