Historical Events In April - 14
Saturday, 27 February 2021
1676 On April - 14 ernst Chreistian Hesse, composer
1692 On April - 14 carlos de Gurrea, Spanish viceroy (Spanish Netherlands), dies
1695 On April - 14 jean de la Fontaine, French poet (Fables), dies at 73
1699 Khalsa: Birth of Khalsa, the brotherhood of the Sikh religion, in Northern India in accordance with the Nanakshahi calendar on April - 14.
1710 Marie A C de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer on April - 14.
1716 On April - 14 arthur Herbert, 1st Earl of Torrington, British admiral
1718 Emanuele Barbella, composer on this day in history.
1721 William August duke of Cumberland, English army leader on this day in history.
1723 John Wainwright, composer on this day in history.
1738 Duck of Portland, (C) British PM (1783, 1807-09) on April - 14.
1756 On April - 14 gov Glen of SC protests against 900 Acadia indians
1759 On this day in history georg Friedrich Handel, organist/composer (Watermusic), dies at 74
1762 On this day in history giuseppe Valadier, Italian architect/archaeologist
1764 On April - 14 peder [Nielsen] Horrebow, Danish astronomer, dies at 84
1770 George Canning, London, British PM (1827) on this day in history.
1775 On April - 14 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 this day in history.
1792 On this day in history france declares war on Austria, starting French Revolutionary Wars
1797 On this day in history adolphe Thiers, 1st president of 3rd French Republic (1871-77)
1799 Napoleon called for establishing Jerusalem for Jews on this day in history.
1803 On April - 14 friedrich von Amerling, Austrian painter
1809 On April - 14 napoleon defeated Austria in the Battle of Abensberg, Bavaria
1809 George W Vreede, Dutch lawyer/politician on April - 14.
1813 Junius S Morgan, US, merchant/philanthropist (Metro Museum of Art) on April - 14.
1813 Joachim Nicolas Eggert, composer, dies at 34 on April - 14.
1814 Napoleon abdicated & was banished to Elba on April - 14.
1818 US Medical Corp forms on April - 14.
1819 On this day in history charles Halle, pianist/conductor/founder (Halle Orch)
1820 Harry Thompson Hays, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1876 on April - 14.
1828 18-gun sloop "Acorn" sinks off Halifax with 115 men aboard on this day in history.
1828 First edition of Noah Webster's dictionary published on this day in history.
1828 First edition of the Webster dictionary is published Now what did that word mean? on April - 14.
1831 On April - 14 soldiers marching on a bridge in Manchester, England cause it to collapse.