Historical Events In April - 15
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
0069 On April - 15 battle at Bedriacum, North-Italy
0784 On April - 15 first balloon flight in Ireland
1053 On April - 15 godwin, Earl of Wessex
1205 Battle at Adrianople: Bulgaria beats Emp Boudouin of Constantinople on April - 15.
1220 Adolf I, archbishop of Cologne, dies on April - 15.
1250 Pope Innoncent III refuses Jews of Cordova Spain to build a synagogue on this day in history.
1415 On April - 15 manuel Chrysoloras, Greek humanist and grammarian
1450 On this day in history french defeat English at Battle of Formigny in 100 Years' War
1452 On this day in history leonardo da Vinci, Italy, painter/sculptor/scientist/visionary
1469 On April - 15 nanak, 1st guru of Sikhs
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 -20/4 Barcelona] Columbus meets with King Ferdinand & Isabella on this day in history.
1502 Jan IV Chalon, prince of Orange, dies on April - 15.
1581 Cortes van Thomar accepts Philip II as king of Portugal on this day in history.
1588 On April - 15 claudius Salmasius, [Claude Saumaise], French linguist
1594 On this day in history fleming Pieter Stevens appointed royal painter of Rudolf II (Prague)
1595 Willem I's daughter of Elisabeth of Nassau marries duke Henri de la Tour d'Auvergne of Broth on April - 15.
1605 Boris Godunov, tsar of Russia (1598-1605), dies on April - 15.
1607 On this day in history cornelius Kilianus, Flemish translator/poet, dies at about 78
1610 On April - 15 johan van Duivenoorde, mister of Warmond, dies at about 62
1621 Hugo the Great arrives in France on this day in history.
1621 On April - 15 john Carver, first governor of Plymouth Colony
1632 On this day in history swedish & Saxon army beat Earl Tilly
1637 Valentin Molitor, composer on April - 15.
1651 Domenico Gabrielli, composer on April - 15.
1652 Patriarch Joseph, head of the Russian Orthodox Church on April - 15.
1654 On this day in history england & Netherlands signs peace treaty
1659 Simon Dach, German poet, dies on April - 15.
1682 John van Huysum, Dutch painter (flowers/fruit) on this day in history.
1684 On this day in history catherine I, empress of Russia (1725-27)
1688 Johann Friedrich Fasch, composer on April - 15.
1689 French king Louis XIV declares war on Spain on April - 15.
1689 Ferdinand Zellbell, composer on April - 15.