Historical Events In April - 11
Wednesday, 21 August 2019
0491 On April - 11 flavius Anastasius becomes Byzantine Emperor, with the name of Anastasius I.
0672 On this day in history deusdedit III begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0678 Donus, Italian Pope (676-78), dies on this day in history.
1034 Romanus III Argyrus, Byzantine emperor (1028-34), assasinated by wife on this day in history.
1079 On this day in history 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 this day in history frederick I the Warlike, elector of Saxony
1471 King Edward IV of England conquers London from Henry VI on this day in history.
1500 Michael T Marullus, Greeks poet, drowns on this day in history.
1512 Battle at Ravenna: France under Gaston de Foix beat Spanish Army on this day in history.
1512 On this day in history gaston de Foix, French pretender to Navarra throne, dies in battle
1551 English premier John Dudley appointed duke of Northumberland on this day in history.
1564 On April - 11 england & France sign Peace of Troyes
1567 Dutch prince William of Orange flees from Antwerp to Breda on April - 11.
1579 On this day in history venlo joins Union of Utrecht
1580 On April - 11 drenthe joins Union of Utrecht
1586 Pietro Della Valle, composer on this day in history.
1602 On this day in history johann Neukrantz, composer
1638 On April - 11 diogo Diaz Melgaz, composer
1648 Matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer, dies at 53 on April - 11.
1661 On April - 11 antoine Coypel, French painter/poet
1677 Battle at Montcassel, French troops beat Prince William III on this day in history.
1681 On April - 11 anne Danican Philidor, composer
1682 Jean-Joseph Mouret, composer on this day in history.
1689 On April - 11 william III & Mary II crowned as joint rulers of Britain
1713 Peace of Utrecht; France cedes Maritime provinces to Britain on April - 11.
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 April - 11.
1735 Pierre Nicolas La Houssaye, composer on April - 11.
1768 On April - 11 fire destroys one-third of the town of Montreal
1769 On April - 11 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)