Historical Events In April - 15
Friday, 05 March 2021
0069 Battle at Bedriacum, North-Italy on this day in history.
0784 First balloon flight in Ireland on April - 15.
1053 Godwin, Earl of Wessex on this day in history.
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 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 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 On April - 15 -20/4 Barcelona] Columbus meets with King Ferdinand & Isabella
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 On this day in history 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 Cornelius Kilianus, Flemish translator/poet, dies at about 78 on April - 15.
1610 Johan van Duivenoorde, mister of Warmond, dies at about 62 on April - 15.
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 this day in history.
1637 On April - 15 valentin Molitor, composer
1651 On this day in history domenico Gabrielli, composer
1652 Patriarch Joseph, head of the Russian Orthodox Church on this day in history.
1654 On this day in history england & Netherlands signs peace treaty
1659 On this day in history simon Dach, German poet, dies
1682 On April - 15 john van Huysum, Dutch painter (flowers/fruit)
1684 Catherine I, empress of Russia (1725-27) on April - 15.
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 Ferdinand Zellbell, composer on April - 15.