Historical Events In April - 28
Saturday, 06 March 2021
0357 Emperor Constantius II visits Rome on April - 28.
0585 On April - 28 war between Lydia & Media ended by solar eclipse
1089 Dirk de Grote, bishop of Verdun/Basel/archbishop of Trier, dies on April - 28.
1109 On April - 28 hugo van Cluny, 6th abbott of Cluny/saint, dies
1192 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 on this day in history.
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 On April - 28 english parliament demands supervision on royal outlay
1442 On this day in history the birth of Edward IV, english king
1442 On April - 28 edward IV, King of England (1461-70, 71-83)
1498 On this day in history henry Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland, English politician
1503 On this day in history 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 On April - 28 george Villiers, 1st duke of Buckingham/English admiral
1611 On April - 28 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 Virginia Gov John Harvey accused of treason & removed from office on April - 28.
1655 English admiral Blake beats Tunen pirate fleet on this day in history.
1686 The first volume of Isaac Newton's "Principia" published on this day in history.
1686 On this day in history 1st volume of Isaac Newton's "Principia" published
1710 Thomas Betterton, English actor on this day in history.
1715 On April - 28 franz Sparry, composer
1748 On this day in history lorenz Justinian Ott, composer
1750 Paul Ignaz Kurzinger, composer on this day in history.
1753 On this day in history franz K Achard, German physicist
1757 Claus Nielsen Schali, composer on this day in history.
1758 On this day in history the birth of James Monroe, American president
1758 On April - 28 james Monroe, Westmoreland Va, (D-R) 5th pres (1817-25)
1770 Capt James Cook in Endeavor lands at Botany Bay in Australia on this day in history.
1770 On this day in history nikita P Panin, Russian diplomat/minister of Foreign affairs
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 On April - 28 maryland becomes the 7th state to ratify the constitution
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.