Historical Events In April - 05
Sunday, 25 September 2022
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