Historical Events In April - 15
Tuesday, 04 August 2020
1829 Mary Harris Thompson, 1st American woman surgeon on April - 15.
1837 Horace Porter, Bvt Brig General (Union Army), died in 1921 on this day in history.
1843 The birth of Henry James, American novelist on April - 15.
1843 Carl Eilhardt, composer on April - 15.
1845 On this day in history dave Gregory, cricketer (Australia's 1st Test captain)
1850 On this day in history city of San Francisco incorporated
1850 On April - 15 john Munroe Longyear, US, capitalist/bank president
1851 On April - 15 earl G Andressy sentenced to death in Hungary
1853 Protestant church questions king Willem III RC bishops on April - 15.
1853 Johann Leopold Fuchs, composer, dies at 67 on April - 15.
1857 N R Pogson discovers asteroid #43 Ariadne on this day in history.
1858 Battle of Azimghur, Mexicans defeat Spanish loyalists on this day in history.
1858 Anton G O Ridder Van Rappard, Dutch painter/lithographer/etcher on this day in history.
1861 On April - 15 federal army mobilized by Pres Lincoln
1861 Federal army (75,000 volunteers) mobilized by Pres Lincoln on this day in history.
1863 Jan Nepomuk Kanka, composer, dies at 90 on April - 15.
1864 On this day in history general Steeles' Union troops occupies Camden, Arkansas
1865 The American president Abraham Lincoln is assassinated while watching a play on this day in history.
1865 Otto von Bismarck elevated to earl on April - 15.
1866 On April - 15 william Jackson, composer, dies at 51
1870 On April - 15 last day US silver coins allow to circulate in Canada
1874 On April - 15 nY legislature passes compulsory education law
1874 On this day in history johannes Stark, Germany, physicist (Stark effect) (Nobel 1919)
1875 On April - 15 klaziena "Ina" Boudier-Bakker, Dutch playwright/novelist (Poverty)
1877 1st telephone installed: Boston-Somerville, Mass on April - 15.
1878 On this day in history harley Procter introduces Ivory Soap
1878 On this day in history robert Walser, writer
1882 Giovanni Amendola, Italian antifascist/editor-in-chief (Il Mondo) on April - 15.
1885 On April - 15 naval forces land at Panama to protect American interests during revolution
1888 J Palisa discovers asteroid #275 Sapientia on this day in history.
1888 On April - 15 florence Bates, San Antonio Tx, actress (Kismet, I Remember Mama)
1888 On this day in history matthew Arnold, English poet, dies at 65
1889 On this day in history asa Philip Randolph, labor leader (Railroad Porter's Union)
1891 Alvin Carter, Virginia, vocalist (Carter Family) on April - 15.