On This Day

Famous People Born in April 1810

  • Apr 6 Philip Gosse, inventor of institutional aquarium, writer (Omphalos)
  • Apr 11 Henry Rawlinson, British army officer and scholar, born in Chadlington, England (d. 1895)
  • Apr 21 John Putnam Chapin, American politician (10th Mayor of Chicago (1846-47), born in Bradford, Vermont (d. 1864)
  • Apr 23 Thomas Wright, English antiquarian and writer, born in Ludlow, Shropshire, England (d. 1877)
  • Apr 28 Daniel Ullman, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Wilmington, Delaware (d. 1892)