Historical Events In April - 15
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
1829 On April - 15 mary Harris Thompson, 1st American woman surgeon
1837 On April - 15 horace Porter, Bvt Brig General (Union Army), died in 1921
1843 On April - 15 the birth of Henry James, American novelist
1843 On April - 15 carl Eilhardt, composer
1845 Dave Gregory, cricketer (Australia's 1st Test captain) on this day in history.
1850 On April - 15 city of San Francisco incorporated
1850 John Munroe Longyear, US, capitalist/bank president on this day in history.
1851 On this day in history earl G Andressy sentenced to death in Hungary
1853 Protestant church questions king Willem III RC bishops on April - 15.
1853 Johann Leopold Fuchs, composer, dies at 67 on April - 15.
1857 On this day in history n R Pogson discovers asteroid #43 Ariadne
1858 Battle of Azimghur, Mexicans defeat Spanish loyalists on this day in history.
1858 On this day in history anton G O Ridder Van Rappard, Dutch painter/lithographer/etcher
1861 On April - 15 federal army mobilized by Pres Lincoln
1861 Federal army (75,000 volunteers) mobilized by Pres Lincoln on this day in history.
1863 Jan Nepomuk Kanka, composer, dies at 90 on this day in history.
1864 On this day in history general Steeles' Union troops occupies Camden, Arkansas
1865 On this day in history the American president Abraham Lincoln is assassinated while watching a play
1865 Otto von Bismarck elevated to earl on this day in history.
1866 William Jackson, composer, dies at 51 on April - 15.
1870 On April - 15 last day US silver coins allow to circulate in Canada
1874 NY legislature passes compulsory education law on April - 15.
1874 On April - 15 johannes Stark, Germany, physicist (Stark effect) (Nobel 1919)
1875 Klaziena "Ina" Boudier-Bakker, Dutch playwright/novelist (Poverty) on April - 15.
1877 1st telephone installed: Boston-Somerville, Mass on April - 15.
1878 On April - 15 harley Procter introduces Ivory Soap
1878 Robert Walser, writer on April - 15.
1882 Giovanni Amendola, Italian antifascist/editor-in-chief (Il Mondo) on this day in history.
1885 On this day in history naval forces land at Panama to protect American interests during revolution
1888 J Palisa discovers asteroid #275 Sapientia on this day in history.
1888 Florence Bates, San Antonio Tx, actress (Kismet, I Remember Mama) on April - 15.
1888 On this day in history matthew Arnold, English poet, dies at 65
1889 Asa Philip Randolph, labor leader (Railroad Porter's Union) on April - 15.
1891 On this day in history alvin Carter, Virginia, vocalist (Carter Family)