Historical Events In April - 15
Wednesday, 08 February 2023
0069 On April - 15 battle at Bedriacum, North-Italy
0784 First balloon flight in Ireland on this day in history.
1053 Godwin, Earl of Wessex on this day in history.
1205 Battle at Adrianople: Bulgaria beats Emp Boudouin of Constantinople on April - 15.
1220 On April - 15 adolf I, archbishop of Cologne, dies
1250 Pope Innoncent III refuses Jews of Cordova Spain to build a synagogue on this day in history.
1415 On this day in history manuel Chrysoloras, Greek humanist and grammarian
1450 French defeat English at Battle of Formigny in 100 Years' War on this day in history.
1452 On April - 15 leonardo da Vinci, Italy, painter/sculptor/scientist/visionary
1469 On April - 15 nanak, 1st guru of Sikhs
1472 Leon B Alberti, Italian humanist/architect (Philodoxis), dies at 68 on this day in history.
1492 The birth of Leonardo da Vinci, Rennaisance man on April - 15.
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 On April - 15 cortes van Thomar accepts Philip II as king of Portugal
1588 Claudius Salmasius, [Claude Saumaise], French linguist on this day in history.
1594 Fleming Pieter Stevens appointed royal painter of Rudolf II (Prague) on this day in history.
1595 On April - 15 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 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 April - 15 hugo the Great arrives in France
1621 John Carver, first governor of Plymouth Colony on April - 15.
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 April - 15 england & Netherlands signs peace treaty
1659 On April - 15 simon Dach, German poet, dies
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 On April - 15 french king Louis XIV declares war on Spain
1689 Ferdinand Zellbell, composer on April - 15.