Historical Events In April - 28
Tuesday, 22 June 2021
0357 Emperor Constantius II visits Rome on April - 28.
0585 War between Lydia & Media ended by solar eclipse on this day in history.
1089 On April - 28 dirk de Grote, bishop of Verdun/Basel/archbishop of Trier, dies
1109 On April - 28 hugo van Cluny, 6th abbott of Cluny/saint, dies
1192 On this day in history assassination of Conrad of Montferrat (Conrad I), King of Jerusalem, in Tyre, two days after his title to the throne is confirmed by election. The killing is carried out by Hashshashin.
1202 King Philip II throws out John without Country, from France on April - 28.
1253 -May 7th) Utrecht destroyed by fire on this day in history.
1376 English parliament demands supervision on royal outlay on this day in history.
1442 The birth of Edward IV, english king on this day in history.
1442 Edward IV, King of England (1461-70, 71-83) on April - 28.
1498 Henry Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland, English politician on April - 28.
1503 On April - 28 battle at Cerignalo: Spanish army under G Cordoba beats France
1521 On April - 28 treaty of Worms: Emperor Charles names his brother Ferdinand Arch duke of Neth-Austria
1550 On this day in history powers of Dutch inquisition extends
1592 On April - 28 george Villiers, 1st duke of Buckingham/English admiral
1611 Establishment of the Pontifical and Royal University of Santo Tomas, The Catholic University of the Philippines, the oldest existing university in Asia and the largest Catholic university in the world on this day in history.
1635 On April - 28 virginia Gov John Harvey accused of treason & removed from office
1655 English admiral Blake beats Tunen pirate fleet on April - 28.
1686 On this day in history the first volume of Isaac Newton's "Principia" published
1686 1st volume of Isaac Newton's "Principia" published on this day in history.
1710 Thomas Betterton, English actor on this day in history.
1715 Franz Sparry, composer on this day in history.
1748 On April - 28 lorenz Justinian Ott, composer
1750 On April - 28 paul Ignaz Kurzinger, composer
1753 On April - 28 franz K Achard, German physicist
1757 On this day in history claus Nielsen Schali, composer
1758 The birth of James Monroe, American president on April - 28.
1758 James Monroe, Westmoreland Va, (D-R) 5th pres (1817-25) on April - 28.
1770 On April - 28 capt James Cook in Endeavor lands at Botany Bay in Australia
1770 Nikita P Panin, Russian diplomat/minister of Foreign affairs on April - 28.
1770 On this day in history marie AC de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer, dies at 60
1774 Francis Baily, describer of "Baily's Beads" during solar eclipse on this day in history.
1788 Maryland becomes the 7th state to ratify the constitution on this day in history.
1788 Maryland was one of the first of the United States of America, entering the Union as number seven on this day on April - 28.