Historical Events In April - 14
Saturday, 13 August 2022
1676 Ernst Chreistian Hesse, composer on April - 14.
1692 Carlos de Gurrea, Spanish viceroy (Spanish Netherlands), dies on April - 14.
1695 Jean de la Fontaine, French poet (Fables), dies at 73 on this day in history.
1699 Khalsa: Birth of Khalsa, the brotherhood of the Sikh religion, in Northern India in accordance with the Nanakshahi calendar on this day in history.
1710 On April - 14 marie A C de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer
1716 On this day in history arthur Herbert, 1st Earl of Torrington, British admiral
1718 Emanuele Barbella, composer on this day in history.
1721 On this day in history william August duke of Cumberland, English army leader
1723 John Wainwright, composer on this day in history.
1738 Duck of Portland, (C) British PM (1783, 1807-09) on April - 14.
1756 On this day in history gov Glen of SC protests against 900 Acadia indians
1759 Georg Friedrich Handel, organist/composer (Watermusic), dies at 74 on April - 14.
1762 Giuseppe Valadier, Italian architect/archaeologist on this day in history.
1764 Peder [Nielsen] Horrebow, Danish astronomer, dies at 84 on April - 14.
1770 On this day in history george Canning, London, British PM (1827)
1775 On this day in history 1st abolitionist society in US organizes in Phila
1777 NY adopts new constitution as an independent state on this day in history.
1782 On this day in history carlo Coccia, composer
1792 France declares war on Austria, starting French Revolutionary Wars on this day in history.
1797 Adolphe Thiers, 1st president of 3rd French Republic (1871-77) on this day in history.
1799 Napoleon called for establishing Jerusalem for Jews on this day in history.
1803 Friedrich von Amerling, Austrian painter on April - 14.
1809 On April - 14 napoleon defeated Austria in the Battle of Abensberg, Bavaria
1809 George W Vreede, Dutch lawyer/politician on April - 14.
1813 On this day in history junius S Morgan, US, merchant/philanthropist (Metro Museum of Art)
1813 Joachim Nicolas Eggert, composer, dies at 34 on this day in history.
1814 On April - 14 napoleon abdicated & was banished to Elba
1818 On April - 14 uS Medical Corp forms
1819 On April - 14 charles Halle, pianist/conductor/founder (Halle Orch)
1820 On April - 14 harry Thompson Hays, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1876
1828 18-gun sloop "Acorn" sinks off Halifax with 115 men aboard on April - 14.
1828 On this day in history first edition of Noah Webster's dictionary published
1828 On April - 14 first edition of the Webster dictionary is published Now what did that word mean?
1831 Soldiers marching on a bridge in Manchester, England cause it to collapse on April - 14.