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 This day in History - April 6
404 Historic Events for April 6
1805

Lorenz Justinian Ott, composer, dies at 56

Death
1806

Elizabeth Barrett-Browning, poet

Birth
1810

Philip Gosse, intentor of institutional aquarium, writer (Omphalos)

Birth
1812

Gavril Yakimovich Lomakin, composer

Birth
1812

Aaron Bernstein, writer

Birth
1815

English militia shoots prisoners, 100's killed

Event
1815

Friedrich Robert Volkmann, composer

Birth
1817

Bonaventura Furlanetto, composer, dies at 78

Death
1818

Francis Henry Brown, composer

Birth
1819

Johann A H Scheler, Belgian librarian

Birth
1822

Franz Xaver Partsch, composer, dies at 62

Death
1823

Joseph Medill, St John NB Canada, newspaper editor (Chicago Tribune)

Birth
1826

Gustave Moreau, French painter

Birth
1828

Charles William Field, Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1892

Birth
1829

Niels H Able, Norwegian mathematician (infinite series), dies at 26

Death
1830

James Augustine Healy, Macon Ga, 1st black Roman Catholic bishop

Birth
1830

Joseph Smith and 5 others organizes Mormon church in Seneca Co, NY

Event
1833

Johan H C Kern, Dutch linguist (Sanskrit, Old Javan)

Birth
1835

Jose Marraco y Ferrer, composer

Birth
1838

Jos‚ B de Andrada e Silva, premier of Brazil (1822-23), dies at 74

Death
1841

Cornerstone laid for 2nd Mormon temple, Nauvoo, Missouri

Event
1844

Joseph Ludwig, composer

Birth
1848

Jews of Prussia granted equality

Event
1849

Giacomo Meyerbeer's opera "Le ProphŠte," premieres in Paris

Event
1854

William Strickland, US architect, dies

Death