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Historical Events In April - 28

Tuesday, 24 May 2022

1788  Maryland becomes 7th state to ratify constitution on April - 28.  

1789  On this day in history mutiny on HMS Bounty  

1789  Mutiny on the Bounty on April - 28.  

1789  Fletcher Christian leads Mutiny on HMS Bounty & Capt William Bligh on this day in history.  

1795  On April - 28 charles Sturt, England, explorer (Australia)  

1796  On April - 28 cease fire of Cherasco  

1799  On April - 28 francois Giroust, composer, dies at 62  

1804  31 English ship sail Suriname river demand transition colony on April - 28.  

1804  On April - 28 hans Gram, composer, dies at 49  

1809  On April - 28 conradus Leemans, Dutch archaeologist  

1810  Daniel Ullmann, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1892 on April - 28.  

1812  On April - 28 daniel Henry Rucker, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1910  

1815  On April - 28 andrew Jackson Smith, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1897  

1818  Monroe proclaims naval disarmament on Great Lakes & Lake Champlain on this day in history.  

1825  James Winning McMillan, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers) on this day in history.  

1826  Alexander Stadtfeld, composer on April - 28.  

1829  Dutch parliament accepts new press laws on April - 28.  

1838  On this day in history tobias M Carel Asser, Holland, advocate of world law (Nobel 1911)  

1842  Louis PMFG of Orleans, earl of Brazil (1870-89) on this day in history.  

1843  On April - 28 william Wallace, Scottish mathematician (rights of Wallace), dies  

1846  Johann E Backlund, Swedish astronomer (planets/asteroids) on this day in history.  

1847  George B Vashon becomes 1st black to enter NY State Bar on April - 28.  

1848  On April - 28 free last slaves in French colonies  

1848  On this day in history ludvig Schytte, composer  

1853  Ludwig Tieck, writer, dies at 79 on this day in history.  

1855  On April - 28 first veterinary college in US incorporated in Boston  

1855  On April - 28 1st veterinary college in US incorporated in Boston  

1864  William F A Ellison, Irish clergyman/director (Armagh Observatory) on April - 28.  

1865  Giacomo Meyerbeer's opera "L'Africaine," premieres in Paris on this day in history.  

1870  On April - 28 hermann Suter, composer  

1873  Harold Bauer, English/US pianist (Beethoven-Association) on April - 28.  

1873  A Manzoni, writer, dies at 88 on this day in history.  

1874  Karl Kraus, writer on this day in history.  

1876  Frank Cavanagh, one of football's coaching greats on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In April - 28

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1442  On this day in history birth of edward IV, King of England (1461-70, 71-83)  

1545  On April - 28 birth of yi Sun-sin, Korean admiral (d. 1598)  

1592  George Villiers, 1st duke of Buckingham/English admiral was born on this day in history.  

1630  Charles Cotton, English poet (d. 1687) was born on this day in history.  

1686  Michael Brokoff, Czech sculptor (d. 1721) was born on April - 28.  

1715  On April - 28 birth of franz Sparry, composer  

1748  Lorenz Justinian Ott, composer was born on April - 28.  

1750  On this day in history birth of paul Ignaz Kurzinger, composer  

Famous Deaths In April - 28

Famous People Died On This Day In History

1089  On this day in history dirk de Grote, bishop of Verdun/Basel/archbishop of Trier, dies  

1109  On this day in history hugo van Cluny, 6th abbott of Cluny/saint, dies  

1192  On April - 28 death of conrad of Montferrat (Conrad I), King of Jerusalem (b. mid 1140s)  

1498  On April - 28 death of henry Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland, English politician  

1533  On this day in history death of nicholas West, English bishop and diplomat (b. 1461)  

1710  Death of Thomas Betterton, English actor on this day in history.  

1716  On April - 28 death of louis de Montfort, French catholic priest (b. 1673)  

1726  On April - 28 death of thomas Pitt, British Governor of Madras (b. 1653)  

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