On This Day

Historical Events in April 1852

  • Apr 19 California Historical Society forms

Book releaseHistoric Publication

Apr 29 1st edition of Peter Roget's Thesaurus published in Great Britain

Lexicographer and Inventor Peter Mark Roget
Lexicographer and Inventor
Peter Mark Roget
  • Apr 30 Anton Rubinstein's opera "Dmitri Donskoi" premieres in St Petersburg