Famous Deaths in April 1873

  • Apr 11 Edward Canby, U.S. general (b. 1817)
  • Apr 13 Carlo Coccia, composer, dies at 90
  • Apr 17 Semyon Stepanovich Gulak-Artemovsky, composer, dies at 60
  • Apr 17 Fyodor Petrovich Tolstoy, Russian artist (b. 1783)
  • Apr 18 Justus Freiherr von Liebig, German chemist, dies at 69
  • Apr 20 William Tite, English architect (b. 1798)
  • Apr 25 Walter de la Mare, Engl poet/author (Behold the Dreamer), dies at 43
  • Apr 27 William Charles Macready, English actor (b. 1793)
  • Apr 28 A Manzoni, writer, dies at 88