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April 22, 1839 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Birthdays in History

  • August W. Eichler, German botanist (developed a new system of classification of plants to reflect the concept of evolution), born in Neukirchen, Hesse (d. 1887)

Deaths in History

  • Denis Davydov, Russian general & poet, dies at 54
1839 in History