Historical Events In April - 02
Tuesday, 22 October 2019
0742 On April - 02 the birth of Charlemagne, French emperor
0742 On April - 02 charlemagne, 1st Holy Roman emperor (800-14)
0999 Gerbert of Aurillac elected as 1st French Pope on this day in history.
1118 Boudouin I, of Bologne/Edessa, 1st crusader/king of Jerusalem, dies on April - 02.
1416 Alfonso V succeeds his father as king of Aragon on April - 02.
1416 On April - 02 ferdinand I, the Justified, king of Aragon/Sicily, dies at 52
1453 Mehmed II begins his siege of Constantinople (Ä°stanbul), which would fall on May 29 on April - 02.
1502 Arthur, English crown prince/husband of Catharina of Aragon, dies on April - 02.
1513 On this day in history florida discovered, claimed for Spain by Ponce de Le¢n
1513 Florida discovered, claimed for Spain by Ponce de Leon on April - 02.
1550 On April - 02 jews are expelled from Genoa Italy
1559 On April - 02 england/France signs 1st Treaty of Le Cateau-CambrĂ©sis
1590 On this day in history states-General appoints earl Mauritius, viceroy of Utrecht
1595 Cornelis de Houtman's ships depart to Asia through Cape of Good Hope on April - 02.
1602 On April - 02 maria de Jesus de Agreda, [Maria Coronel], Spanish franciscan
1618 On April - 02 francesco M Grimaldi, mathematician/physicist (light defraction)
1628 On April - 02 constantin Christian Dedekind, composer
1632 On this day in history georg Caspar Weckler, composer
1640 On April - 02 matthias C Sarbiewski, [Sarbievius], Polish jesuit/poet, dies at 45
1645 Robert Devereux resigns as parliament supreme commander on this day in history.
1657 On April - 02 ferdinand III, King of Hungarian/Bohemia/German Emperor, dies at 48
1705 Johann Lohner, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1711 On this day in history jan Punt, Dutch engraver/illustrator/actor (Gideonschool)
1713 On April - 02 onno Zwier van Haren, Frisian poet (Fatherland)
1725 The birth of Giacomo Casanova, Italian lover, writer and philosopher on this day in history.
1725 On April - 02 casanova, writer
1728 On April - 02 franz Asplmayr, composer
1733 On this day in history giacomo Tritto, composer
1735 Christian Gotthilf Tag, composer on April - 02.
1740 Armand-Gaston Camus, French CEO (Council of 500) on April - 02.
1745 Austria & Bavaria sign peace on April - 02.
1747 Johann J Dillenius, German botanist, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1755 Commodore William James captures the pirate fortress of Suvarnadurg on west coast of India on April - 02.
1758 On this day in history johann Balthasar Konig, composer, dies at 67