Famous Deaths in April 1871

  • Apr 5 Georg Andreas Henkel, composer, dies at 66
  • Apr 7 Alexander, grandson of English queen Victoria, dies at 1 day old
  • Apr 7 Wilhelm Freiherr von Tegetthoff, Aus adm (Helgoland/Lissa), dies at 43
  • Apr 7 Alexander Lloyd, Mayor of Chicago (b. 1805)
  • Apr 8 Charles-Louis Hanssens, composer, dies at 68
  • Apr 18 Omar Pasha, [Michael Lats], Croatian governor, dies at 64
  • Apr 21 Elisabeth Grube, writer, dies
  • Apr 27 Sigismond Fortune Francois Thalberg, composer, dies at 59
  • Apr 29 John Gelinde van Blom, Fries notary/author, dies at 75