Historical Events In April - 15
Friday, 17 August 2018
0069 Battle at Bedriacum, North-Italy on April - 15.
0784 On this day in history first balloon flight in Ireland
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 April - 15.
1450 On this day in history french defeat English at Battle of Formigny in 100 Years' War
1452 On April - 15 leonardo da Vinci, Italy, painter/sculptor/scientist/visionary
1469 Nanak, 1st guru of Sikhs on April - 15.
1472 On April - 15 leon B Alberti, Italian humanist/architect (Philodoxis), dies at 68
1492 On April - 15 the birth of Leonardo da Vinci, Rennaisance man
1493 -20/4 Barcelona] Columbus meets with King Ferdinand & Isabella on this day in history.
1502 On April - 15 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 this day in history.
1594 Fleming Pieter Stevens appointed royal painter of Rudolf II (Prague) on April - 15.
1595 On April - 15 willem I's daughter of Elisabeth of Nassau marries duke Henri de la Tour d'Auvergne of Broth
1605 On April - 15 boris Godunov, tsar of Russia (1598-1605), dies
1607 Cornelius Kilianus, Flemish translator/poet, dies at about 78 on this day in history.
1610 Johan van Duivenoorde, mister of Warmond, dies at about 62 on April - 15.
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 On April - 15 valentin Molitor, composer
1651 On April - 15 domenico Gabrielli, composer
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 John van Huysum, Dutch painter (flowers/fruit) on this day in history.
1684 On April - 15 catherine I, empress of Russia (1725-27)
1688 Johann Friedrich Fasch, composer on this day in history.
1689 French king Louis XIV declares war on Spain on this day in history.
1689 On this day in history ferdinand Zellbell, composer