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Historical Events In April - 05

Thursday, 09 December 2021

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

1820  On April - 05 henrik C Cras, lawyer (Laudatio Hugonis Grotii), dies at 81  

1822  On April - 05 james Nagle, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1866  

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

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

1827  Joseph Lister, England, physician (founded aseptic surgery) on April - 05.  

1828  Pietro Plantania, composer on April - 05.  

1830  Alexander Muir, Lesmahagow Scotland, poet (Maple Leaf Forever) on April - 05.  

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

1837  On this day in history 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  Opera "Die Fledermaus" is produced (Vienna) on April - 05.  

1853  A De Gasparis discovers asteroid #24 Themis on this day in history.  

1853  Asteroid 24, Themis discovered on April - 05.  

1853  On this day in history deGasparis discovers his 7th asteroid, Themis (24)  

1853  Alfonso Randano, composer on this day in history.  

1854  On April - 05 vicente Goicoechea Errasti, composer  

1856  Booker Taliaferro Washington, pioneer educator (1st black on US stamp) on April - 05.  

1857  On April - 05 alexander-Jozef von Battenberg, ruler of Bulgaria (1879-86)  

1859  Wilhelm Harteveld, composer on April - 05.  

1861  Federals abandon Fort Quitman TX on this day in history.  

1861  On this day in history federals abandon Ft Quitman, Tx  

1862  Siege of Yorktown VA on this day in history.  

1862  On this day in history louis Ganne, composer  

1865  Battle at Amelia Springs/Jetersville VA (Appomattox Campaign) on April - 05.  

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

1869  Albert Roussel, Tourcoing France, composer (Rapsodie Flamende) on April - 05.  

1871  On April - 05 jeanne Bougeois, [La Mistinguette], artist (French revue)  

1871  Georg Andreas Henkel, composer, dies at 66 on April - 05.  

1874  On April - 05 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 April - 05 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 this day in history.  

1523  Blaise de Vigenère, French cryptographer (d. 1596) was born on April - 05.  

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

1595  John Wilson, composer was born on this day in history.  

1598  On April - 05 birth of laurentius Erhard, composer  

1604  On this day in history birth of charles IV, Duke of Lorraine (d. 1675)  

1622  Vincenzo Viviani, Italian mathematician (d. 1703) was born on April - 05.  

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Famous Deaths In April - 05

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0582  On April - 05 death of eutychius, Patriarch of Constantinople (c. 512)  

0828  Nicephorus, patriarch of Constantinopel (806-15), dies at about 77 on April - 05.  

1168  Death of Robert de Beaumont, 2nd Earl of Leicester (b. 1104) on April - 05.  

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

1270  Ramban Nachmanides, Talmudic scholar (Hiddushei Ha-Ramden), dies on this day in history.  

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

1531  On this day in history death of richard Roose, boiled to death for trying to poison an archbishop  

1605  Death of Adam Loftus, English Protestant archbishop in Ireland (c.1513) on April - 05.  

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