What Happened on October 23, 1844

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Louis Riel, Canadian politician, founder of the province of Manitoba and leader of the M├ętis people of the Canadian prairies, born in Red River Colony, Rupert's Land, British North America (d. 1885)

Politician Louis Riel
Louis Riel
  • Robert Bridges, English poet, British Poet Laureate (1913-30), born in Walmer, Kent (d. 1930)
  • Robert S Bridges, England, poet laureate (Eros & Psyche)