The man who killed Abraham Lincoln was shot dead on April 26th, 1865.
Possibly the most destructive volcanic eruption of all time occurred on April 10th, 1815.
The founder of the eponymous cosmetics company died on April 1st, 1965.
A tax on Britain's American colonies was introduced on March 22nd, 1765.
The physician died on March 5th, 1815.
The 'Divine Sarah' had her right leg amputated on February 22nd, 1915.
The novelist and peer died on February 11th, 1940.
The young queen married Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha on February 10th, 1840.
The mistress of Lord Nelson died on January 15th, 1815.
The father of Unitarianism in England was baptised on January 14th, 1615.