Famous Deaths in April 1813

  • Apr 10 Joseph-Louis Lagrange, Italian-born mathematician and astronomer (b. 1736)
  • Apr 14 Joachim Nicolas Eggert, composer, dies at 34
  • Apr 19 Benjamin Rush, physician/abolotionist (signed Declaration of Independence), dies at 67
  • Apr 27 Zebulon Pike, American brigadier general and explorer (Pike's Peak), dies in battle at 34
  • Apr 28 Mikhail Illarionovich Kutuzov, Russian field marshal (b. 1745)
  • Apr 29 Christian Danner, composer, dies at 55