Historical Events In April - 12
Saturday, 08 May 2021
0065 Seneca the Younger, Roman philosopher, statesman and dramatist on this day in history.
0238 On April - 12 gordian II, heir to the Roman Empire (killed in battle)
0352 On April - 12 julius I, pope (337-52), dies
0434 On April - 12 archbishop Maximianus of Constantinople
0467 Anthemius is elevated to Emperor of the Western Roman Empire on April - 12.
1065 Pilgrims under bishop Gunther of Bamberg reach Jerusalem on April - 12.
1111 On April - 12 pope Paschalis II crowns Henry V, Roman emperor
1125 On April - 12 vladislaus I of Bohemia
1204 4th Crusade sacks Constantinople on this day in history.
1204 On this day in history fourth Crusade sacks Constantinople Or was it Instanbul?
1204 4th Crusade occupies & plunders Constantinople on April - 12.
1229 On April - 12 queen Blanche of Castile & earl Raymond VII van Toulouse sign peace
1385 On April - 12 john without Fear marries Margaretha of Brabant
1443 On this day in history henry Chichele, Archbishop of Canterbury
1500 Joachim Camerarius, [Liebhard Kammerer], German humanist on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1555 On April - 12 johanna de Wanzinnige, Queen of Castilie (1504-20), dies at 75
1557 Cuenca is founded in Ecuador on this day in history.
1579 On April - 12 francois de Bassompierre, marshal of France
1583 On this day in history william of Orange marries Louise de Coligny
1605 On this day in history boris Godunov, Tsar of Russia (1598-1605), dies
1606 On April - 12 england adopts the Union Jack as its flag
1606 England adopts the Union Jack as its flag God save the king on April - 12.
1606 On this day in history england adopts Union Jack as its flag
1626 On April - 12 paul Hainlein, composer
1648 University of Harderwijk Neth solemn opens on April - 12.
1654 Ordinance of Union between England and Scotland passed by the Council of State on April - 12.
1687 On April - 12 ambrose Dixon, Virginia Colony pioneer
1690 On April - 12 miguel Gomez Camargo, composer, dies at 71
1692 On this day in history giuseppe Tartini, composer, Istria
1695 On this day in history caspar Burman, historian/mayor (Utrecht Neth)
1704 John Hudde, 21x mayor of Amsterdam, dies at 76 on April - 12.
1709 On April - 12 1st edition of Tattler magazine in England