Historical Events In April - 15
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
0069 Battle at Bedriacum, North-Italy on April - 15.
0784 On April - 15 first balloon flight in Ireland
1053 On this day in history godwin, Earl of Wessex
1205 On this day in history battle at Adrianople: Bulgaria beats Emp Boudouin of Constantinople
1220 On this day in history adolf I, archbishop of Cologne, dies
1250 On this day in history pope Innoncent III refuses Jews of Cordova Spain to build a synagogue
1415 On April - 15 manuel Chrysoloras, Greek humanist and grammarian
1450 French defeat English at Battle of Formigny in 100 Years' War on April - 15.
1452 On April - 15 leonardo da Vinci, Italy, painter/sculptor/scientist/visionary
1469 Nanak, 1st guru of Sikhs on April - 15.
1472 On this day in history leon B Alberti, Italian humanist/architect (Philodoxis), dies at 68
1492 On this day in history the birth of Leonardo da Vinci, Rennaisance man
1493 On April - 15 -20/4 Barcelona] Columbus meets with King Ferdinand & Isabella
1502 Jan IV Chalon, prince of Orange, dies on this day in history.
1581 On April - 15 cortes van Thomar accepts Philip II as king of Portugal
1588 On April - 15 claudius Salmasius, [Claude Saumaise], French linguist
1594 On April - 15 fleming Pieter Stevens appointed royal painter of Rudolf II (Prague)
1595 On this day in history willem I's daughter of Elisabeth of Nassau marries duke Henri de la Tour d'Auvergne of Broth
1605 Boris Godunov, tsar of Russia (1598-1605), dies on this day in history.
1607 Cornelius Kilianus, Flemish translator/poet, dies at about 78 on this day in history.
1610 On this day in history johan van Duivenoorde, mister of Warmond, dies at about 62
1621 On this day in history hugo the Great arrives in France
1621 John Carver, first governor of Plymouth Colony on April - 15.
1632 Swedish & Saxon army beat Earl Tilly on April - 15.
1637 Valentin Molitor, composer on April - 15.
1651 Domenico Gabrielli, composer on April - 15.
1652 On April - 15 patriarch Joseph, head of the Russian Orthodox Church
1654 England & Netherlands signs peace treaty on April - 15.
1659 Simon Dach, German poet, dies on this day in history.
1682 On April - 15 john van Huysum, Dutch painter (flowers/fruit)
1684 On April - 15 catherine I, empress of Russia (1725-27)
1688 On April - 15 johann Friedrich Fasch, composer
1689 French king Louis XIV declares war on Spain on this day in history.
1689 On this day in history ferdinand Zellbell, composer