Historical Events In April - 11
Friday, 18 October 2019
0491 On April - 11 flavius Anastasius becomes Byzantine Emperor, with the name of Anastasius I.
0672 Deusdedit III begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0678 Donus, Italian Pope (676-78), dies on April - 11.
1034 Romanus III Argyrus, Byzantine emperor (1028-34), assasinated by wife on April - 11.
1079 Bishop Stanislaus of Krakow is executed by order of BolesĹ‚aw II of Poland on this day in history.
1240 On this day in history llywelyn ab Iorwerth the Great, monarch of Wales (1194-1240), dies
1370 On April - 11 frederick I the Warlike, elector of Saxony
1471 King Edward IV of England conquers London from Henry VI on April - 11.
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 April - 11 gaston de Foix, French pretender to Navarra throne, dies in battle
1551 English premier John Dudley appointed duke of Northumberland on April - 11.
1564 England & France sign Peace of Troyes on April - 11.
1567 Dutch prince William of Orange flees from Antwerp to Breda on this day in history.
1579 On April - 11 venlo joins Union of Utrecht
1580 On this day in history drenthe joins Union of Utrecht
1586 Pietro Della Valle, composer on April - 11.
1602 Johann Neukrantz, composer on April - 11.
1638 On this day in history 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 On April - 11 battle at Montcassel, French troops beat Prince William III
1681 Anne Danican Philidor, composer on this day in history.
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 On this day in history peace of Utrecht; France cedes Maritime provinces to Britain
1715 John Alcock, composer on April - 11.
1722 Christopher Smart, English poet & journalist (Ceremony of Carols) on this day in history.
1729 On this day in history manuel de Egues, composer, dies at 71
1735 Pierre Nicolas La Houssaye, composer on April - 11.
1768 On April - 11 fire destroys one-third of the town of Montreal
1769 On this day in history johann Georg Lickl, composer
1770 On this day in history george Canning, (C) British PM (1827)
1772 On April - 11 manuel Jose Quintana, Spanish author/poet (El Duque de Viseo)