Historical Events In April - 15
Wednesday, 22 September 2021
0069 On April - 15 battle at Bedriacum, North-Italy
0784 On this day in history 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 On April - 15 french defeat English at Battle of Formigny in 100 Years' War
1452 Leonardo da Vinci, Italy, painter/sculptor/scientist/visionary on this day in history.
1469 Nanak, 1st guru of Sikhs on April - 15.
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 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 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 On April - 15 fleming Pieter Stevens appointed royal painter of Rudolf II (Prague)
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 On this day in history cornelius Kilianus, Flemish translator/poet, dies at about 78
1610 On this day in history johan van Duivenoorde, mister of Warmond, dies at about 62
1621 Hugo the Great arrives in France on April - 15.
1621 John Carver, first governor of Plymouth Colony on this day in history.
1632 Swedish & Saxon army beat Earl Tilly on this day in history.
1637 Valentin Molitor, composer on this day in history.
1651 Domenico Gabrielli, composer on April - 15.
1652 On this day in history patriarch Joseph, head of the Russian Orthodox Church
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 Catherine I, empress of Russia (1725-27) on this day in history.
1688 Johann Friedrich Fasch, composer on this day in history.
1689 French king Louis XIV declares war on Spain on April - 15.
1689 Ferdinand Zellbell, composer on this day in history.