Historical Events In April - 06
Saturday, 28 March 2020
0000 Earliest recorded solar eclipse on this day in history.
0000 On this day in history the birth of Jesus (according to scholars' estimates, Religious leader)
0402 On April - 06 battle at Pollentia: Roman army under Stilicho beats Visigoten
0610 On April - 06 lailat-ul Qadar, night koran descended to Earth
0648 On this day in history -BC- Earliest total solar eclipse; chronicled by Greeks
0774 On April - 06 charles the Great affirms Pippins promise of Quiercy
0885 On this day in history methodius, Greek apostle of the slaves/archbishop of Sirmium, dies
0912 Nottker "the Stamelaar", benedictine monk/poet, dies at about 71 on this day in history.
1106 Fire in Venice on this day in history.
1199 Richard I the Lion-hearted, King of England (1189-99), dies at 41 on this day in history.
1199 Richard I, the Lion-hearted, King of England (1189-99), dies at 41 on April - 06.
1252 On April - 06 peter of Verona, [Peter Martyr], Italian inquisitor/st, dies at 45
1320 The Scots reaffirm their independence by signing the Declaration of Arbroath on April - 06.
1327 On this day in history italian poet Petrarch first sets eyes on his beloved Laura
1327 Italian poet Petrarch 1st sets eyes on his beloved Laura on April - 06.
1348 On April - 06 italian poet Petrarch's beloved Laura dies of plague
1348 Petrarch's Laura, dies of plague on April - 06.
1362 On this day in history robber bastion Tard-Venus strikes at Brignais France
1362 On April - 06 jacques de Bourbon, count of Marche, killed in battle
1385 On April - 06 john, Master of the Order of Aviz, is made king John I of Portugal.
1472 Pieter Bladelin, Belgium, land owner (Middelburg castle), dies on this day in history.
1483 On April - 06 the birth of Raphael, Italian painter
1483 Raphael Sanzio, Italian painter/master builder (Madonna Sistina) on April - 06.
1489 Hans Waldmann, Swiss military/mayor (Zurich), beheaded on April - 06.
1490 On April - 06 matthias Corvinus, king of Hungary, dies
1516 A Willaert installed as singer of cardinal Ippolito I d'Este on April - 06.
1520 On this day in history raphael artist dies on his 37th birthday
1520 Raphael [Sanzio], artist (Sistine Madonna), dies on his 37th birthday on April - 06.
1528 Albrecht Durer, German painter/graphic artist, dies in Germany at 56 on this day in history.
1551 Joachim Vadianus, Swiss physician/mayor of Sankt Gallen, dies at 66 on April - 06.
1571 John Hamilton, Scottish prelate and politician on this day in history.
1590 On April - 06 francis Walsingham, English secretary of state, dies at about 57
1593 Henry Barrow, English puritian/Congressionalist, hanged on this day in history.
1605 John Stow, British historian, dies on April - 06.