Historical Events In April - 02
Saturday, 03 December 2022
0742 On April - 02 the birth of Charlemagne, French emperor
0742 On this day in history charlemagne, 1st Holy Roman emperor (800-14)
0999 Gerbert of Aurillac elected as 1st French Pope on April - 02.
1118 On this day in history boudouin I, of Bologne/Edessa, 1st crusader/king of Jerusalem, dies
1416 On this day in history alfonso V succeeds his father as king of Aragon
1416 Ferdinand I, the Justified, king of Aragon/Sicily, dies at 52 on April - 02.
1453 On April - 02 mehmed II begins his siege of Constantinople (İstanbul), which would fall on May 29.
1502 Arthur, English crown prince/husband of Catharina of Aragon, dies on this day in history.
1513 On April - 02 florida discovered, claimed for Spain by Ponce de Le¢n
1513 Florida discovered, claimed for Spain by Ponce de Leon on this day in history.
1550 Jews are expelled from Genoa Italy on April - 02.
1559 England/France signs 1st Treaty of Le Cateau-Cambrésis on April - 02.
1590 States-General appoints earl Mauritius, viceroy of Utrecht on April - 02.
1595 Cornelis de Houtman's ships depart to Asia through Cape of Good Hope on April - 02.
1602 Maria de Jesus de Agreda, [Maria Coronel], Spanish franciscan on this day in history.
1618 Francesco M Grimaldi, mathematician/physicist (light defraction) on April - 02.
1628 Constantin Christian Dedekind, composer on this day in history.
1632 On April - 02 georg Caspar Weckler, composer
1640 On this day in history matthias C Sarbiewski, [Sarbievius], Polish jesuit/poet, dies at 45
1645 On April - 02 robert Devereux resigns as parliament supreme commander
1657 Ferdinand III, King of Hungarian/Bohemia/German Emperor, dies at 48 on April - 02.
1705 Johann Lohner, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1711 On April - 02 jan Punt, Dutch engraver/illustrator/actor (Gideonschool)
1713 On April - 02 onno Zwier van Haren, Frisian poet (Fatherland)
1725 On this day in history the birth of Giacomo Casanova, Italian lover, writer and philosopher
1725 On April - 02 casanova, writer
1728 On April - 02 franz Asplmayr, composer
1733 On this day in history giacomo Tritto, composer
1735 On April - 02 christian Gotthilf Tag, composer
1740 On this day in history armand-Gaston Camus, French CEO (Council of 500)
1745 On April - 02 austria & Bavaria sign peace
1747 Johann J Dillenius, German botanist, dies at 63 on April - 02.
1755 Commodore William James captures the pirate fortress of Suvarnadurg on west coast of India on April - 02.
1758 Johann Balthasar Konig, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.