Historical Events In April - 14
Monday, 02 August 2021
1676 On April - 14 ernst Chreistian Hesse, composer
1692 Carlos de Gurrea, Spanish viceroy (Spanish Netherlands), dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history marie A C de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer
1716 On this day in history 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 On this day in history john Wainwright, composer
1738 On this day in history duck of Portland, (C) British PM (1783, 1807-09)
1756 Gov Glen of SC protests against 900 Acadia indians on April - 14.
1759 On this day in history georg Friedrich Handel, organist/composer (Watermusic), dies at 74
1762 Giuseppe Valadier, Italian architect/archaeologist on this day in history.
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 April - 14 1st abolitionist society in US organizes in Phila
1777 NY adopts new constitution as an independent state on this day in history.
1782 On this day in history carlo Coccia, composer
1792 On April - 14 france declares war on Austria, starting French Revolutionary Wars
1797 Adolphe Thiers, 1st president of 3rd French Republic (1871-77) on April - 14.
1799 On April - 14 napoleon called for establishing Jerusalem for Jews
1803 On this day in history friedrich von Amerling, Austrian painter
1809 Napoleon defeated Austria in the Battle of Abensberg, Bavaria on April - 14.
1809 George W Vreede, Dutch lawyer/politician on April - 14.
1813 Junius S Morgan, US, merchant/philanthropist (Metro Museum of Art) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history uS Medical Corp forms
1819 Charles Halle, pianist/conductor/founder (Halle Orch) on April - 14.
1820 Harry Thompson Hays, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1876 on this day in history.
1828 On April - 14 18-gun sloop "Acorn" sinks off Halifax with 115 men aboard
1828 On this day in history first edition of Noah Webster's dictionary published
1828 First edition of the Webster dictionary is published Now what did that word mean? on April - 14.
1831 Soldiers marching on a bridge in Manchester, England cause it to collapse on April - 14.