Historical Events In April - 01
Tuesday, 18 May 2021
1864 On this day in history marie Jungius, Dutch fairy tale writer
1865 On April - 01 baie du Ha! Ha! Quebec, the first Canadian April Fools' Day on record celebrated by British troops and Canadian militia at Fort Poisson d'Avril.
1865 Battle of 5 Forks, signalling end of Lee's army on this day in history.
1865 -9] Battle at Blakely Alabama on April - 01.
1865 On April - 01 richard Zsigmondy, Germany, chemist (Nobel-1925)
1866 On April - 01 uS Congress rejects presidential veto gives all equal rights in US
1866 Ferruccio D M B Busoni, Italy, pianist/composer/conductor (Arlecchino) on April - 01.
1866 On this day in history aime Ambroise Simon Leborne, composer, dies at 98
1867 On April - 01 blacks vote in municipal election in Tuscumbia, Alabama
1867 On this day in history international Exhibition opens in Paris
1868 Hampton Institute opens on April - 01.
1868 The birth of Edmond Rostand, French author on this day in history.
1868 On April - 01 the Canadian Government fixes a uniform first class postal rate of three cents; establishes Post Office Savings Bank.
1868 On April - 01 edmond Rostand, France, poet/playwright (Cyrano de Bergerac)
1869 On April - 01 peter A Egge, Norwegian writer (De Droom)
1869 On this day in history anthony G O Ridder van Rappard, Min of Reformed Worship, dies at 69
1870 On this day in history patrick Gass sgt of Lewis &Clark Expedition, dies at 98
1870 On this day in history patrick Gass, sgt of Lewis & Clark Expedition, dies at 98
1871 On April - 01 f Melius Christiansen, composer
1872 On April - 01 1st edition of The Standard
1872 Tadeusz Joteyko, composer on this day in history.
1873 British White Star steamship Atlantic sinks off Nova Scotia, 547 die on April - 01.
1873 On this day in history the birth of Sergei Rachmaninov, Russian composer
1873 Sergei Rachmaninoff, Novgorod Russia, composer (Prelude in C# Minor) on this day in history.
1875 On April - 01 the Times of London becomes the first newspaper to print a daily weather chart.
1875 On April - 01 edgar Wallace, England, novelist/playwright/journalist (Terror)
1876 On this day in history 1st official NL baseball game (Boston-6, Phila-5)
1878 Carl Sternheim, German playwright (Hyperion/Tabula Rasa) on this day in history.
1878 On April - 01 eugene Gautier, composer, dies at 56
1881 Anti-Jewish riots in Jerusalem on April - 01.
1883 On April - 01 the birth of Lon Chaney, American actor
1883 Aleksander V Aleksandrov, Russian composer/conductor on this day in history.
1884 Laurette Taylor, [Helen LM Cooney], US actress (Broadway) on this day in history.
1885 On April - 01 clementine Ogilvy Spencer-Churchill (Hozier), British barones