Historical Events Happened In April - 04
Wednesday, 22 October 2014
1662 Davis Mell, composer, dies at 57 on April - 04.
1664 On April - 04 adam Willaerts, Dutch seascape painter, dies
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 On this day in history joseph Haines, entertainer and author
1714 On this day in history karel, duke of Berry/French heir to the throne, dies
1716 On April - 04 russian & Prussian troops occupy Wismar
1716 On this day in history john Evangelist Schreiber, composer
1721 On April - 04 sir Robert Walpole enters office as the first Prime Minister of the United Kingdom under King George I.
1731 Francisco Morera, composer on this day in history.
1734 Johann C van Erckel, old Catholic theologist, dies at about 79 on this day in history.
1737 Anthony van Heim installed as Dutch pension advisor on April - 04.
1740 Wolfgang Nicolaus Haueisen, composer on April - 04.
1752 On April - 04 niccolo Antonio Zingarelli, composer (Andromeda)
1755 On April - 04 vincenc Masek, composer
1758 On April - 04 john Hoppner, portrait painter
1762 On this day in history stephen Storace, composer
1774 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1792 On April - 04 thaddeus Stevens, US Radical Republican congressional leader (Rep-R)
1804 On this day in history joseph Fischhof, composer
1806 On April - 04 friedrich Gottlob Fleischer, composer, dies at 84
1807 On April - 04 joseph Jerome Le Francais de Lalande, French astronomer, dies
1809 Benjamin Pierce, US mathematician/astronomer on this day in history.
1814 On this day in history napoleon abdicates for the first time.
1814 On this day in history john Blair Smith Todd, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1872
1817 John Wilson Sprague, Bvt Mjr General (Union volunteers), died in 1893 on April - 04.
1817 Prince d'Essing, dies on this day in history.
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