Historical Events In April - 11
Saturday, 20 April 2019
0491 On April - 11 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 April - 11 donus, Italian Pope (676-78), dies
1034 Romanus III Argyrus, Byzantine emperor (1028-34), assasinated by wife on this day in history.
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 King Edward IV of England conquers London from Henry VI on this day in history.
1500 On this day in history michael T Marullus, Greeks poet, drowns
1512 Battle at Ravenna: France under Gaston de Foix beat Spanish Army on this day in history.
1512 Gaston de Foix, French pretender to Navarra throne, dies in battle on this day in history.
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 Dutch prince William of Orange flees from Antwerp to Breda on April - 11.
1579 On April - 11 venlo joins Union of Utrecht
1580 Drenthe joins Union of Utrecht on April - 11.
1586 On April - 11 pietro Della Valle, composer
1602 Johann Neukrantz, composer on April - 11.
1638 Diogo Diaz Melgaz, composer on April - 11.
1648 On April - 11 matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer, dies at 53
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 April - 11.
1682 On this day in history jean-Joseph Mouret, composer
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 this day in history.
1715 On this day in history john Alcock, composer
1722 On this day in history christopher Smart, English poet & journalist (Ceremony of Carols)
1729 On April - 11 manuel de Egues, composer, dies at 71
1735 Pierre Nicolas La Houssaye, composer on April - 11.
1768 Fire destroys one-third of the town of Montreal on this day in history.
1769 Johann Georg Lickl, composer on this day in history.
1770 On April - 11 george Canning, (C) British PM (1827)
1772 Manuel Jose Quintana, Spanish author/poet (El Duque de Viseo) on this day in history.