Deaths in History in April 1892

  • Apr 2 Willem J d'Ablaing van Giessenburg, Dut baron/genealogist, dies at 79
  • Apr 15 Amelia Edwards, English author (The Phantom Coach) and Egyptologist, dies at 60

Person of interestAlexander Mackenzie

Apr 17 Alexander Mackenzie, 2nd Prime Minister of Canada, dies of a stroke at 70

2nd Prime Minister of Canada Alexander Mackenzie
2nd Prime Minister of Canada
Alexander Mackenzie
  • Apr 19 Fr. Thomas Dale SSC, Anglican clergyman prosecuted for Ritualist practices in the 1870s (b. 1821)
  • Apr 25 Henri Duveyrier, French explorer (b. 1840)
  • Apr 26 Sir Provo Wallis, British Admiral and naval hero (b. 1791)