Historical Events In April - 11
Tuesday, 03 August 2021
0491 Flavius Anastasius becomes Byzantine Emperor, with the name of Anastasius I on April - 11.
0672 On this day in history deusdedit III begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0678 Donus, Italian Pope (676-78), dies on April - 11.
1034 On this day in history romanus III Argyrus, Byzantine emperor (1028-34), assasinated by wife
1079 On April - 11 bishop Stanislaus of Krakow is executed by order of Bolesław II of Poland.
1240 On April - 11 llywelyn ab Iorwerth the Great, monarch of Wales (1194-1240), dies
1370 On April - 11 frederick I the Warlike, elector of Saxony
1471 On April - 11 king Edward IV of England conquers London from Henry VI
1500 Michael T Marullus, Greeks poet, drowns on this day in history.
1512 On this day in history battle at Ravenna: France under Gaston de Foix beat Spanish Army
1512 On this day in history gaston de Foix, French pretender to Navarra throne, dies in battle
1551 On April - 11 english premier John Dudley appointed duke of Northumberland
1564 On this day in history england & France sign Peace of Troyes
1567 On this day in history dutch prince William of Orange flees from Antwerp to Breda
1579 Venlo joins Union of Utrecht on April - 11.
1580 Drenthe joins Union of Utrecht on this day in history.
1586 Pietro Della Valle, composer on this day in history.
1602 Johann Neukrantz, composer on April - 11.
1638 On April - 11 diogo Diaz Melgaz, composer
1648 On April - 11 matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer, dies at 53
1661 Antoine Coypel, French painter/poet on this day in history.
1677 Battle at Montcassel, French troops beat Prince William III on this day in history.
1681 On April - 11 anne Danican Philidor, composer
1682 On this day in history jean-Joseph Mouret, composer
1689 On this day in history william III & Mary II crowned as joint rulers of Britain
1713 On April - 11 peace of Utrecht; France cedes Maritime provinces to Britain
1715 John Alcock, composer on this day in history.
1722 Christopher Smart, English poet & journalist (Ceremony of Carols) on this day in history.
1729 Manuel de Egues, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1735 Pierre Nicolas La Houssaye, composer on this day in history.
1768 Fire destroys one-third of the town of Montreal on this day in history.
1769 On this day in history johann Georg Lickl, composer
1770 On April - 11 george Canning, (C) British PM (1827)
1772 On April - 11 manuel Jose Quintana, Spanish author/poet (El Duque de Viseo)