Historical Events In April - 18
Monday, 18 February 2019
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 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 this day in history.
1161 On April - 18 theobald of Bec, Archbishop of Canterbury
1480 On April - 18 the birth of Lucrezia Borgia, Duchess of Ferrara
1480 On April - 18 lucretia Borgia, murderess (poison)/daughter (Pope Alexander VI)
1504 Filippino Lippi, painter, dies at about 52 on April - 18.
1506 The cornerstone of the current St. Peter's Basilica is laid on this day in history.
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 On this day in history francois Lambert d'avignon, French church reformer, dies at about 43
1552 On this day in history mauritius of Saksen occupies Linz
1552 John Leland, antiquary, dies on this day in history.
1556 Luigi Alamanni, Italian poet (Flora, Antigone), dies at 61 on April - 18.
1558 On this day in history roxelana, wife of Suleiman the Magnificent
1567 Wilhelm von Grumbach, German military man, dies at 63 on April - 18.
1580 Thomas Middleton, English playwright (Game of Chess) on April - 18.
1587 On this day in history john Foxe, author (Book of Martyrs), dies
1590 On April - 18 ahmed I, 14th sultan of Turkey (1603-17)
1599 Valencia arch duke Albrecht of Austrian marries Isabella of Spain on April - 18.
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 On April - 18 peace of Kleef: Netherlands & bishop Von Galen of Munster
1676 Sudbury, Mass attacked by Indians on April - 18.
1679 On April - 18 hofmannswaldau, writer, dies
1684 Gonzales Cocx, [Coques], painter, dies on this day in history.
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 George Jeffreys, 1st Baron Jeffreys of Wem/infamous judge, dies on April - 18.
1690 Charles V Leopold, Duke of Lotharingen/Austrian fieldmarshal, dies on April - 18.