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October 22, 1847 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in History

  • Jacobus Herculas de la Rey, Boer leader in the South African War (1899–1902), born in Winburg, South Africa (d. 1914)

Deaths in History

  • Sahle Selassie, Negus of Shewa
1847 in History