April 1825 in History

Events in History

  • Apr 10 1st hotel in Hawaii opens
  • Apr 10 Nicaraguan constituent assembly meets at Leon
  • Apr 19 33 patriotic exiles return to Uruguay

Birthdays in History

  • Apr 5 David Rumph "Neighbor" Jones, Major General (Confederate Army)
  • Apr 11 Ferdinand Lassalle, French politician/founder (Allgemeiner)
  • Apr 13 Thomas D'Arcy McGee, Canadian journalist and politician (d. 1868)
  • Apr 25 Charles Dowd, American principal who was the 1st to propose standardized time zones (for America's railways), born in Madison, Connecticut (d. 1904)
  • Apr 28 James Winning McMillan, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Clark County, Kentucky (d. 1903)

Deaths in History

  • Apr 6 Vladimir Borovikovsky [Vоlоdymyr Borovyk], Russian painter, died at 67
  • Apr 10 Paul-Louis Courier, (Mere), French writer/interpreter, dies at 53
  • Apr 16 John Henry Fuseli, painter/art writer (Tracks in the Snow), dies at 84
  • Apr 21 Johann Friedrich Pfaff, German mathemattician (b. 1765)