Historical Events In April - 28
Wednesday, 22 September 2021
0357 On this day in history emperor Constantius II visits Rome
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 Hugo van Cluny, 6th abbott of Cluny/saint, dies on April - 28.
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 this day in history.
1253 -May 7th) Utrecht destroyed by fire on April - 28.
1376 English parliament demands supervision on royal outlay on this day in history.
1442 On this day in history the birth of Edward IV, english king
1442 Edward IV, King of England (1461-70, 71-83) on this day in history.
1498 Henry Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland, English politician on this day in history.
1503 On April - 28 battle at Cerignalo: Spanish army under G Cordoba beats France
1521 Treaty of Worms: Emperor Charles names his brother Ferdinand Arch duke of Neth-Austria on this day in history.
1550 Powers of Dutch inquisition extends on this day in history.
1592 George Villiers, 1st duke of Buckingham/English admiral on April - 28.
1611 On this day in history 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.
1635 On April - 28 virginia Gov John Harvey accused of treason & removed from office
1655 On this day in history english admiral Blake beats Tunen pirate fleet
1686 The first volume of Isaac Newton's "Principia" published on April - 28.
1686 1st volume of Isaac Newton's "Principia" published on this day in history.
1710 On April - 28 thomas Betterton, English actor
1715 On April - 28 franz Sparry, composer
1748 On this day in history lorenz Justinian Ott, composer
1750 Paul Ignaz Kurzinger, composer on April - 28.
1753 On April - 28 franz K Achard, German physicist
1757 Claus Nielsen Schali, composer on this day in history.
1758 On April - 28 the birth of James Monroe, American president
1758 James Monroe, Westmoreland Va, (D-R) 5th pres (1817-25) on April - 28.
1770 Capt James Cook in Endeavor lands at Botany Bay in Australia on this day in history.
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 On April - 28 francis Baily, describer of "Baily's Beads" during solar eclipse
1788 Maryland becomes the 7th state to ratify the constitution on April - 28.
1788 Maryland was one of the first of the United States of America, entering the Union as number seven on this day on this day in history.