August 22, 1848 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • The United States annexes New Mexico

Birthdays in History

  • Melville E. Stone, American newspaper publisher (Founder of Chicago Daily News), born in Hudson, Illinois (d. 1929)

Weddings in History


HeartWedding of Interest

Soldier and later US President Ulysses Grant (26) marries Julia Dent

Union General and US President Ulysses S. Grant
Union General and US President
Ulysses S. Grant