Birthdays in History in April 1832

  • Apr 4 Jose Echegaray y Elizaguirre, playwright/scientist (Teatro Escogido)
  • Apr 5 Jules-Francois Camille Ferry, French statesman
  • Apr 8 Alfred von Waldersee, Prussian fieldmarshal
  • Apr 13 James Wimshurst, British designer/inventor (electricstatic generator)
  • Apr 13 Juan Montalvo, Ecuadorian author (Siete Tratados), born in Ambato, Ecuador (d. 1889)
  • Apr 14 James Hewett Ledlie, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1882)
  • Apr 15 Wilhelm Busch, German poet (d. 1908)
  • Apr 16 John A Neuhuys, painter
  • Apr 19 Jose Echegaray y Eizaguirre, mathematician/dramatist (Nobel 1904)
  • Apr 19 Lucretia Rudolph Garfield, 1st lady (1881)
  • Apr 22 Julius Sterling Morton, Nebraska, (Gov-Neb), started Arbor Day