Historical Events In April - 04
Sunday, 16 January 2022
1882 On April - 04 mary Howe, composer
1884 Isoroku Yamamoto, admiral/supreme commander of Japanese fleet on April - 04.
1887 Susanna Medora Salter elected 1st US woman mayor (Argonia KS) on this day in history.
1887 Susanna Medora Salter elected 1st US woman mayor (Argonia, KS) on this day in history.
1888 Tris Speaker, baseball great, hit more doubles than Pete Rose on this day in history.
1889 Thomas T H Jorissen, historian, dies at 56 on April - 04.
1892 On April - 04 cyril Smith, Peterhead Scotland, actor (Adv of Sir Lancelot)
1893 Alphonse LPP de Candolle, Swiss botanist, dies at 86 on April - 04.
1895 On this day in history arthur Murray, NYC, dancer (Arthur Murray Dance Party)
1896 On this day in history announcement of Gold in the Yukon
1896 On this day in history news of the Yukon's Klondike gold strike reaches the outside world.
1896 The birth of Tristan Tzara, French poet on April - 04.
1896 On this day in history announcement of Gold in Yukon
1896 Robert Sherwood, dramatist (Abe Lincoln in Illinois, Idiot's Delight) on April - 04.
1897 On April - 04 pierre Fresnay, Paris France, actor (Grand Illusion)
1898 On April - 04 appointment of first Civil Engineering Corps officer, Mordecai Endicott, as Chief, Bureau of ards and Docks
1899 South Africa all out 35 vs England (Trott 4-19, Haigh 6-11) on April - 04.
1899 The birth of Duke Ellington, American band leader on April - 04.
1899 On April - 04 william Brann, cricketer (South African batsman v England 1922-23)
1900 On this day in history assassination attempt on prince of Wales/king Edward VII
1900 On this day in history british garrison of Reddersberg surrenders to Boer General De Wet
1900 Edward VII, King, assassinated on April - 04.
1901 On April - 04 carmel Myers, SF Calif, actress (Carmel Myers Show)
1902 British financier Cecil Rhodes leaves $10 million in his will to provide scholarships for Empire and American students at Oxford University on April - 04.
1902 On April - 04 cecil Rhodes scholarship fund established with $10 million
1902 On this day in history cecil Rhodes scholarship fund forms with $10 million
1902 Louise L de Vilmorin, French poetess/author (Lutin Sauvage) on this day in history.
1905 On April - 04 earthquake in Kangra India, kills 370,000
1905 In Kangra, India a 8.6 earthquake resulted in 19,000 deaths on April - 04.
1905 Earthquake in Kangra India, kills 20,000 on April - 04.
1905 Eugene Bozza, composer on April - 04.
1905 Constantin Meunier, Belgian painter/sculptor, dies at 73 on April - 04.
1906 On this day in history bea Benaderet, NYC, actress (Kate-Petticoat Junction)
1907 Nathan M Pusey, Iowa, educator (Natl Ass for Social Sciences-1963) on this day in history.