Birthdays in History in April 1822

  • Apr 3 Edward Everett Hale, US, clergyman/author (Man without a Country)
  • Apr 5 James Nagle, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1866)
  • Apr 7 Gershom Mott, Major General (Union volunteers)
  • Apr 13 Leroy Augustus Stafford, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1864)
  • Apr 13 William Stephen Walker, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1899)
  • Apr 15 Napoleon Jackson Tecumseh Dana, Major General (Union volunteers)
  • Apr 24 Erastus Barnard Tyler, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)

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Apr 26 Frederick Law Olmsted, American writer and landscape architect (designed Central Park), born in Hartford, Connecticut (d. 1903)

Landscape Architect and Writer Frederick Law Olmsted
Landscape Architect and Writer
Frederick Law Olmsted

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Apr 27 Ulysses S. Grant, 18th US president (1869-77) and Union general, born in Point Pleasant, Ohio (d. 1885)

US President & Union General Ulysses S. Grant
US President & Union General
Ulysses S. Grant