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 This day in History - October 22
365 Historic Events for October 22
1790

Jan Ackersdijk, Dutch political economist

Birth
1797

Andr‚-Jacques Garnerin makes 1st parachute jump from balloon (Paris)

Event
1797

1st sky diver (Andr‚-Jacques Trim, above Paris)

Event
1799

Russia leaves second anti-French Coalition

Event
1802

Samuel Arnold, English composer, dies at 62

Death
1809

Federico Ricci, composer

Birth
1810

Henry Bohlen, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1862

Birth
1811

Franz Liszt, Raiding Hungary, romantic composer/virtuoso pianist

Birth
1812

Duke of Wellington seizes Burgos Spain

Event
1813

August Harder, composer, dies at 38

Death
1818

Joachim H Campe, German theory/author, dies at 72

Death
1818

Leconte de Lisle, writer

Birth
1819

1st ship sails by Erie-channel (Rome-Utica)

Event
1826

Guglielmo Quarenghi, composer

Birth
1832

Leopold Damrosch, composer

Birth
1832

August Labitzky, composer

Birth
1835

Willem G F Bentinck, earl/politician/organist, dies at 73

Death
1836

Sam Houston inaugurated as 1st elected pres of Republic of Texas

Event
1838

Carl Fuchs, composer

Birth
1844

7th day adventists wait for appearance of Jesus

Event
1845

Sarah Bernhardt, France, actress (Camille, Queen Elizabeth)

Birth
1847

Jacobus Herculas [Uncle Koos] de la Rey, South African politician

Birth
1852

Hans C E Freiherr von Gagern, German advisor to Dutch king, dies at 86

Death
1854

J Gotthelf, writer, dies at 57

Death
1859

Louis (Ludwig) Spohr, composer (Faust), dies at 75

Death