Historical Events In April - 09
Tuesday, 26 October 2021
1682 On April - 09 robert La Salle claims lower Mississippi (Louisiana) for France
1691 On this day in history french troops occupy Mons
1716 On April - 09 johann Georg Zechner, composer
1717 On this day in history georg Matthias Monn, composer
1724 1st Easter [NS=April 16] on this day in history.
1747 On April - 09 lord Lovat, English jacobiet, dies
1751 On this day in history emanuel Schikaneder, [Johann Schickeneder], German playwright [or 9/1]
1754 Antonio Frantisek Becvarovsky, composer on this day in history.
1754 On this day in history christian von Wolff, German philosopher, dies at 75
1757 Wojciech Boguslawski, composer on this day in history.
1761 On this day in history william Law, theologian, dies
1765 Maria Louise van Hessen-Kassel, princess of Orange-Nassau, dies at 77 on this day in history.
1766 The first fire escape patented, wicker basket on a pulley &chain on April - 09.
1770 On this day in history capt James Cook discovers Botany Bay (Australia)
1773 Étienne Aignan, French writer (d. 1824 on April - 09.
1783 Tippu Sahib drives out English from Bednore India on this day in history.
1785 On this day in history sibrand Acker Stratingh, Dutch physician/chemist (electric car 1835)
1789 House of Representives first meeting on April - 09.
1793 On April - 09 ernestus Weinrauch, composer, dies at 62
1798 Giuditta Pasta, [Negri], soprano on April - 09.
1802 French Protestant church becomes state-supported &-controlled on this day in history.
1804 On April - 09 jacques Necker, fiancier/statesman, dies
1806 Isambard Kingdom Brunel, designer of 1st transatlantic steamer on this day in history.
1806 On April - 09 willem V Batavus, prince of Orange-Nassau, dies at 58
1807 John Opie, Engl painter/illustrator: Shakespeare gallery, dies at 45 on this day in history.
1808 On April - 09 mayor Wolters offers French king Louis Napoleon townhall as a palace
1812 On April - 09 randolph Barnes Marcy, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1887
1814 On April - 09 elias Canneman (L) resigns as minister of Finance
1816 African Methodist Episcopal Church organizes (Phila) on April - 09.
1821 On April - 09 the birth of Charles-Pierre Baudelaire, French poet
1821 On this day in history charles-Pierre Baudelaire, France, symbolist poet (Flowers of Evil)
1821 Felix Maximo Lopez, composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
1826 Thomas Hewson Neill, Bvt Mjr General (Union volunteers), died in 1885 on April - 09.
1829 Danzig (Gdansk) dike break flood kills 1,200 on this day in history.