Historical Events In April - 19
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
1840 On April - 19 andrea Bezzola, writer
1850 On this day in history edward John Gregory, painter/engraver
1852 Calif Historical Society forms on April - 19.
1852 On April - 19 vasili A Zjukovski, Russian folk poet/translator (Homerus), dies at 69
1853 Netherlands Van Hall govt forms on April - 19.
1855 On April - 19 r Luther discovers asteroid #35 Leukothea
1857 Lucien Levy-Bruhl, philosopher on this day in history.
1858 On April - 19 may Robson, [Mary J Robison], Melbourne Aust, actress (Apple Annie)
1861 On April - 19 baltimore riots-4 soldiers, 9 civilians killed
1861 Lincoln orders blockade of Confederate ports (Civil War) on this day in history.
1861 President Lincoln orders blockade of Southern ports from SC to Texas on April - 19.
1861 Warden Oncle, [Edward Vermeulen], Flemish farmer/writer on this day in history.
1862 On April - 19 louis Powell Harvey, US governor of Wisconsin, drowns
1863 On April - 19 union troops/fleet occupy For Huger, Virginia
1863 Felix Blumenfeld, composer on this day in history.
1864 Naval Engagement at Cherbourg, FR: USS Kearsage vs CSS Alabama on April - 19.
1866 On April - 19 henri WA Deterding, Dutch oil magnate (Royal Oil, Shell)
1867 On this day in history robert Smirke, British architect, dies
1868 Max Von Schillings, German composer/conductor (Der Pfeifertag) on April - 19.
1870 A Borrelly discovers asteroid #110 Lydia on this day in history.
1870 Andreas Schelfhout, painter/etcher/lithographer, dies at 83 on April - 19.
1873 On April - 19 sydney Barnes, cricketer (probably England's greatest bowler)
1874 On April - 19 barracks on Alcatraz Island destroyed in fire
1874 On this day in history firmin Baes, Flemish painter
1874 Owen Jones, architect, dies on April - 19.
1876 J C Watson discovers asteroid #161 Athor on this day in history.
1876 On April - 19 hendrik W A E, duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin/king of Netherlands
1876 On April - 19 samuel Sebastian Wesley, composer, dies at 65
1877 On April - 19 the opera "Les Cloches de Cornerville" is produced (Paris)
1877 On April - 19 opera "Les Cloches de Cornerville" is produced (Paris)
1877 On April - 19 ole Evinrude, inventor (outboard marine engine)
1879 On April - 19 j Palisa discovers asteroid #195 Eurykleia
1879 On April - 19 richard Scheibe, German sculptor (Adler mit Hakenkreuz)
1881 Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl (Beaconsfield)/novelist, dies on this day in history.