Historical Events In April - 15
Friday, 05 March 2021
1829 Mary Harris Thompson, 1st American woman surgeon on this day in history.
1837 Horace Porter, Bvt Brig General (Union Army), died in 1921 on April - 15.
1843 The birth of Henry James, American novelist on this day in history.
1843 On April - 15 carl Eilhardt, composer
1845 On April - 15 dave Gregory, cricketer (Australia's 1st Test captain)
1850 City of San Francisco incorporated on April - 15.
1850 On April - 15 john Munroe Longyear, US, capitalist/bank president
1851 Earl G Andressy sentenced to death in Hungary on April - 15.
1853 Protestant church questions king Willem III RC bishops on April - 15.
1853 On April - 15 johann Leopold Fuchs, composer, dies at 67
1857 N R Pogson discovers asteroid #43 Ariadne on this day in history.
1858 Battle of Azimghur, Mexicans defeat Spanish loyalists on April - 15.
1858 On this day in history anton G O Ridder Van Rappard, Dutch painter/lithographer/etcher
1861 On this day in history federal army mobilized by Pres Lincoln
1861 On this day in history federal army (75,000 volunteers) mobilized by Pres Lincoln
1863 Jan Nepomuk Kanka, composer, dies at 90 on April - 15.
1864 On April - 15 general Steeles' Union troops occupies Camden, Arkansas
1865 On April - 15 the American president Abraham Lincoln is assassinated while watching a play
1865 On April - 15 otto von Bismarck elevated to earl
1866 On April - 15 william Jackson, composer, dies at 51
1870 Last day US silver coins allow to circulate in Canada on this day in history.
1874 On this day in history nY legislature passes compulsory education law
1874 On April - 15 johannes Stark, Germany, physicist (Stark effect) (Nobel 1919)
1875 Klaziena "Ina" Boudier-Bakker, Dutch playwright/novelist (Poverty) on this day in history.
1877 On this day in history 1st telephone installed: Boston-Somerville, Mass
1878 Harley Procter introduces Ivory Soap on this day in history.
1878 On this day in history robert Walser, writer
1882 On April - 15 giovanni Amendola, Italian antifascist/editor-in-chief (Il Mondo)
1885 Naval forces land at Panama to protect American interests during revolution on April - 15.
1888 On this day in history j Palisa discovers asteroid #275 Sapientia
1888 On April - 15 florence Bates, San Antonio Tx, actress (Kismet, I Remember Mama)
1888 On this day in history matthew Arnold, English poet, dies at 65
1889 On this day in history asa Philip Randolph, labor leader (Railroad Porter's Union)
1891 Alvin Carter, Virginia, vocalist (Carter Family) on this day in history.