Historical Events In April - 18
Monday, 21 September 2020
0310 On this day in history st Eusebius begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0387 Bishop Ambrosius of Milan baptizes Augustinus on this day in history.
0680 Mu'awijja, kalief of Al-Schaam, dies on April - 18.
1025 On April - 18 bolesław Chrobry is crowned in Gniezno, becoming the first King of Poland.
1161 Theobald of Bec, Archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.
1480 On April - 18 the birth of Lucrezia Borgia, Duchess of Ferrara
1480 On this day in history lucretia Borgia, murderess (poison)/daughter (Pope Alexander VI)
1504 Filippino Lippi, painter, dies at about 52 on this day in history.
1506 The cornerstone of the current St. Peter's Basilica is laid on this day in history.
1518 On this day in history bona Sforza is crowned as queen consort of Poland.
1521 On April - 18 parliament of Worms: Cardinal Alexander questions Maarten Luther
1521 On April - 18 francois de Coligny, ruler of van Andelot, French general (Jarnac)
1530 Francois Lambert d'avignon, French church reformer, dies at about 43 on this day in history.
1552 Mauritius of Saksen occupies Linz on this day in history.
1552 John Leland, antiquary, dies on April - 18.
1556 On this day in history luigi Alamanni, Italian poet (Flora, Antigone), dies at 61
1558 On April - 18 roxelana, wife of Suleiman the Magnificent
1567 On April - 18 wilhelm von Grumbach, German military man, dies at 63
1580 Thomas Middleton, English playwright (Game of Chess) on this day in history.
1587 John Foxe, author (Book of Martyrs), dies on April - 18.
1590 On April - 18 ahmed I, 14th sultan of Turkey (1603-17)
1599 On April - 18 valencia arch duke Albrecht of Austrian marries Isabella of Spain
1605 On this day in history giacomo Carissimi, composer
1610 On April - 18 robert Parsons, English jesuit leader/plotter, dies at 63
1612 Emanuel Van Meteren, merchant/historian, dies on April - 18.
1636 Julius Caesar, English judge on April - 18.
1663 Osman declares war on Austria on this day in history.
1666 Peace of Kleef: Netherlands & bishop Von Galen of Munster on April - 18.
1676 Sudbury, Mass attacked by Indians on April - 18.
1679 On this day in history hofmannswaldau, writer, dies
1684 Gonzales Cocx, [Coques], painter, dies on this day in history.
1689 Death of British Chief Justice Judge George Jeffreys in the Tower of London. He presided over the "Bloody Assizes" following the Monmouth Rebellion of 1685 on this day in history.
1689 George Jeffreys, 1st Baron Jeffreys of Wem/infamous judge, dies on April - 18.
1690 On April - 18 charles V Leopold, Duke of Lotharingen/Austrian fieldmarshal, dies