Historical Events In April - 12
Monday, 21 September 2020
0065 On April - 12 seneca the Younger, Roman philosopher, statesman and dramatist
0238 On this day in history gordian II, heir to the Roman Empire (killed in battle)
0352 Julius I, pope (337-52), dies on April - 12.
0434 Archbishop Maximianus of Constantinople on April - 12.
0467 On this day in history anthemius is elevated to Emperor of the Western Roman Empire.
1065 On April - 12 pilgrims under bishop Gunther of Bamberg reach Jerusalem
1111 On April - 12 pope Paschalis II crowns Henry V, Roman emperor
1125 On this day in history vladislaus I of Bohemia
1204 On April - 12 4th Crusade sacks Constantinople
1204 On this day in history fourth Crusade sacks Constantinople Or was it Instanbul?
1204 On this day in history 4th Crusade occupies & plunders Constantinople
1229 On April - 12 queen Blanche of Castile & earl Raymond VII van Toulouse sign peace
1385 On this day in history john without Fear marries Margaretha of Brabant
1443 On April - 12 henry Chichele, Archbishop of Canterbury
1500 On April - 12 joachim Camerarius, [Liebhard Kammerer], German humanist
1545 French king Francois I orders protestants of Vaudois to be killed on April - 12.
1550 Claude of Lorraine, duke of Guise, dies at 53 on April - 12.
1555 On this day in history johanna de Wanzinnige, Queen of Castilie (1504-20), dies at 75
1557 On April - 12 cuenca is founded in Ecuador.
1579 On April - 12 francois de Bassompierre, marshal of France
1583 William of Orange marries Louise de Coligny on April - 12.
1605 Boris Godunov, Tsar of Russia (1598-1605), dies on this day in history.
1606 England adopts the Union Jack as its flag on April - 12.
1606 On this day in history england adopts the Union Jack as its flag God save the king
1606 On April - 12 england adopts Union Jack as its flag
1626 Paul Hainlein, composer on this day in history.
1648 On April - 12 university of Harderwijk Neth solemn opens
1654 Ordinance of Union between England and Scotland passed by the Council of State on this day in history.
1687 On April - 12 ambrose Dixon, Virginia Colony pioneer
1690 Miguel Gomez Camargo, composer, dies at 71 on April - 12.
1692 On April - 12 giuseppe Tartini, composer, Istria
1695 On April - 12 caspar Burman, historian/mayor (Utrecht Neth)
1704 On April - 12 john Hudde, 21x mayor of Amsterdam, dies at 76
1709 1st edition of Tattler magazine in England on April - 12.