Famous People Born in April 1878

  • Apr 1 Carl Sternheim, German playwright (Hyperion/Tabula Rasa)
  • Apr 2 Émilie Charmy, Saint-Etienne France, avant-garde artist
  • Apr 6 Carl Emil Theodor Ehrenberg, composer
  • Apr 6 Erich Mühsam, German author (d. 1934)
  • Apr 7 C M M Hathorn, cricketer (South African Test centurion in 1905-06)
  • Apr 7 Jozef C Bittremieux, Flemish theologist (Virgin & Mother of God)
  • Apr 8 Rudolf Nelson, composer
  • Apr 12 Richard B Goldschmidt, German/US zoologist
  • Apr 15 Robert Walser, Swiss writer, born in Biel (d. 1956)
  • Apr 16 R E "Tip" Foster, cricketer (287 on debut England v Aust SCG 1903)
  • Apr 21 Albert Weisgerber, German painter/graphic artist
  • Apr 22 Kitty Gordon, Folkestone England, entertainer
  • Apr 24 Jean Crotti, Swiss artist (d. 1958)
  • Apr 26 Ethel Griffies, actress (Billy Liar, Birds, We Live Again)
  • Apr 26 Saint Rafael Guízar Valencia, Mexican Catholic bishop
  • Apr 27 Frank Alvin Gotch, American professional wrestler (d. 1917)

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Apr 28 Lionel Barrymore, [Blythe], actor (Free Soul, Dr Kildare), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania