On This Day

Famous People Who Died in April 1824

  • Apr 15 Theodorus Frederik van Capellen, Dutch vice-admiral (Algiers), dies at 61
  • Apr 18 Edward Jones, Welsh harpist & composer, dies at 72

Person of interestLord Byron

Apr 19 Lord Byron [George Gordon Byron], British romantic poet (Childe Harold's Pilgrimage) , dies at 36

Romantic Poet Lord Byron
Romantic Poet
Lord Byron
  • Apr 24 Herman Muntinghe, Dutch theologist (History of Mankind), dies at 71