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 This day in History - February 22
476 Historic Events for February 22
1828

Russia and Persia sign Peace of Turkmantsjai

Event
1828

Robert Alexander Cameron, Bvt Mjr Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1894

Birth
1829

Adam A earl von Neipperg, Austrian general, dies at 53

Death
1832

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, poet, Weimar, Germany

Death
1833

Josef Foerster, composer

Birth
1834

Albert Heinrich Zabel, composer

Birth
1835

HMS Beagle/Charles Darwin leave Valdivia Chile

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1836

Dutch garrison evacuates fort Du Bus New Guinea

Event
1836

Eduard Wachmann, composer

Birth
1836

John Clarke-Whitfeld, composer, dies at 65

Death
1838

Pierre Jules Cesar Janssen, discoverer of hydrogen in Sun

Birth
1838

Friedrich Johann Eck, composer, dies at 70

Death
1840

F August Bebel, German social-democrat

Birth
1842

L‚on Vanderkindere, Belgian historian/mayor (Ukkel)

Birth
1842

Carl Rosa, Hamburg Germany, founder (Rosa opera company)

Birth
1843

Affonso de Escragnolle Taunay, France/Brazil writer (Inocencia)

Birth
1844

Kazamierz Julian Kratzer, composer

Birth
1846

Nikoli A Poveloi, Russian writer/publisher, dies at 49 [OS]

Death
1846

Carolus Antonius Fodor, composer, dies at 77

Death
1847

Battle of Buena Vista: US troops beat Mexican army

Event
1849

Alexander Ernst Fesca, composer, dies at 28

Death
1850

Isaac L Rice, Germany, (namesake of Columbia Univ's Rice stadium)

Birth
1852

Pieter K Pel, internist (Pel-Ebstein fever)

Birth
1854

1st meeting of Republican Party (Michigan)

Event
1856

1st national meeting of Republican Party (Pittsburgh)

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