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 This day in History - April 19
498 Historic Events for April 19
1795

Christian Gottfried Ehrenburg, German zoologist

Birth
1798

Franz Joseph Glaser, composer

Birth
1798

Heinrich Maria von Hess, historical painter

Birth
1799

Pieter Hellendaal, violinist/organist/composer (Glees), dies at 78

Death
1801

Gustav T Fechner, [Dr Mises], German philosopher/physicist

Birth
1805

Charles Edmond-H‚nri de Coussemaker, Belgian musicologist/historian

Birth
1813

Benjamin Rush, physician/abolotionist (signed Decl of Ind), dies at 67

Death
1817

John Philip, painter

Birth
1821

Mortimer Dormer Leggett, Mjr General (Union volunteers), died in 1896

Birth
1824

George Gorden Noel "Lord" Byron, poet, dies at 36

Death
1825

33 patriotic exiles return to Uruguay

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1830

Rudolf Cornely, German bible expert/jesuit

Birth
1832

Jos‚ Echegaray y Eizaguirre, mathematician/dramatist (Nobel 1904)

Birth
1832

Lucretia Rudolph Garfield, 1st lady (1881)

Birth
1836

Nikolai Gogol's "Revisor," premieres in St Petersburg

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1837

Cheyney University forms as the Institute for Colored Youth

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1838

August[us] Alleb‚, Dutch painter/lithographer

Birth
1839

Treaty of London constitutes Belgium an independent kingdom and Luxembourg a Grand Duchy

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1840

Andrea Bezzola, writer

Birth
1850

Edward John Gregory, painter/engraver

Birth
1850

Theo Mann-Bouwmeester, Dutch actress (Pink Bernd, Hedda Gabler)

Birth
1852

Vasili A Zjukovski, Russian folk poet/translator (Homerus), dies at 69

Death
1852

Calif Historical Society forms

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1853

Netherlands Van Hall govt forms

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1857

Lucien Levy-Bruhl, philosopher

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