Famous Deaths in April 1893

  • Apr 4 Alphonse LPP de Candolle, Swiss botanist, dies at 86
  • Apr 9 Disma Fumagalli, composer, dies at 66
  • Apr 19 John Addington Symonds, critic/poet, dies
  • Apr 22 Chaim Aronson, inventor and academic (b. 1825)
  • Apr 27 John Murray Corse, US general (Union), dies on his 58th birthday
  • Apr 27 John Ballance, 14th Premier of New Zealand and the founder of the Liberal Party, intestinal disease after a major surgical operation at 54
  • Apr 30 Gyula Beliczay, composer, dies at 57