Historical Events in October 1822

  • Oct 8 First eruption of Galunggung (Java) sends boiling sludge into valley
  • Oct 12 Second eruption of Galunggung (Java) destroys summit of mountain
  • Oct 19 In Parnaíba; Simplício Dias da Silva, João Cândido de Deus e Silva and Domingos Dias declare the independent state of Piauí
  • Oct 20 1st edition of London Sunday Times
  • Oct 26 King Willem I requires inhabitants of Brussels to use Dutch language