Historical Events In April - 21
Tuesday, 22 October 2019
0000 On April - 21 romulus and Remus found Rome
0953 Otto I the Great gives Utrecht fishing rights on this day in history.
1073 Alexander II, [Anselmo da Baggio], Pope (1061-73), dies on this day in history.
1109 On this day in history anselmus, philosopher/archbishop of Canterbury, dies
1420 On April - 21 treaty of Saint Maartens Dike
1453 On April - 21 turkish fleet sinks ships Golden Receiver in Constantinople
1477 Maximilian of Habsburg marries Maria of Bourgondie at proxy on April - 21.
1488 Ulrich von Hutten, German poet/humanist/patriot on April - 21.
1509 On this day in history henry the VIII becomes King of England
1509 On April - 21 henry VII, 1st Tudor king of England (1485-1509), dies at 52
1521 On April - 21 battle at Villalar: Emperor Charles I beats Communards
1526 On April - 21 battle at Panipat: Mogol Emperor Babur beats sultan Ibrahim Lodi
1546 On April - 21 arcangelo Crivelli, composer
1552 On this day in history peter Apianus, [Bennewitz/Bienewitz], German astronomer, dies at 50
1572 On this day in history france & England sign anti-Spanish military covenant
1574 Cosimo d' Medici, Italian duke of Toscane, dies at about 54 on this day in history.
1600 On April - 21 first date in James Clavell's novel Shogun (OS)
1600 1st date in James Clavell's novel Shogun (OS) on April - 21.
1619 John A van Riebeeck, colonial director/founder (Cape Colony) on this day in history.
1649 Maryland Toleration Act passed, allowing all freedom of worship on April - 21.
1652 Pietro Della Valle, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1654 England & Sweden sign trade agreement on this day in history.
1672 On this day in history johann Philipp Kafer, composer
1689 On April - 21 william III & Mary Stuart proclaimed king & queen of England
1696 On April - 21 andres de Sola, composer, dies at 61
1713 Louis Duke de Noailles, marshal of France on this day in history.
1729 On April - 21 sophia Augusta Frederica of Anhalt-Zerbst born. She later ruled Russia under the name Catherine II.
1729 On April - 21 catharina II, the Great, writer/emperess of Russia (1762-96)
1730 Antonin Kammel, composer on this day in history.
1730 Jan Palfijn, Flemish physician/inventor (forceps), dies at 79 on this day in history.
1736 On this day in history frans Eugenius, duke/prince of Savoye, dies at 72
1739 On this day in history spain & Naples-Austria sign peace accord
1749 On this day in history johann Michael Malzat, composer
1774 On April - 21 jean-Baptiste Biot, French physicist/astronomer (balloonist)