Historical Events In April - 06
Wednesday, 20 October 2021
0000 On this day in history earliest recorded solar eclipse
0000 On this day in history the birth of Jesus (according to scholars' estimates, Religious leader)
0402 Battle at Pollentia: Roman army under Stilicho beats Visigoten on this day in history.
0610 Lailat-ul Qadar, night koran descended to Earth on April - 06.
0648 On April - 06 -BC- Earliest total solar eclipse; chronicled by Greeks
0774 On April - 06 charles the Great affirms Pippins promise of Quiercy
0885 Methodius, Greek apostle of the slaves/archbishop of Sirmium, dies on April - 06.
0912 On this day in history nottker "the Stamelaar", benedictine monk/poet, dies at about 71
1106 On April - 06 fire in Venice
1199 Richard I the Lion-hearted, King of England (1189-99), dies at 41 on April - 06.
1199 On April - 06 richard I, the Lion-hearted, King of England (1189-99), dies at 41
1252 On April - 06 peter of Verona, [Peter Martyr], Italian inquisitor/st, dies at 45
1320 On April - 06 the Scots reaffirm their independence by signing the Declaration of Arbroath.
1327 Italian poet Petrarch first sets eyes on his beloved Laura on this day in history.
1327 On this day in history italian poet Petrarch 1st sets eyes on his beloved Laura
1348 On this day in history italian poet Petrarch's beloved Laura dies of plague
1348 On April - 06 petrarch's Laura, dies of plague
1362 On this day in history robber bastion Tard-Venus strikes at Brignais France
1362 On this day in history jacques de Bourbon, count of Marche, killed in battle
1385 John, Master of the Order of Aviz, is made king John I of Portugal on April - 06.
1472 Pieter Bladelin, Belgium, land owner (Middelburg castle), dies on this day in history.
1483 The birth of Raphael, Italian painter on April - 06.
1483 Raphael Sanzio, Italian painter/master builder (Madonna Sistina) on this day in history.
1489 On April - 06 hans Waldmann, Swiss military/mayor (Zurich), beheaded
1490 On April - 06 matthias Corvinus, king of Hungary, dies
1516 On April - 06 a Willaert installed as singer of cardinal Ippolito I d'Este
1520 On this day in history raphael artist dies on his 37th birthday
1520 Raphael [Sanzio], artist (Sistine Madonna), dies on his 37th birthday on April - 06.
1528 Albrecht Durer, German painter/graphic artist, dies in Germany at 56 on this day in history.
1551 Joachim Vadianus, Swiss physician/mayor of Sankt Gallen, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1571 John Hamilton, Scottish prelate and politician on this day in history.
1590 On April - 06 francis Walsingham, English secretary of state, dies at about 57
1593 Henry Barrow, English puritian/Congressionalist, hanged on April - 06.
1605 John Stow, British historian, dies on this day in history.