Historical Events In April - 15
Thursday, 02 July 2020
0069 Battle at Bedriacum, North-Italy on April - 15.
0784 First balloon flight in Ireland on this day in history.
1053 On April - 15 godwin, Earl of Wessex
1205 Battle at Adrianople: Bulgaria beats Emp Boudouin of Constantinople on April - 15.
1220 On this day in history adolf I, archbishop of Cologne, dies
1250 On April - 15 pope Innoncent III refuses Jews of Cordova Spain to build a synagogue
1415 On April - 15 manuel Chrysoloras, Greek humanist and grammarian
1450 French defeat English at Battle of Formigny in 100 Years' War on this day in history.
1452 On this day in history leonardo da Vinci, Italy, painter/sculptor/scientist/visionary
1469 On April - 15 nanak, 1st guru of Sikhs
1472 On this day in history leon B Alberti, Italian humanist/architect (Philodoxis), dies at 68
1492 On this day in history the birth of Leonardo da Vinci, Rennaisance man
1493 -20/4 Barcelona] Columbus meets with King Ferdinand & Isabella on April - 15.
1502 On April - 15 jan IV Chalon, prince of Orange, dies
1581 On April - 15 cortes van Thomar accepts Philip II as king of Portugal
1588 Claudius Salmasius, [Claude Saumaise], French linguist on this day in history.
1594 On April - 15 fleming Pieter Stevens appointed royal painter of Rudolf II (Prague)
1595 Willem I's daughter of Elisabeth of Nassau marries duke Henri de la Tour d'Auvergne of Broth on this day in history.
1605 Boris Godunov, tsar of Russia (1598-1605), dies on this day in history.
1607 On this day in history cornelius Kilianus, Flemish translator/poet, dies at about 78
1610 On this day in history johan van Duivenoorde, mister of Warmond, dies at about 62
1621 On April - 15 hugo the Great arrives in France
1621 John Carver, first governor of Plymouth Colony on this day in history.
1632 Swedish & Saxon army beat Earl Tilly on this day in history.
1637 On April - 15 valentin Molitor, composer
1651 Domenico Gabrielli, composer on this day in history.
1652 Patriarch Joseph, head of the Russian Orthodox Church on April - 15.
1654 England & Netherlands signs peace treaty on this day in history.
1659 Simon Dach, German poet, dies on this day in history.
1682 On this day in history john van Huysum, Dutch painter (flowers/fruit)
1684 On this day in history catherine I, empress of Russia (1725-27)
1688 Johann Friedrich Fasch, composer on this day in history.
1689 On this day in history french king Louis XIV declares war on Spain
1689 On April - 15 ferdinand Zellbell, composer