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 This day in History - April 28
335 Historic Events for April 28
1860

Isaac da Costa, poet/writer (R‚veil, Wachter!), dies at 62

Death
1864

William F A Ellison, Irish clergyman/director (Armagh Observatory)

Birth
1865

Opera "L'Africaine" is produced (Paris)

Event
1865

Giacomo Meyerbeer's opera "L'Africaine," premieres in Paris

Event
1868

mile Bernard, writer

Birth
1870

Hermann Suter, composer

Birth
1873

Harold Bauer, English/US pianist (Beethoven-Association)

Birth
1873

A Manzoni, writer, dies at 88

Death
1874

Sidney Toler, Warrensburg MO, actor (Madame X, Meeting at Midnight)

Birth
1874

Karl Kraus, writer

Birth
1876

Frank Cavanagh, one of football's coaching greats

Birth
1878

Lionel Barrymore, [Blythe], Phila, actor (Free Soul, Dr Kildare)

Birth
1879

Edgar Tytgat, Flemish painter/etcher

Birth
1879

Franz Arnold, writer

Birth
1881

Robert W Ollinger, US warden/last victim of Billy the Kid, dies

Death
1882

Alberto Pirelli, Italian industrialist

Birth
1886

Erich Salomon, German photographer

Birth
1887

Carl Ferdinand Pohl, composer, dies at 67

Death
1888

Henry DG Crerar, Canadian general (WW I/Italy/Netherland)

Birth
1889

Ant¢nio de Oliveira Salazar, premier/dictator Portugal (1932-68)

Birth
1889

Bryant Washburn, Chicago, actor (Exposure, Millionaire Kid, Nabonga)

Birth
1889

Karel WFM Doorman, Dutch rear admiral

Birth
1892

1st performance of Antonin Dvor k's overture "Carneval"

Event
1892

John Jacob Niles, composer

Birth
1892

Joseph Dunninger, NYC, mentalist (Amazing Dunninger)

Birth