1483 Raphael Sanzio, Italian painter/master builder (Madonna Sistina) was born on this day in history.
1613 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1660 On this day in history birth of johann Kuhnau, composer
1664 Arvid Horn, Swedish statesman (d. 1742) was born on this day in history.
1671 On April - 06 birth of jean-Baptiste Rousseau, French playwright/poet (Sacred Odes & Songs)
0885 Methodius, Greek apostle of the slaves/archbishop of Sirmium, dies on April - 06.
0912 Nottker "the Stamelaar", benedictine monk/poet, dies at about 71 on April - 06.
1147 Death of Frederick II, Duke of Swabia (b. 1090) on this day in history.
1199 Richard I, the Lion-hearted, King of England (1189-99), dies at 41 on this day in history.
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 April - 06.
1472 Pieter Bladelin, Belgium, land owner (Middelburg castle), dies on April - 06.