Historical Events In April - 15
Thursday, 07 July 2022
0069 Battle at Bedriacum, North-Italy on this day in history.
0784 On this day in history first balloon flight in Ireland
1053 Godwin, Earl of Wessex on April - 15.
1205 On this day in history battle at Adrianople: Bulgaria beats Emp Boudouin of Constantinople
1220 Adolf I, archbishop of Cologne, dies on April - 15.
1250 Pope Innoncent III refuses Jews of Cordova Spain to build a synagogue on April - 15.
1415 Manuel Chrysoloras, Greek humanist and grammarian on this day in history.
1450 On April - 15 french defeat English at Battle of Formigny in 100 Years' War
1452 On this day in history leonardo da Vinci, Italy, painter/sculptor/scientist/visionary
1469 On this day in history nanak, 1st guru of Sikhs
1472 On April - 15 leon B Alberti, Italian humanist/architect (Philodoxis), dies at 68
1492 The birth of Leonardo da Vinci, Rennaisance man on April - 15.
1493 On this day in history -20/4 Barcelona] Columbus meets with King Ferdinand & Isabella
1502 On April - 15 jan IV Chalon, prince of Orange, dies
1581 Cortes van Thomar accepts Philip II as king of Portugal on April - 15.
1588 On April - 15 claudius Salmasius, [Claude Saumaise], French linguist
1594 On April - 15 fleming Pieter Stevens appointed royal painter of Rudolf II (Prague)
1595 On April - 15 willem I's daughter of Elisabeth of Nassau marries duke Henri de la Tour d'Auvergne of Broth
1605 On this day in history boris Godunov, tsar of Russia (1598-1605), dies
1607 On this day in history cornelius Kilianus, Flemish translator/poet, dies at about 78
1610 Johan van Duivenoorde, mister of Warmond, dies at about 62 on this day in history.
1621 Hugo the Great arrives in France on April - 15.
1621 On April - 15 john Carver, first governor of Plymouth Colony
1632 Swedish & Saxon army beat Earl Tilly on April - 15.
1637 On April - 15 valentin Molitor, composer
1651 On April - 15 domenico Gabrielli, composer
1652 Patriarch Joseph, head of the Russian Orthodox Church on this day in history.
1654 England & Netherlands signs peace treaty on this day in history.
1659 Simon Dach, German poet, dies on April - 15.
1682 John van Huysum, Dutch painter (flowers/fruit) on April - 15.
1684 On this day in history catherine I, empress of Russia (1725-27)
1688 On this day in history johann Friedrich Fasch, composer
1689 French king Louis XIV declares war on Spain on this day in history.
1689 Ferdinand Zellbell, composer on this day in history.