On This Day

Famous People Who Died in April 1845

  • Apr 2 Philip Charles Durham, Royal Navy Admiral (b. 1763)
  • Apr 12 Hendrik Marcus de Kock, Dutch general and politician (Lieutenant Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies 1826-30), dies at 65
  • Apr 18 Nicolas Théodore de Saussure, Swiss chemist, dies at 77
  • Apr 25 Thomas Duncan, Scottish painter, dies at 37