Historical Events In April - 11
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
1775 On April - 11 the last execution for witchcraft in Germany takes place.
1775 Charles-Francois Dumonchau, composer on April - 11.
1779 On April - 11 louise Reichardt, composer
1783 On April - 11 congress declares end of war with Great Britain
1783 Nikita I Panin, Russian earl/ambassador in Denmark, dies at 64 on April - 11.
1793 On this day in history nicolaas C Kist, Dutch church historian/archivist
1794 Edward Everett, Dorchester Mass, (Gov-Mass), statesman/orator on April - 11.
1801 Johann von Schiller's "Die Jungfrau von Orleans," premieres in Leipzig on this day in history.
1801 Claude Tillier, French journalist/writer (My Uncle Benjamin) on this day in history.
1810 Jakob Zupan, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1812 Gottlieb Schick, German painter (Opfer Noachs), dies at 35 on this day in history.
1814 Former French leader Napoleon Bonaparte exiled to the island of Elba on April - 11.
1814 The first abdication of Napoleon; he is exiled to Elba on this day in history.
1814 On this day in history 1st abdication of France by Napoleon; he is exiled to Elba
1815 On April - 11 klara Fey, German orch leader (Deutscher Arbeiterverein)
1825 On April - 11 ferdinand Lassalle, French politician/founder (Allgemeiner)
1828 Foundation of Bahia Blanca on April - 11.
1830 Robert Schumann attends piano concerto by Paganini on April - 11.
1837 Ephraim Elmer Ellsworth, Col (Union Army), died in 1861 on this day in history.
1838 On April - 11 joseph Leopold Rockel, composer
1838 Pieter L Uys, South African pioneer (Great Pull), murdered at 40 on April - 11.
1839 On this day in history john Galt, Scottish writer (Last of the Lairds), dies at 59
1840 On this day in history john Conrad Nordqvist, composer
1842 John England, bishop of Charleston Carolina, dies on this day in history.
1848 Hungary becomes constitutional monarchy under king Ferdinand of Aust on April - 11.
1853 On April - 11 louis Emmanuel Eadin, composer, dies
1854 Hugh Massie, cricketer (Australian batsman of the 1880's) on this day in history.
1854 Karl Adolph von Basedow, German DR (Ziekte van Basedow), dies at 55 on April - 11.
1856 Battle of Rivas; Costa Rica beats Wm Walker's invading Nicaraguans on this day in history.
1856 Arthur Shrewsbury, cricketer (dominant England bat late 19th cent) on April - 11.
1859 On this day in history basil Harwood, composer
1862 On this day in history rebels surrender Ft Pulaski, Georgia
1862 On this day in history rebels surrender Ft Pulaski, Georgia-Rebels surrender
1862 Charles Evans Hughs, 11th Chief Justice of Supreme Court (1930-41) on this day in history.