Historical Events In April - 05
Tuesday, 04 August 2020
1820 On April - 05 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 this day in history 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 this day in history.
1828 On this day in history pietro Plantania, composer
1830 Alexander Muir, Lesmahagow Scotland, poet (Maple Leaf Forever) on this day in history.
1832 On this day in history jules-Francois Camille Ferry, French statesman
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 On April - 05 robert Smalls, Beaufort SC, black congressman 1875-87 (Rep-SC)
1845 Jules M Cambon, French gov-gen of Algeria/ambassador on April - 05.
1847 Opera "Die Fledermaus" is produced (Vienna) on this day in history.
1853 On April - 05 a De Gasparis discovers asteroid #24 Themis
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 April - 05 vicente Goicoechea Errasti, composer
1856 Booker Taliaferro Washington, pioneer educator (1st black on US stamp) on this day in history.
1857 On April - 05 alexander-Jozef von Battenberg, ruler of Bulgaria (1879-86)
1859 On April - 05 wilhelm Harteveld, composer
1861 On April - 05 federals abandon Fort Quitman TX
1861 On this day in history federals abandon Ft Quitman, Tx
1862 On this day in history siege of Yorktown VA
1862 Louis Ganne, composer on this day in history.
1865 Battle at Amelia Springs/Jetersville VA (Appomattox Campaign) on April - 05.
1868 J F "Flooi" Du Toit, cricketer (one Test S Africa 1892) on April - 05.
1869 On April - 05 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 Johann Strauss Sr's opera "Die Fledermaus", premieres in Vienna on April - 05.
1874 "Die Fledermaus" 1st performed (Vienna) on April - 05.
1876 Viktor Patrick Vretblad, composer on April - 05.