Historical Events In April - 18
Tuesday, 19 June 2018
0310 On April - 18 st Eusebius begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0387 On April - 18 bishop Ambrosius of Milan baptizes Augustinus
0680 On this day in history mu'awijja, kalief of Al-Schaam, dies
1025 On this day in history bolesław Chrobry is crowned in Gniezno, becoming the first King of Poland.
1161 Theobald of Bec, Archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.
1480 The birth of Lucrezia Borgia, Duchess of Ferrara on April - 18.
1480 Lucretia Borgia, murderess (poison)/daughter (Pope Alexander VI) on April - 18.
1504 Filippino Lippi, painter, dies at about 52 on this day in history.
1506 On April - 18 the cornerstone of the current St. Peter's Basilica is laid.
1518 Bona Sforza is crowned as queen consort of Poland on April - 18.
1521 Parliament of Worms: Cardinal Alexander questions Maarten Luther on April - 18.
1521 Francois de Coligny, ruler of van Andelot, French general (Jarnac) on this day in history.
1530 On April - 18 francois Lambert d'avignon, French church reformer, dies at about 43
1552 Mauritius of Saksen occupies Linz on this day in history.
1552 John Leland, antiquary, dies on this day in history.
1556 On April - 18 luigi Alamanni, Italian poet (Flora, Antigone), dies at 61
1558 Roxelana, wife of Suleiman the Magnificent on April - 18.
1567 Wilhelm von Grumbach, German military man, dies at 63 on April - 18.
1580 On this day in history thomas Middleton, English playwright (Game of Chess)
1587 On April - 18 john Foxe, author (Book of Martyrs), dies
1590 Ahmed I, 14th sultan of Turkey (1603-17) on this day in history.
1599 On April - 18 valencia arch duke Albrecht of Austrian marries Isabella of Spain
1605 Giacomo Carissimi, composer on this day in history.
1610 On April - 18 robert Parsons, English jesuit leader/plotter, dies at 63
1612 On this day in history emanuel Van Meteren, merchant/historian, dies
1636 Julius Caesar, English judge on this day in history.
1663 On this day in history osman declares war on Austria
1666 On this day in history peace of Kleef: Netherlands & bishop Von Galen of Munster
1676 On April - 18 sudbury, Mass attacked by Indians
1679 Hofmannswaldau, writer, dies on this day in history.
1684 On this day in history gonzales Cocx, [Coques], painter, dies
1689 Death of British Chief Justice Judge George Jeffreys in the Tower of London. He presided over the "Bloody Assizes" following the Monmouth Rebellion of 1685 on April - 18.
1689 On April - 18 george Jeffreys, 1st Baron Jeffreys of Wem/infamous judge, dies
1690 Charles V Leopold, Duke of Lotharingen/Austrian fieldmarshal, dies on April - 18.