This page lists news articles and events for the year 1844.
Events that happen on the specified date are listed under Events: entries. News articles that were published on the specified date are listed under News: entries. Events that only happened in fiction on the specified date are listed under Fiction: entries and are written in italics.
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- Event: P.T. Barnum and General Tom Thumb go on tour across Europe, appearing before the Crowned Heads.
- Event: Pierre "Pig's Eye" Parrant leaves Saint Paul, Minnesota. His later fate is a matter of speculation.