Birthdays in History in April 1865

  • Apr 1 Richard Zsigmondy, Germany, chemist (Nobel-1925)
  • Apr 8 Charles W. Woodworth, American entomologist (d. 1940)
  • Apr 9 Charles Proteus Steinmetz, Germany, experiment with AC electricity
  • Apr 9 Erich Ludendorff, general (Germany)
  • Apr 10 Jack Miner, Canadian conservationist (d. 1944)
  • Apr 16 Henry George Chauvel, Australian general (d. 1945)
  • Apr 17 Ursula Julia Ledochowska, Polish-Austrian Catholic saint (d. 1939)
  • Apr 23 Ali-Agha Shikhlinski, Russian-Azerbaijani general (d. 1943)
  • Apr 27 Emile Erens, Dutch Hagiographer (Pastor of Ars)
  • Apr 30 Max Nettlau, German anarchist (d. 1944)