Historical Events In April - 05
Thursday, 13 August 2020
1820 On April - 05 nadar, [FĂ©lix Tournachon], French painter/cartoonist/author/ballonist
1820 Henrik C Cras, lawyer (Laudatio Hugonis Grotii), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1822 On April - 05 james Nagle, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1866
1824 On April - 05 sydney Thompson Dobell, poet (Roman)
1825 On April - 05 david Rumph "Neighbor" Jones, Major General (Confederate Army)
1827 On April - 05 joseph Lister, England, physician (founded aseptic surgery)
1828 On this day in history pietro Plantania, composer
1830 Alexander Muir, Lesmahagow Scotland, poet (Maple Leaf Forever) on this day in history.
1832 On this day in history jules-Francois Camille Ferry, French statesman
1837 Algernon Charles Swinburne, England, poet (Atalanta in Calydon) on this day in history.
1838 On April - 05 alpheus Hyatt, US, invertebrate paleontologist
1839 On April - 05 robert Smalls, Beaufort SC, black congressman 1875-87 (Rep-SC)
1845 Jules M Cambon, French gov-gen of Algeria/ambassador on this day in history.
1847 On April - 05 opera "Die Fledermaus" is produced (Vienna)
1853 On this day in history a De Gasparis discovers asteroid #24 Themis
1853 On this day in history asteroid 24, Themis discovered
1853 On April - 05 deGasparis discovers his 7th asteroid, Themis (24)
1853 Alfonso Randano, composer on April - 05.
1854 Vicente Goicoechea Errasti, composer on this day in history.
1856 Booker Taliaferro Washington, pioneer educator (1st black on US stamp) on this day in history.
1857 Alexander-Jozef von Battenberg, ruler of Bulgaria (1879-86) on April - 05.
1859 Wilhelm Harteveld, composer on April - 05.
1861 On this day in history federals abandon Fort Quitman TX
1861 On April - 05 federals abandon Ft Quitman, Tx
1862 On this day in history siege of Yorktown VA
1862 On this day in history louis Ganne, composer
1865 Battle at Amelia Springs/Jetersville VA (Appomattox Campaign) on this day in history.
1868 On this day in history j F "Flooi" Du Toit, cricketer (one Test S Africa 1892)
1869 On April - 05 albert Roussel, Tourcoing France, composer (Rapsodie Flamende)
1871 Jeanne Bougeois, [La Mistinguette], artist (French revue) on April - 05.
1871 Georg Andreas Henkel, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1874 Johann Strauss Sr's opera "Die Fledermaus", premieres in Vienna on this day in history.
1874 On this day in history "Die Fledermaus" 1st performed (Vienna)
1876 Viktor Patrick Vretblad, composer on this day in history.