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 This day in History - April 1
462 Historic Events for April 1
1832

Robert the Hermit, US ex-slave/hermit in Massachusetts, dies

Death
1834

Isidore Edouard Legouix, composer

Birth
1836

Charles Darwin aboard HMS Beagle reaches Cocos Islands

Event
1843

Ludwig Enneccerus, German jurist

Birth
1847

Jules-Nicolas Crevaux, French explorer (South America)

Birth
1847

Gavriil Musicescu, composer

Birth
1850

SF County Govt established

Event
1852

Edward Austin Abbey, US, painter (Quest of the Holy Grail)

Birth
1853

Cincinnati became 1st US city to pay fire fighters a regular salary

Event
1858

Arnold Aletrino, Dutch physician-criminologist/author (From Life)

Birth
1858

Gaetano Mosca, Italian sociologist (Circulation of Elite)

Birth
1862

Shenandoah Valley campaign, Jackson's Battle of Woodstock, VA

Event
1863

1st wartime conscription law in US goes into effect

Event
1864

Marie Jungius, Dutch fairy tale writer

Birth
1865

Richard Zsigmondy, Germany, chemist (Nobel-1925)

Birth
1865

-9] Battle at Blakely Alabama

Event
1865

Battle of 5 Forks Virginia, signalling end of Lee's army

Event
1866

Sophonisba Breckenridge, scholar/teacher/social activist

Birth
1866

Johannes C H de Meijere, Dutch zoologist, dies

Death
1866

Aime Ambroise Simon Leborne, composer, dies at 98

Death
1866

Ferruccio D M B Busoni, Italy, pianist/composer/conductor (Arlecchino)

Birth
1866

US Congress rejects presidential veto gives all equal rights in US

Event
1866

Johannes C H de Me˜ere, Dutch zoologist

Birth
1867

International Exhibition opens in Paris

Event
1867

Singapore, Penang and Malakka become British crown colonies

Event