Historical Events In April - 18
Monday, 24 September 2018
0310 On April - 18 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 Bolesław Chrobry is crowned in Gniezno, becoming the first King of Poland on April - 18.
1161 Theobald of Bec, Archbishop of Canterbury on April - 18.
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 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 this day in history.
1518 On April - 18 bona Sforza is crowned as queen consort of Poland.
1521 On this day in history 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 Mauritius of Saksen occupies Linz on April - 18.
1552 John Leland, antiquary, dies on April - 18.
1556 On April - 18 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 April - 18 thomas Middleton, English playwright (Game of Chess)
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 April - 18.
1605 Giacomo Carissimi, composer on April - 18.
1610 Robert Parsons, English jesuit leader/plotter, dies at 63 on April - 18.
1612 On this day in history emanuel Van Meteren, merchant/historian, dies
1636 Julius Caesar, English judge on April - 18.
1663 Osman declares war on Austria on this day in history.
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 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 Charles V Leopold, Duke of Lotharingen/Austrian fieldmarshal, dies on April - 18.