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Historical Events In April - 05

Friday, 23 October 2020

1820  On this day in history nadar, [Félix Tournachon], French painter/cartoonist/author/ballonist  

1820  Henrik C Cras, lawyer (Laudatio Hugonis Grotii), dies at 81 on this day in history.  

1822  James Nagle, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1866 on April - 05.  

1824  On April - 05 sydney Thompson Dobell, poet (Roman)  

1825  On this day in history david Rumph "Neighbor" Jones, Major General (Confederate Army)  

1827  On this day in history joseph Lister, England, physician (founded aseptic surgery)  

1828  Pietro Plantania, composer on April - 05.  

1830  Alexander Muir, Lesmahagow Scotland, poet (Maple Leaf Forever) on this day in history.  

1832  Jules-Francois Camille Ferry, French statesman on April - 05.  

1837  On April - 05 algernon Charles Swinburne, England, poet (Atalanta in Calydon)  

1838  On April - 05 alpheus Hyatt, US, invertebrate paleontologist  

1839  On April - 05 robert Smalls, Beaufort SC, black congressman 1875-87 (Rep-SC)  

1845  On April - 05 jules M Cambon, French gov-gen of Algeria/ambassador  

1847  On April - 05 opera "Die Fledermaus" is produced (Vienna)  

1853  On this day in history a De Gasparis discovers asteroid #24 Themis  

1853  Asteroid 24, Themis discovered on this day in history.  

1853  DeGasparis discovers his 7th asteroid, Themis (24) on April - 05.  

1853  Alfonso Randano, composer on this day in history.  

1854  Vicente Goicoechea Errasti, composer on this day in history.  

1856  Booker Taliaferro Washington, pioneer educator (1st black on US stamp) on this day in history.  

1857  Alexander-Jozef von Battenberg, ruler of Bulgaria (1879-86) on this day in history.  

1859  Wilhelm Harteveld, composer on this day in history.  

1861  On this day in history federals abandon Fort Quitman TX  

1861  Federals abandon Ft Quitman, Tx on this day in history.  

1862  On April - 05 siege of Yorktown VA  

1862  Louis Ganne, composer on this day in history.  

1865  On April - 05 battle at Amelia Springs/Jetersville VA (Appomattox Campaign)  

1868  On April - 05 j F "Flooi" Du Toit, cricketer (one Test S Africa 1892)  

1869  On this day in history albert Roussel, Tourcoing France, composer (Rapsodie Flamende)  

1871  Jeanne Bougeois, [La Mistinguette], artist (French revue) on April - 05.  

1871  On this day in history georg Andreas Henkel, composer, dies at 66  

1874  On this day in history johann Strauss Sr's opera "Die Fledermaus", premieres in Vienna  

1874  "Die Fledermaus" 1st performed (Vienna) on April - 05.  

1876  On this day in history viktor Patrick Vretblad, composer  

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Famous Birthdays In April - 05

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1288  On this day in history birth of emperor Go-Fushimi of Japan (d. 1336)  

1472  Bianca Maria Sforza, wife of Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor (d. 1510) was born on April - 05.  

1523  On April - 05 birth of blaise de Vigenère, French cryptographer (d. 1596)  

1588  On this day in history birth of thomas Hobbes, England, philosopher (Leviathan)  

1595  On this day in history birth of john Wilson, composer  

1598  On this day in history birth of laurentius Erhard, composer  

1604  On April - 05 birth of charles IV, Duke of Lorraine (d. 1675)  

1622  On April - 05 birth of vincenzo Viviani, Italian mathematician (d. 1703)  

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Famous Deaths In April - 05

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0582  Death of Eutychius, Patriarch of Constantinople (c. 512) on April - 05.  

0828  On April - 05 nicephorus, patriarch of Constantinopel (806-15), dies at about 77  

1168  On April - 05 death of robert de Beaumont, 2nd Earl of Leicester (b. 1104)  

1258  On April - 05 julian of Cornillon/Liege, Flemish visionary/saint, dies  

1270  On April - 05 ramban Nachmanides, Talmudic scholar (Hiddushei Ha-Ramden), dies  

1419  On this day in history death of vincent Ferrer, Spanish missionary and saint (b. 1350)  

1531  Death of Richard Roose, boiled to death for trying to poison an archbishop on April - 05.  

1605  On this day in history death of adam Loftus, English Protestant archbishop in Ireland (c.1513)  

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