Historical Events In April - 11
Friday, 04 December 2020
0491 On this day in history flavius Anastasius becomes Byzantine Emperor, with the name of Anastasius I.
0672 Deusdedit III begins his reign as Catholic Pope on April - 11.
0678 On April - 11 donus, Italian Pope (676-78), dies
1034 Romanus III Argyrus, Byzantine emperor (1028-34), assasinated by wife on April - 11.
1079 On this day in history bishop Stanislaus of Krakow is executed by order of Bolesław II of Poland.
1240 On April - 11 llywelyn ab Iorwerth the Great, monarch of Wales (1194-1240), dies
1370 Frederick I the Warlike, elector of Saxony on April - 11.
1471 King Edward IV of England conquers London from Henry VI on April - 11.
1500 On this day in history michael T Marullus, Greeks poet, drowns
1512 On April - 11 battle at Ravenna: France under Gaston de Foix beat Spanish Army
1512 On April - 11 gaston de Foix, French pretender to Navarra throne, dies in battle
1551 English premier John Dudley appointed duke of Northumberland on April - 11.
1564 On this day in history england & France sign Peace of Troyes
1567 On this day in history dutch prince William of Orange flees from Antwerp to Breda
1579 Venlo joins Union of Utrecht on April - 11.
1580 On this day in history drenthe joins Union of Utrecht
1586 Pietro Della Valle, composer on April - 11.
1602 On April - 11 johann Neukrantz, composer
1638 On this day in history diogo Diaz Melgaz, composer
1648 On this day in history matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer, dies at 53
1661 Antoine Coypel, French painter/poet on April - 11.
1677 Battle at Montcassel, French troops beat Prince William III on this day in history.
1681 On April - 11 anne Danican Philidor, composer
1682 Jean-Joseph Mouret, composer on April - 11.
1689 William III & Mary II crowned as joint rulers of Britain on April - 11.
1713 On April - 11 peace of Utrecht; France cedes Maritime provinces to Britain
1715 On this day in history john Alcock, composer
1722 Christopher Smart, English poet & journalist (Ceremony of Carols) on April - 11.
1729 On this day in history manuel de Egues, composer, dies at 71
1735 Pierre Nicolas La Houssaye, composer on April - 11.
1768 On April - 11 fire destroys one-third of the town of Montreal
1769 Johann Georg Lickl, composer on this day in history.
1770 On this day in history george Canning, (C) British PM (1827)
1772 On April - 11 manuel Jose Quintana, Spanish author/poet (El Duque de Viseo)