Historical Events In April - 18
Sunday, 03 December 2023
0310 On this day in history st Eusebius begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0387 Bishop Ambrosius of Milan baptizes Augustinus on April - 18.
0680 Mu'awijja, kalief of Al-Schaam, dies on this day in history.
1025 BolesÅ‚aw Chrobry is crowned in Gniezno, becoming the first King of Poland on April - 18.
1161 On this day in history theobald of Bec, Archbishop of Canterbury
1480 On this day in history the birth of Lucrezia Borgia, Duchess of Ferrara
1480 Lucretia Borgia, murderess (poison)/daughter (Pope Alexander VI) on this day in history.
1504 Filippino Lippi, painter, dies at about 52 on this day in history.
1506 The cornerstone of the current St. Peter's Basilica is laid on April - 18.
1518 On April - 18 bona Sforza is crowned as queen consort of Poland.
1521 Parliament of Worms: Cardinal Alexander questions Maarten Luther on this day in history.
1521 On April - 18 francois de Coligny, ruler of van Andelot, French general (Jarnac)
1530 Francois Lambert d'avignon, French church reformer, dies at about 43 on this day in history.
1552 On this day in history mauritius of Saksen occupies Linz
1552 John Leland, antiquary, dies on this day in history.
1556 On this day in history luigi Alamanni, Italian poet (Flora, Antigone), dies at 61
1558 Roxelana, wife of Suleiman the Magnificent on this day in history.
1567 On April - 18 wilhelm von Grumbach, German military man, dies at 63
1580 Thomas Middleton, English playwright (Game of Chess) on April - 18.
1587 John Foxe, author (Book of Martyrs), dies on April - 18.
1590 Ahmed I, 14th sultan of Turkey (1603-17) on April - 18.
1599 On this day in history valencia arch duke Albrecht of Austrian marries Isabella of Spain
1605 Giacomo Carissimi, composer on this day in history.
1610 On April - 18 robert Parsons, English jesuit leader/plotter, dies at 63
1612 On this day in history emanuel Van Meteren, merchant/historian, dies
1636 On April - 18 julius Caesar, English judge
1663 On April - 18 osman declares war on Austria
1666 On April - 18 peace of Kleef: Netherlands & bishop Von Galen of Munster
1676 Sudbury, Mass attacked by Indians on this day in history.
1679 On this day in history hofmannswaldau, writer, dies
1684 Gonzales Cocx, [Coques], painter, dies on April - 18.
1689 Death of British Chief Justice Judge George Jeffreys in the Tower of London. He presided over the "Bloody Assizes" following the Monmouth Rebellion of 1685 on April - 18.
1689 George Jeffreys, 1st Baron Jeffreys of Wem/infamous judge, dies on April - 18.
1690 Charles V Leopold, Duke of Lotharingen/Austrian fieldmarshal, dies on this day in history.