Historical Events In April - 14
Thursday, 13 May 2021
1676 On April - 14 ernst Chreistian Hesse, composer
1692 On April - 14 carlos de Gurrea, Spanish viceroy (Spanish Netherlands), dies
1695 Jean de la Fontaine, French poet (Fables), dies at 73 on April - 14.
1699 Khalsa: Birth of Khalsa, the brotherhood of the Sikh religion, in Northern India in accordance with the Nanakshahi calendar on April - 14.
1710 On this day in history marie A C de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer
1716 Arthur Herbert, 1st Earl of Torrington, British admiral on April - 14.
1718 On April - 14 emanuele Barbella, composer
1721 On this day in history william August duke of Cumberland, English army leader
1723 On April - 14 john Wainwright, composer
1738 Duck of Portland, (C) British PM (1783, 1807-09) on this day in history.
1756 On this day in history gov Glen of SC protests against 900 Acadia indians
1759 Georg Friedrich Handel, organist/composer (Watermusic), dies at 74 on April - 14.
1762 On this day in history giuseppe Valadier, Italian architect/archaeologist
1764 Peder [Nielsen] Horrebow, Danish astronomer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
1770 On April - 14 george Canning, London, British PM (1827)
1775 On this day in history 1st abolitionist society in US organizes in Phila
1777 On this day in history nY adopts new constitution as an independent state
1782 Carlo Coccia, composer on April - 14.
1792 France declares war on Austria, starting French Revolutionary Wars on this day in history.
1797 Adolphe Thiers, 1st president of 3rd French Republic (1871-77) on this day in history.
1799 On this day in history napoleon called for establishing Jerusalem for Jews
1803 Friedrich von Amerling, Austrian painter on this day in history.
1809 On April - 14 napoleon defeated Austria in the Battle of Abensberg, Bavaria
1809 George W Vreede, Dutch lawyer/politician on this day in history.
1813 On this day in history junius S Morgan, US, merchant/philanthropist (Metro Museum of Art)
1813 On this day in history joachim Nicolas Eggert, composer, dies at 34
1814 On this day in history napoleon abdicated & was banished to Elba
1818 US Medical Corp forms on this day in history.
1819 Charles Halle, pianist/conductor/founder (Halle Orch) on this day in history.
1820 Harry Thompson Hays, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1876 on April - 14.
1828 On this day in history 18-gun sloop "Acorn" sinks off Halifax with 115 men aboard
1828 First edition of Noah Webster's dictionary published on April - 14.
1828 On April - 14 first edition of the Webster dictionary is published Now what did that word mean?
1831 Soldiers marching on a bridge in Manchester, England cause it to collapse on April - 14.