On This Day

What Happened on October 22, 1844

Historical Events

  • Millerite Adventists wait for appearance of Jesus

Famous Birthdays

Louis Riel

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

Sarah Bernhardt

Sarah Bernhardt, French actress (Camille, Queen Elizabeth), born in Paris, France (d. 1923) (birth poss 23rd Oct)

1844 Highlights

About October 22, 1844

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 177 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra