0778 King Louis the Pious (d. 840) was born on April - 16.
1319 On this day in history birth of king John II of France (d. 1364)
1495 On April - 16 birth of petrus Apianus, German mathematician (d. 1557)
1628 Cornelis Evertsen de Young, vice admiral of Zealand was born on this day in history.
1635 Frans van Mieris, the Elder, Dutch painter was born on April - 16.
1646 Jules Hardouin Mansart, French architect (d. 1708) was born on this day in history.
1648 John Luyken, poet/etcher (Duytse Lyre) was born on this day in history.
1652 On April - 16 birth of clement XII, [Lorenzo Corsini], Italy, Pope (1730-40)
0069 Death of Otho, Roman Emperor (b. 32) on April - 16.
0744 Death of al-Walid II, Umayyad caliph on April - 16.
0924 Death of Berengar of Friuli, King of Italy on this day in history.
1113 On April - 16 death of sviatopolk II of Kiev, Russian prince (b. 1050)
1115 Svjatopolk II, great monarch of Kiev, dies [or 1113] on this day in history.
1118 On this day in history death of adelaide del Vasto, wife of Roger II of Sicily
1198 Death of Duke Frederick I of Austria on this day in history.
1446 Filippo Brunelleschi, architect, dies on this day in history.