1483 Raphael Sanzio, Italian painter/master builder (Madonna Sistina) was born on this day in history.
1613 On April - 06 birth of stjepan Gradić, Croatian philosopher and scientist (d. 1683)
1631 On this day in history birth of vincenzo De Grandis, composer
1632 Maria Leopoldine of Austria, Holy Roman Empire Empress (d. 1649) was born on this day in history.
1651 André Dacier, French classical scholar (d. 1722) was born on April - 06.
1660 Johann Kuhnau, composer was born on this day in history.
1664 Arvid Horn, Swedish statesman (d. 1742) was born on April - 06.
1671 Jean-Baptiste Rousseau, French playwright/poet (Sacred Odes & Songs) was born on April - 06.
0885 Methodius, Greek apostle of the slaves/archbishop of Sirmium, dies on this day in history.
0912 On this day in history nottker "the Stamelaar", benedictine monk/poet, dies at about 71
1147 On this day in history death of frederick II, Duke of Swabia (b. 1090)
1199 On April - 06 richard I, the Lion-hearted, King of England (1189-99), dies at 41
1252 Peter of Verona, [Peter Martyr], Italian inquisitor/st, dies at 45 on April - 06.
1348 On this day in history petrarch's Laura, dies of plague
1362 Death of Jacques de Bourbon, count of Marche, killed in battle on this day in history.
1472 Pieter Bladelin, Belgium, land owner (Middelburg castle), dies on this day in history.