Historical Events In April - 18
Saturday, 31 July 2021
0310 On April - 18 st Eusebius begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0387 On this day in history bishop Ambrosius of Milan baptizes Augustinus
0680 On this day in history mu'awijja, kalief of Al-Schaam, dies
1025 Bolesław Chrobry is crowned in Gniezno, becoming the first King of Poland on April - 18.
1161 Theobald of Bec, Archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.
1480 The birth of Lucrezia Borgia, Duchess of Ferrara on this day in history.
1480 On April - 18 lucretia Borgia, murderess (poison)/daughter (Pope Alexander VI)
1504 On April - 18 filippino Lippi, painter, dies at about 52
1506 The cornerstone of the current St. Peter's Basilica is laid on April - 18.
1518 On this day in history bona Sforza is crowned as queen consort of Poland.
1521 On April - 18 parliament of Worms: Cardinal Alexander questions Maarten Luther
1521 On this day in history 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 Mauritius of Saksen occupies Linz on this day in history.
1552 On this day in history john Leland, antiquary, dies
1556 On April - 18 luigi Alamanni, Italian poet (Flora, Antigone), dies at 61
1558 On April - 18 roxelana, wife of Suleiman the Magnificent
1567 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1599 Valencia arch duke Albrecht of Austrian marries Isabella of Spain on this day in history.
1605 On April - 18 giacomo Carissimi, composer
1610 Robert Parsons, English jesuit leader/plotter, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1612 Emanuel Van Meteren, merchant/historian, dies on this day in history.
1636 Julius Caesar, English judge on April - 18.
1663 On April - 18 osman declares war on Austria
1666 Peace of Kleef: Netherlands & bishop Von Galen of Munster on this day in history.
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 On April - 18 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.
1689 On April - 18 george Jeffreys, 1st Baron Jeffreys of Wem/infamous judge, dies
1690 Charles V Leopold, Duke of Lotharingen/Austrian fieldmarshal, dies on April - 18.