Historical Events In April - 19
Monday, 03 August 2020
1840 On April - 19 andrea Bezzola, writer
1850 On this day in history edward John Gregory, painter/engraver
1852 Calif Historical Society forms on this day in history.
1852 Vasili A Zjukovski, Russian folk poet/translator (Homerus), dies at 69 on April - 19.
1853 On April - 19 netherlands Van Hall govt forms
1855 R Luther discovers asteroid #35 Leukothea on this day in history.
1857 Lucien Levy-Bruhl, philosopher on this day in history.
1858 On this day in history may Robson, [Mary J Robison], Melbourne Aust, actress (Apple Annie)
1861 On this day in history baltimore riots-4 soldiers, 9 civilians killed
1861 Lincoln orders blockade of Confederate ports (Civil War) on this day in history.
1861 On April - 19 president Lincoln orders blockade of Southern ports from SC to Texas
1861 On April - 19 warden Oncle, [Edward Vermeulen], Flemish farmer/writer
1862 On April - 19 louis Powell Harvey, US governor of Wisconsin, drowns
1863 On April - 19 union troops/fleet occupy For Huger, Virginia
1863 On April - 19 felix Blumenfeld, composer
1864 On April - 19 naval Engagement at Cherbourg, FR: USS Kearsage vs CSS Alabama
1866 Henri WA Deterding, Dutch oil magnate (Royal Oil, Shell) on April - 19.
1867 On April - 19 robert Smirke, British architect, dies
1868 On this day in history max Von Schillings, German composer/conductor (Der Pfeifertag)
1870 A Borrelly discovers asteroid #110 Lydia on April - 19.
1870 Andreas Schelfhout, painter/etcher/lithographer, dies at 83 on this day in history.
1873 Sydney Barnes, cricketer (probably England's greatest bowler) on this day in history.
1874 On April - 19 barracks on Alcatraz Island destroyed in fire
1874 Firmin Baes, Flemish painter on this day in history.
1874 Owen Jones, architect, dies on this day in history.
1876 On this day in history j C Watson discovers asteroid #161 Athor
1876 Hendrik W A E, duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin/king of Netherlands on April - 19.
1876 On April - 19 samuel Sebastian Wesley, composer, dies at 65
1877 The opera "Les Cloches de Cornerville" is produced (Paris) on this day in history.
1877 Opera "Les Cloches de Cornerville" is produced (Paris) on this day in history.
1877 On April - 19 ole Evinrude, inventor (outboard marine engine)
1879 On this day in history j Palisa discovers asteroid #195 Eurykleia
1879 Richard Scheibe, German sculptor (Adler mit Hakenkreuz) on this day in history.
1881 Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl (Beaconsfield)/novelist, dies on April - 19.