0812 Muhammad at-Taqi, Muslim Shia Imam (d. 835) was born on this day in history.
1484 Antonio da Sangallo the Younger, Italian architect (d. 1546) was born on April - 12.
1500 On April - 12 birth of joachim Camerarius, [Liebhard Kammerer], German humanist
1526 Muretus, French humanist (d. 1585) was born on April - 12.
1550 Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, English politician (d. 1604) was born on this day in history.
1577 On this day in history birth of christian IV of Denmark (d. 1648)
1579 On this day in history birth of francois de Bassompierre, marshal of France
1626 Paul Hainlein, composer was born on April - 12.
0065 On April - 12 death of seneca the Younger, Roman philosopher, statesman and dramatist
0238 Death of Gordian II, heir to the Roman Empire (killed in battle) on this day in history.
0352 Julius I, pope (337-52), dies on this day in history.
0434 On this day in history death of archbishop Maximianus of Constantinople
1125 On April - 12 death of vladislaus I of Bohemia
1443 Death of Henry Chichele, Archbishop of Canterbury on April - 12.
1550 On this day in history claude of Lorraine, duke of Guise, dies at 53
1555 Johanna de Wanzinnige, Queen of Castilie (1504-20), dies at 75 on April - 12.