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Historical Events In April - 05

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1820  Nadar, [Félix Tournachon], French painter/cartoonist/author/ballonist on this day in history.  

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

1822  James Nagle, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1866 on this day in history.  

1824  On this day in history sydney Thompson Dobell, poet (Roman)  

1825  On April - 05 david Rumph "Neighbor" Jones, Major General (Confederate Army)  

1827  On April - 05 joseph Lister, England, physician (founded aseptic surgery)  

1828  Pietro Plantania, composer on this day in history.  

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  Algernon Charles Swinburne, England, poet (Atalanta in Calydon) on this day in history.  

1838  On this day in history alpheus Hyatt, US, invertebrate paleontologist  

1839  Robert Smalls, Beaufort SC, black congressman 1875-87 (Rep-SC) on April - 05.  

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

1847  On this day in history opera "Die Fledermaus" is produced (Vienna)  

1853  A De Gasparis discovers asteroid #24 Themis on April - 05.  

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

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

1853  Alfonso Randano, composer on this day in history.  

1854  On this day in history vicente Goicoechea Errasti, composer  

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

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

1859  On April - 05 wilhelm Harteveld, composer  

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

1861  Federals abandon Ft Quitman, Tx on April - 05.  

1862  On this day in history siege of Yorktown VA  

1862  Louis Ganne, composer on April - 05.  

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

1868  On this day in history j F "Flooi" Du Toit, cricketer (one Test S Africa 1892)  

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

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

1871  On April - 05 georg Andreas Henkel, composer, dies at 66  

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

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

1876  On April - 05 viktor Patrick Vretblad, composer  

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Famous Birthdays In April - 05

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1288  Emperor Go-Fushimi of Japan (d. 1336) was born on this day in history.  

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  Thomas Hobbes, England, philosopher (Leviathan) was born on April - 05.  

1595  On April - 05 birth of john Wilson, composer  

1598  On April - 05 birth of laurentius Erhard, composer  

1604  Charles IV, Duke of Lorraine (d. 1675) was born on this day in history.  

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

Famous Deaths In April - 05

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0582  On this day in history death of eutychius, Patriarch of Constantinople (c. 512)  

0828  On this day in history nicephorus, patriarch of Constantinopel (806-15), dies at about 77  

1168  Death of Robert de Beaumont, 2nd Earl of Leicester (b. 1104) on this day in history.  

1258  Julian of Cornillon/Liege, Flemish visionary/saint, dies on this day in history.  

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

1419  Death of Vincent Ferrer, Spanish missionary and saint (b. 1350) on this day in history.  

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

1605  On April - 05 death of adam Loftus, English Protestant archbishop in Ireland (c.1513)  

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