Historical Events In April - 15
Tuesday, 22 October 2019
0069 Battle at Bedriacum, North-Italy on April - 15.
0784 First balloon flight in Ireland on April - 15.
1053 Godwin, Earl of Wessex on April - 15.
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 On April - 15 leonardo da Vinci, Italy, painter/sculptor/scientist/visionary
1469 Nanak, 1st guru of Sikhs on April - 15.
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 April - 15.
1502 On April - 15 jan IV Chalon, prince of Orange, dies
1581 Cortes van Thomar accepts Philip II as king of Portugal on April - 15.
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 On April - 15 willem I's daughter of Elisabeth of Nassau marries duke Henri de la Tour d'Auvergne of Broth
1605 Boris Godunov, tsar of Russia (1598-1605), dies on this day in history.
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 Hugo the Great arrives in France on April - 15.
1621 John Carver, first governor of Plymouth Colony on April - 15.
1632 Swedish & Saxon army beat Earl Tilly on this day in history.
1637 Valentin Molitor, composer on this day in history.
1651 On this day in history domenico Gabrielli, composer
1652 On April - 15 patriarch Joseph, head of the Russian Orthodox Church
1654 England & Netherlands signs peace treaty on April - 15.
1659 On this day in history simon Dach, German poet, dies
1682 John van Huysum, Dutch painter (flowers/fruit) on April - 15.
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 this day in history.
1689 Ferdinand Zellbell, composer on this day in history.