Historical Events In April - 19
Thursday, 13 May 2021
1840 Andrea Bezzola, writer on April - 19.
1850 On April - 19 edward John Gregory, painter/engraver
1852 Calif Historical Society forms on this day in history.
1852 Vasili A Zjukovski, Russian folk poet/translator (Homerus), dies at 69 on April - 19.
1853 On April - 19 netherlands Van Hall govt forms
1855 On this day in history r Luther discovers asteroid #35 Leukothea
1857 On April - 19 lucien Levy-Bruhl, philosopher
1858 On this day in history 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 April - 19.
1861 On April - 19 president Lincoln orders blockade of Southern ports from SC to Texas
1861 On this day in history warden Oncle, [Edward Vermeulen], Flemish farmer/writer
1862 On April - 19 louis Powell Harvey, US governor of Wisconsin, drowns
1863 Union troops/fleet occupy For Huger, Virginia on April - 19.
1863 On this day in history felix Blumenfeld, composer
1864 On this day in history naval Engagement at Cherbourg, FR: USS Kearsage vs CSS Alabama
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 On April - 19 max Von Schillings, German composer/conductor (Der Pfeifertag)
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 this day in history sydney Barnes, cricketer (probably England's greatest bowler)
1874 On this day in history barracks on Alcatraz Island destroyed in fire
1874 Firmin Baes, Flemish painter on April - 19.
1874 On April - 19 owen Jones, architect, dies
1876 J C Watson discovers asteroid #161 Athor on this day in history.
1876 On this day in history hendrik W A E, duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin/king of Netherlands
1876 On April - 19 samuel Sebastian Wesley, composer, dies at 65
1877 On this day in history 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 Richard Scheibe, German sculptor (Adler mit Hakenkreuz) on this day in history.
1881 On April - 19 benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl (Beaconsfield)/novelist, dies