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Deaths in History in April 1824

  • Apr 15 Theodorus Frederik van Capellen, Dutch vice-admiral (Algiers), dies at 61

Person of interestLord Byron

Apr 19 Lord Byron [George Gordon Byron], British romantic poet (Childe Harold's Pilgrimage), dies at 36

Romantic Poet Lord Byron
Romantic Poet
Lord Byron
  • Apr 24 Herman Muntinghe, Dutch theologist (History of Mankind), dies at 71