Historical Events In April - 24
Wednesday, 06 July 2022
1766 On April - 24 robert Bailey Thomas, founder (Farmer's Almanac)
1769 Arthur Wellesley, General/Duke of Wellington on April - 24.
1773 On April - 24 harman W Muntinghe, lawyer/Dutch colonial director
1776 On April - 24 carolus van de Abeele, Flemish Jesuit, dies at 84
1791 Nikolaj A Bestuzhev, Russia, writer/painter (Account about Holland) on this day in history.
1792 "La Marseillaise" composed by Claude-Joseph Rouget de Lisle on April - 24.
1792 On April - 24 "La Marseillaise", which later becomes the French national anthem, composed by Claude-Joseph Rouget de Lisle
1796 K L Immermann, writer on April - 24.
1800 Library of Congress established with $5,000 allocation on April - 24.
1800 On April - 24 library of Congress establishes with $5,000 allocation
1801 On April - 24 1st performance of Joseph Haydn's oratorio "Die Jahreszeiten"
1804 Thomas Oliver Selfridge, Comm (Union Navy) on this day in history.
1807 Charles Ferguson Smith, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1862 on this day in history.
1814 Angela Burdett-Coutts, philanthropist extrordinaire on this day in history.
1815 Anthony Trollope, England, novelist/poet (Barchester Towers) on this day in history.
1822 Erastus Barnard Tyler, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers) on April - 24.
1823 Eugene Scribes "Le Menteur Veridique," premieres in Paris on April - 24.
1824 On this day in history fournier, Swiss/French postage stamp forger
1824 On this day in history herman Muntinghe, theologist (History of Mankind), dies at 71
1827 On April - 24 pierre Joseph Candielle, composer, dies at 82
1828 Robert Brank Vance, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1899 on this day in history.
1829 On this day in history george Peabody Estey, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1881
1833 On April - 24 jacob Ebert of Cadiz, OH and George Dulty of Wheeling, WV got together to patent the soda fountain.
1833 Patent granted for first soda fountain on April - 24.
1833 Jacob Evert & George Dulty patent soda fountain on this day in history.
1836 On this day in history jeltje de Bosch Kemper, Dutch feminist
1837 On this day in history friedrich von Holstein, German diplomat (die graue Eminenz)
1845 On April - 24 carl Spitteler, Switz, poet (Prometheus & Epimetheus; Nobel 1919)
1848 On April - 24 francois van Campenhout, Belgian composer (Brabanconne), dies at 69
1849 On this day in history joseph S Gallieni, general (Battle of Marne)/milt governor (Paris)
1850 Louis Alexandre Piccinni, composer, dies at 70 on April - 24.
1851 On this day in history eduardo Acevedo Diaz, Uruguaian writer (Ismael, Grito de Gloria)
1854 On this day in history austria's Franz Joseph I marries Elisabeth A E "Sissi"
1855 On April - 24 walenty Karol Kratzer, composer, dies at 75