On This Day

Famous People Who Died in April 1883

  • Apr 4 Peter Cooper, American industrialist, inventor and philanthropist (Cooper Union, steam locomotive), dies at 92
  • Apr 6 Benjamin Wright Raymond, American politician (b. 1801)
  • Apr 10 Emilie Mayer, German composer of Romantic music, dies at 70
  • Apr 18 Agnes Tyrrell, Czech pianist & composer, dies at 36
  • Apr 22 Octave Fouque, French pianist and composer, dies at 38

Edouard Manet

Apr 30 Édouard Manet, French impressionist painter (Olympia, The Luncheon on the Grass) dies at 51