April 15, 1874 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

First 'Impressionist' exhibition opens in Paris, features Claude Monet, Edgar Degas, Pierre Auguste Renoir, Camille Pissarro and Berthe Morisot

Impressionist Painter Claude Monet
Impressionist Painter
Claude Monet
Painter Camille Pissarro
Camille Pissarro
Painter & Sculptor Pierre Auguste Renoir
Painter & Sculptor
Pierre Auguste Renoir
  • NY legislature passes compulsory education law

Birthdays in History

  • George Harrison Shull, American plant geneticist (d. 1954)
  • Johannes Stark, German physicist (Stark effect) (Nobel 1919)