Historical Events In April - 11
Monday, 30 January 2023
0491 Flavius Anastasius becomes Byzantine Emperor, with the name of Anastasius I on this day in history.
0672 Deusdedit III begins his reign as Catholic Pope on April - 11.
0678 Donus, Italian Pope (676-78), dies on this day in history.
1034 Romanus III Argyrus, Byzantine emperor (1028-34), assasinated by wife on April - 11.
1079 On April - 11 bishop Stanislaus of Krakow is executed by order of Bolesław II of Poland.
1240 Llywelyn ab Iorwerth the Great, monarch of Wales (1194-1240), dies on April - 11.
1370 Frederick I the Warlike, elector of Saxony on April - 11.
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 April - 11 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 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 On this day in history venlo joins Union of Utrecht
1580 Drenthe joins Union of Utrecht on April - 11.
1586 Pietro Della Valle, composer on this day in history.
1602 On April - 11 johann Neukrantz, composer
1638 On April - 11 diogo Diaz Melgaz, composer
1648 Matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
1661 Antoine Coypel, French painter/poet on this day in history.
1677 On this day in history battle at Montcassel, French troops beat Prince William III
1681 On April - 11 anne Danican Philidor, composer
1682 On April - 11 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 On April - 11 christopher Smart, English poet & journalist (Ceremony of Carols)
1729 Manuel de Egues, composer, dies at 71 on April - 11.
1735 On April - 11 pierre Nicolas La Houssaye, composer
1768 On April - 11 fire destroys one-third of the town of Montreal
1769 Johann Georg Lickl, composer on this day in history.
1770 George Canning, (C) British PM (1827) on April - 11.
1772 Manuel Jose Quintana, Spanish author/poet (El Duque de Viseo) on April - 11.