Famous People Born in April 1839

  • Apr 5 Robert Smalls, African-American congressman (1875-87), born in Beaufort, South Carolina (d. 1915)
  • Apr 5 Stanislaw Pilinski, French pianist and composer, born in Paris (d. 1905)
  • Apr 12 Victorin de Joncières, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1903)
  • Apr 18 Frantz Jehin-Prume, composer
  • Apr 18 Henry Clarence Kendall, New South Wales Australia, poet (Bell Birds)
  • Apr 20 Carol I, King of Romania (1881-1914), born in Sigmaringen, Germany (d. 1914)
  • Apr 22 August W Eichler, German botanist
  • Apr 26 Cyrus Hamblin, American attorney, politician, and Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Hampden, Maine (d. 1867)