Historical Events In April - 18
Monday, 30 March 2020
0310 On this day in history st Eusebius begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0387 On April - 18 bishop Ambrosius of Milan baptizes Augustinus
0680 Mu'awijja, kalief of Al-Schaam, dies on April - 18.
1025 On April - 18 bolesĹ‚aw Chrobry is crowned in Gniezno, becoming the first King of Poland.
1161 On April - 18 theobald of Bec, Archbishop of Canterbury
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 this day in history filippino Lippi, painter, dies at about 52
1506 The cornerstone of the current St. Peter's Basilica is laid on April - 18.
1518 Bona Sforza is crowned as queen consort of Poland on this day in history.
1521 Parliament of Worms: Cardinal Alexander questions Maarten Luther on April - 18.
1521 On April - 18 francois de Coligny, ruler of van Andelot, French general (Jarnac)
1530 On April - 18 francois Lambert d'avignon, French church reformer, dies at about 43
1552 Mauritius of Saksen occupies Linz on April - 18.
1552 On April - 18 john Leland, antiquary, dies
1556 On this day in history luigi Alamanni, Italian poet (Flora, Antigone), dies at 61
1558 Roxelana, wife of Suleiman the Magnificent on April - 18.
1567 Wilhelm von Grumbach, German military man, dies at 63 on April - 18.
1580 On this day in history thomas Middleton, English playwright (Game of Chess)
1587 On April - 18 john Foxe, author (Book of Martyrs), dies
1590 Ahmed I, 14th sultan of Turkey (1603-17) on this day in history.
1599 On April - 18 valencia arch duke Albrecht of Austrian marries Isabella of Spain
1605 Giacomo Carissimi, composer on April - 18.
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 this day in history 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 Hofmannswaldau, writer, dies on this day in history.
1684 On April - 18 gonzales Cocx, [Coques], painter, dies
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 this day in history.
1689 On April - 18 george Jeffreys, 1st Baron Jeffreys of Wem/infamous judge, dies
1690 On April - 18 charles V Leopold, Duke of Lotharingen/Austrian fieldmarshal, dies