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 This day in History - April 30
417 Historic Events for April 30
1853

Alfred v Berger, writer

Birth
1855

Henry Rowley Bishop, British composer/conductor, dies at 68

Death
1857

San Jose State University forms

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1858

Mary Scott Lord Dimmick Harrison, 1st lady (1889-1893)

Birth
1859

Paul Morphy returns from 10-mo chess tour of Europe, retires

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1859

Sergei T Aksakov, Russian writer (Bagrova-vnuka), dies at 67

Death
1860

Navaho indians attack Fort Defiance (Canby)

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1861

President Lincoln ordered Federal Troops to evacuate Indian Territory

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1862

Swift Run Gap, WV skirmishes

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1864

Frans Netscher, Dutch writer/journalist (Studies of nude model)

Birth
1864

Battle of Jenkin's Ferry, Arkansas; Gen W R Scurry is killed

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1864

New York becomes 1st state to charge a hunting license fee

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1865

-5/1] Gen Shermans "Haines's Bluff" at Snyder's Mill, Virginia

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1869

Hawaiian YMCA organized

Event
1870

Franz Lehar, operetta composer (Naughty Marietta)

Birth
1871

Apaches in Arizona surrender to white and Mexican adventurers; 144 die

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1874

Cyriel Verschaeve, Belgian priest/writer

Birth
1882

Trijntje "Nine" van de Schaaf, author (To the Invisible)

Birth
1883

David John de Lloyd, composer

Birth
1884

Albert Israel Elkus, composer

Birth
1885

Luigi Russolo, composer

Birth
1885

Boston Pops Orchestra forms

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1886

Frank Merrik, composer

Birth
1887

Friedrich Wilhelm Markull, composer, dies at 71

Death
1887

1st game played at Broad and Huntingdon St Park (Baker Bowl) in Philadelphia; Phillies beat Giants 19-10

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