Famous People Born in April 1802

  • Apr 1 Hubert Reis, German composer and violinist, born in Bonn (d. 1886)

Dorothea DixDorothea Dix (1802-1887)

Apr 4 American pioneering nurse and social activist who created the first American mental asylums, born in Hampden, Maine

  • Apr 12 Francis Libermann, French religious leader (Congregation of Heart), born in Saverne, France (d. 1852)
  • Apr 13 Leopold Fitzinger, Austrian zoologist, born in Vienna (d. 1884)
  • Apr 27 Louis Niedermeyer, composer, born in Nyon, Switzerland (d. 1861)