What Happened on April 19, 1874

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Barracks on Alcatraz Island destroyed in fire

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernst RĂ¼din, Swiss psychiatrist, geneticist, and eugenicist (d. 1952)
  • Firmin Baes, Flemish painter

Famous Deaths

  • Owen Jones, architect, dies