Historical Events Happened In April - 04
Friday, 27 March 2015
1662 Davis Mell, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
1664 On this day in history adam Willaerts, Dutch seascape painter, dies
1686 English king James II publishes Declaration of Indulgence on April - 04.
1687 English King James II orders his Declaration of Indulgence read in church on April - 04.
1687 On April - 04 king James II orders his declaration of indulgence read in church
1701 Joseph Haines, entertainer and author on April - 04.
1714 On April - 04 karel, duke of Berry/French heir to the throne, dies
1716 On this day in history russian & Prussian troops occupy Wismar
1716 John Evangelist Schreiber, composer on April - 04.
1721 On April - 04 sir Robert Walpole enters office as the first Prime Minister of the United Kingdom under King George I.
1731 On this day in history francisco Morera, composer
1734 On this day in history johann C van Erckel, old Catholic theologist, dies at about 79
1737 On April - 04 anthony van Heim installed as Dutch pension advisor
1740 Wolfgang Nicolaus Haueisen, composer on April - 04.
1752 On April - 04 niccolo Antonio Zingarelli, composer (Andromeda)
1755 On this day in history vincenc Masek, composer
1758 John Hoppner, portrait painter on this day in history.
1762 On April - 04 stephen Storace, composer
1774 On April - 04 oliver Goldsmith, Irish poet (She Stoops to Conquer), dies at 17
1776 Continental Navy frigate Columbus captures HM Tender Hawke, first American capture of British armed vessel on April - 04.
1784 Mary Mead, wife of English journalist John Wilkes, dies on April - 04.
1785 Bettina Brentano, composer on April - 04.
1786 John Franklin, British explorer (Arctic) on April - 04.
1792 On April - 04 thaddeus Stevens, US Radical Republican congressional leader (Rep-R)
1804 On this day in history joseph Fischhof, composer
1806 On this day in history friedrich Gottlob Fleischer, composer, dies at 84
1807 On this day in history joseph Jerome Le Francais de Lalande, French astronomer, dies
1809 On April - 04 benjamin Pierce, US mathematician/astronomer
1814 On April - 04 napoleon abdicates for the first time.
1814 On April - 04 john Blair Smith Todd, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1872
1817 On April - 04 john Wilson Sprague, Bvt Mjr General (Union volunteers), died in 1893
1817 On April - 04 prince d'Essing, dies
1818 Congress decided US flag is 13 red & white stripes & 20 stars on April - 04.
1818 On this day in history congress decided US flag is 13 red and white stripes and 20 stars