Birthdays in History in April 1851

  • Apr 6 Guillaume Bigourdan, French astronomer (d. 1932)
  • Apr 9 C E Arthur Wichmann, German/Dutch geologist (Neth Indies)
  • Apr 13 Robert Abbe, American surgeon (d. 1928)
  • Apr 16 Ernst Josephson, Swedish artist
  • Apr 21 Charles Barrois, French geologist (d. 1939)
  • Apr 24 Eduardo Acevedo Diaz, Uruguaian writer (Ismael, Grito de Gloria), born in Uruguay, Montevideo (d. 1921)
  • Apr 25 Leopoldo Alas y Ureña, a.k.a. "Clarín", Spanish novelist (d. 1901)