On This Day

Deaths in History in April 1793

  • Apr 13 Pierre Gaspard Chaumette, French revolutionary, dies at 30
  • Apr 15 Ignacije Szentmartony, Croatian Jesuit missionary & geographer, dies at 74
  • Apr 21 John Michell, English seismologist (b. 1724)
  • Apr 29 Yechezkel Landau, Polish rabbi and Talmudist, dies at 79
  • Apr 29 John Michell, English scientist and polymath, first to propose existence of black holes (b. 1724)