Historical Events In April - 02
Thursday, 02 July 2020
1862 Nicholas Murray Butler, US, Columbia U pres/pacifist (Nobel 1931) on April - 02.
1863 Bread revolt in Richmond Virginia on April - 02.
1863 Henry C Van de Velde, Flemish painter/architect (Art Nouveau) on this day in history.
1864 Skirmish at Crump's Hill (Piney Woods), Louisiana on April - 02.
1865 On this day in history ambrose P Hill confederate general, dies at 39
1865 CSA Pres Jefferson Davis flees Confederate capital of Richmond, VA on April - 02.
1865 On April - 02 gen A.P. Hill is killed by a Federal Picket
1865 On this day in history lee's line is broken at Petersberg
1865 Richard Cobden founder Anti-Corn-Law League, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1865 On this day in history battle of Petersburg, VA (Ft Gregg, Sutherland's Station)
1865 On this day in history ambrose Powell Hill, Confederate general, killed in action at 39
1866 On April - 02 pres Johnson ends war in Ala, Ark, Fla, Ga, Miss, La, NC, SC, Tn &Va
1866 On this day in history pres Johnson ends war in Ala, Ark, Fla, Ga, Miss, La, NC, SC, Tn & Va
1868 Eduard Jacobs, singer/pianist (Dutch cabaret) on April - 02.
1869 On April - 02 r Luther discovers asteroid #108 Hecuba
1870 On this day in history victoria Woodhull is 1st woman to be nominated for US pres
1871 On April - 02 dominion of Canada's first census shows a population of 3,689,257, including 2,110,000 of British origin and 1,083,000 of French origin
1872 On April - 02 samuel F B Morse developer of electric telegraph dies at 80
1872 George B Brayton patents gasoline powered engine on April - 02.
1872 Samuel F B Morse developer of electric telegraph, dies at 80 on April - 02.
1875 Walter Chrysler, Wamego, Kansas, founder of car company Chrysler on April - 02.
1876 Philadelphia A's & Boston Red Caps play 1st NL game, in Phila on April - 02.
1876 On April - 02 paul van Vlissingen, Dutch ship owner, dies at 78
1877 On April - 02 the first Easter egg roll held on White House lawn
1877 On this day in history 1st Easter egg roll held on White House lawn
1877 On April - 02 arnold Schering, German musicologist (Humor, Heldentum, Tragik)
1878 1st issue of Rotterdam's Newspaper on this day in history.
1883 Battle at Bamako: French assault on Fabous arm forces attack on this day in history.
1884 London prison for debtors closed on April - 02.
1885 On this day in history wandering Spirit massacres 9 white settlers and Metis at Frog Lake Saskatchewan takes one man and two women prisoner with 7 other Crees.
1887 Juneau Alaska the US seizes Canadian sealing ships in North Pacific (boy they sure pick on us) on April - 02.
1890 Marinus FAG Campbell, bibliographer, dies at 70 on April - 02.
1891 The birth of Max Ernst, German painter on this day in history.
1891 On April - 02 max Ernst, Germany, painter/sculptor (founded surrealism)