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