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Historical Events In April - 16

Thursday, 05 December 2019

0073  Masada, a Jewish fortress, falls to the Romans after several months of siege, ending the Jewish Revolt on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0556  Pelagius I begins his reign as Catholic Pope on April - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0744  al-Walid II, Umayyad caliph on April - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0924  Berengar of Friuli, King of Italy on April - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1071  Five centuries of Byzantine rule in Italy end April 16 as Bari falls to Robert Guiscard after a 3-year Norman siege on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1071  Bari falls to Robert Guiscard, ending Byzantine rule in Italy on April - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1115  On April - 16 svjatopolk II, great monarch of Kiev, dies [or 1113]  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1118  Adelaide del Vasto, wife of Roger II of Sicily on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1198  On this day in history duke Frederick I of Austria  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1346  On this day in history king Stefanus IX of Serbia proclaims himself czar of Greece  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1395  On April - 16 azzo X d'Este is defeated at the Battle of Portomaggiore by Venetian-Ferrarese troops.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1446  On April - 16 filippo Brunelleschi, architect, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1496  On this day in history david van Bourgondie, Bishop of Utrecht (1456-96), dies at about 69  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1509  French army under Louis XII enters Alps on April - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1521  Martin Luther arrives at Diet of Worms on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1529  On April - 16 louis de Berquin, French humanist/reformer/heretic, burned at stake  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1582  Spanish conquistador Hernando de Lerma founds the settlement of Salta, Argentina on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1619  Denijs Calvaert/Caluwaert, [Dionisio Fiamingo], Flemish painter, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1628  Cornelis Evertsen de Young, vice admiral of Zealand on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1632  Albrecht von Wallenstein appointed supreme commander on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1635  Frans van Mieris, the Elder, Dutch painter on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1645  Tobias Hume, English composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1648  John Luyken, poet/etcher (Duytse Lyre) on April - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1652  Clement XII, [Lorenzo Corsini], Italy, Pope (1730-40) on April - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1660  Hans Sloane, England, physician/naturalist/founder (British Museum) on April - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1673  Francesco Feroci, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1682  John Hadley, mathematician/inventor (1st reflecting telescope) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1687  George Villiers 2nd duke of Buckingham, dies at 59 on April - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1697  On April - 16 johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1703  Caffarelli, [Gaetano Majorano], Italian castra singer/duke on April - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1705  On this day in history isaac Newton is knighted. From then on, just call him Sir  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1705  On April - 16 queen Anne of England knights Isaac Newton at Trinity College  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1724  1st Easter observed (OS=Apr 9) on April - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1728  On April - 16 joseph Zwart, Scottish chemist/physicist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0778  King Louis the Pious (d. 840) was born on April - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1319  On this day in history birth of king John II of France (d. 1364)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1495  Petrus Apianus, German mathematician (d. 1557) was born on April - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1628  Cornelis Evertsen de Young, vice admiral of Zealand was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1635  On this day in history birth of frans van Mieris, the Elder, Dutch painter  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1646  Jules Hardouin Mansart, French architect (d. 1708) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1648  John Luyken, poet/etcher (Duytse Lyre) was born on April - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1652  On this day in history birth of clement XII, [Lorenzo Corsini], Italy, Pope (1730-40)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous People Died On This Day In History

0069  Death of Otho, Roman Emperor (b. 32) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0744  On this day in history death of al-Walid II, Umayyad caliph  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0924  On this day in history death of berengar of Friuli, King of Italy  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1113  Death of Sviatopolk II of Kiev, Russian prince (b. 1050) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1115  On April - 16 svjatopolk II, great monarch of Kiev, dies [or 1113]  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1118  On this day in history death of adelaide del Vasto, wife of Roger II of Sicily  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1198  Death of Duke Frederick I of Austria on April - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1446  On this day in history filippo Brunelleschi, architect, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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