Historical Events In April - 18
Sunday, 28 February 2021
0310 On April - 18 st Eusebius begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0387 On this day in history bishop Ambrosius of Milan baptizes Augustinus
0680 On this day in history mu'awijja, kalief of Al-Schaam, dies
1025 On this day in history bolesław Chrobry is crowned in Gniezno, becoming the first King of Poland.
1161 Theobald of Bec, Archbishop of Canterbury on April - 18.
1480 The birth of Lucrezia Borgia, Duchess of Ferrara on April - 18.
1480 Lucretia Borgia, murderess (poison)/daughter (Pope Alexander VI) on April - 18.
1504 Filippino Lippi, painter, dies at about 52 on April - 18.
1506 On this day in history the cornerstone of the current St. Peter's Basilica is laid.
1518 On this day in history bona Sforza is crowned as queen consort of Poland.
1521 Parliament of Worms: Cardinal Alexander questions Maarten Luther on this day in history.
1521 On April - 18 francois de Coligny, ruler of van Andelot, French general (Jarnac)
1530 On this day in history francois Lambert d'avignon, French church reformer, dies at about 43
1552 Mauritius of Saksen occupies Linz on this day in history.
1552 John Leland, antiquary, dies on April - 18.
1556 Luigi Alamanni, Italian poet (Flora, Antigone), dies at 61 on April - 18.
1558 On April - 18 roxelana, wife of Suleiman the Magnificent
1567 Wilhelm von Grumbach, German military man, dies at 63 on April - 18.
1580 Thomas Middleton, English playwright (Game of Chess) on this day in history.
1587 On this day in history john Foxe, author (Book of Martyrs), dies
1590 Ahmed I, 14th sultan of Turkey (1603-17) on this day in history.
1599 Valencia arch duke Albrecht of Austrian marries Isabella of Spain on April - 18.
1605 On April - 18 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 On April - 18 julius Caesar, English judge
1663 Osman declares war on Austria on this day in history.
1666 On this day in history peace of Kleef: Netherlands & bishop Von Galen of Munster
1676 On April - 18 sudbury, Mass attacked by Indians
1679 Hofmannswaldau, writer, dies on April - 18.
1684 On April - 18 gonzales Cocx, [Coques], painter, dies
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 April - 18.
1689 George Jeffreys, 1st Baron Jeffreys of Wem/infamous judge, dies on this day in history.
1690 On this day in history charles V Leopold, Duke of Lotharingen/Austrian fieldmarshal, dies