Historical Events In April - 11
Tuesday, 25 June 2019
0491 On this day in history flavius Anastasius becomes Byzantine Emperor, with the name of Anastasius I.
0672 On April - 11 deusdedit III begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0678 On this day in history donus, Italian Pope (676-78), dies
1034 On April - 11 romanus III Argyrus, Byzantine emperor (1028-34), assasinated by wife
1079 Bishop Stanislaus of Krakow is executed by order of Bolesław II of Poland on April - 11.
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 this day in history king Edward IV of England conquers London from Henry VI
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 April - 11.
1512 On April - 11 gaston de Foix, French pretender to Navarra throne, dies in battle
1551 On April - 11 english premier John Dudley appointed duke of Northumberland
1564 England & France sign Peace of Troyes on April - 11.
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 Diogo Diaz Melgaz, composer on this day in history.
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 April - 11.
1681 On April - 11 anne Danican Philidor, composer
1682 On April - 11 jean-Joseph Mouret, composer
1689 William III & Mary II crowned as joint rulers of Britain on this day in history.
1713 On this day in history 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 Pierre Nicolas La Houssaye, composer on this day in history.
1768 Fire destroys one-third of the town of Montreal on April - 11.
1769 On April - 11 johann Georg Lickl, composer
1770 George Canning, (C) British PM (1827) on April - 11.
1772 Manuel Jose Quintana, Spanish author/poet (El Duque de Viseo) on this day in history.