Historical Events In April - 15
Saturday, 15 December 2018
0069 Battle at Bedriacum, North-Italy on April - 15.
0784 First balloon flight in Ireland on April - 15.
1053 On this day in history godwin, Earl of Wessex
1205 On April - 15 battle at Adrianople: Bulgaria beats Emp Boudouin of Constantinople
1220 On April - 15 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 Manuel Chrysoloras, Greek humanist and grammarian on this day in history.
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 Nanak, 1st guru of Sikhs on this day in history.
1472 Leon B Alberti, Italian humanist/architect (Philodoxis), dies at 68 on April - 15.
1492 On April - 15 the birth of Leonardo da Vinci, Rennaisance man
1493 -20/4 Barcelona] Columbus meets with King Ferdinand & Isabella on April - 15.
1502 On this day in history jan IV Chalon, prince of Orange, dies
1581 Cortes van Thomar accepts Philip II as king of Portugal on this day in history.
1588 Claudius Salmasius, [Claude Saumaise], French linguist on April - 15.
1594 Fleming Pieter Stevens appointed royal painter of Rudolf II (Prague) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history boris Godunov, tsar of Russia (1598-1605), dies
1607 On April - 15 cornelius Kilianus, Flemish translator/poet, dies at about 78
1610 Johan van Duivenoorde, mister of Warmond, dies at about 62 on April - 15.
1621 Hugo the Great arrives in France on April - 15.
1621 On this day in history john Carver, first governor of Plymouth Colony
1632 Swedish & Saxon army beat Earl Tilly on April - 15.
1637 On April - 15 valentin Molitor, composer
1651 Domenico Gabrielli, composer on this day in history.
1652 Patriarch Joseph, head of the Russian Orthodox Church on April - 15.
1654 England & Netherlands signs peace treaty on this day in history.
1659 Simon Dach, German poet, dies on this day in history.
1682 On April - 15 john van Huysum, Dutch painter (flowers/fruit)
1684 Catherine I, empress of Russia (1725-27) on this day in history.
1688 Johann Friedrich Fasch, composer on April - 15.
1689 On April - 15 french king Louis XIV declares war on Spain
1689 On April - 15 ferdinand Zellbell, composer