Historical Events Happened In April - 04
Tuesday, 07 July 2015
1662 Davis Mell, composer, dies at 57 on April - 04.
1664 Adam Willaerts, Dutch seascape painter, dies on April - 04.
1686 English king James II publishes Declaration of Indulgence on this day in history.
1687 On this day in history english King James II orders his Declaration of Indulgence read in church
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 Karel, duke of Berry/French heir to the throne, dies on this day in history.
1716 On April - 04 russian & Prussian troops occupy Wismar
1716 John Evangelist Schreiber, composer on this day in history.
1721 On this day in history sir Robert Walpole enters office as the first Prime Minister of the United Kingdom under King George I.
1731 On April - 04 francisco Morera, composer
1734 Johann C van Erckel, old Catholic theologist, dies at about 79 on this day in history.
1737 On April - 04 anthony van Heim installed as Dutch pension advisor
1740 On April - 04 wolfgang Nicolaus Haueisen, composer
1752 Niccolo Antonio Zingarelli, composer (Andromeda) on this day in history.
1755 On April - 04 vincenc Masek, composer
1758 On this day in history john Hoppner, portrait painter
1762 On April - 04 stephen Storace, composer
1774 On this day in history oliver Goldsmith, Irish poet (She Stoops to Conquer), dies at 17
1776 On April - 04 continental Navy frigate Columbus captures HM Tender Hawke, first American capture of British armed vessel
1784 On this day in history mary Mead, wife of English journalist John Wilkes, dies
1785 Bettina Brentano, composer on April - 04.
1786 On this day in history john Franklin, British explorer (Arctic)
1792 Thaddeus Stevens, US Radical Republican congressional leader (Rep-R) on this day in history.
1804 On this day in history joseph Fischhof, composer
1806 Friedrich Gottlob Fleischer, composer, dies at 84 on April - 04.
1807 Joseph Jerome Le Francais de Lalande, French astronomer, dies on this day in history.
1809 On April - 04 benjamin Pierce, US mathematician/astronomer
1814 On April - 04 napoleon abdicates for the first time.
1814 John Blair Smith Todd, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1872 on April - 04.
1817 John Wilson Sprague, Bvt Mjr General (Union volunteers), died in 1893 on April - 04.
1817 On this day in history prince d'Essing, dies
1818 On April - 04 congress decided US flag is 13 red & white stripes & 20 stars
1818 On April - 04 congress decided US flag is 13 red and white stripes and 20 stars