Historical Events In April - 28
Monday, 27 January 2020
0357 On April - 28 emperor Constantius II visits Rome
0585 On April - 28 war between Lydia & Media ended by solar eclipse
1089 Dirk de Grote, bishop of Verdun/Basel/archbishop of Trier, dies on April - 28.
1109 Hugo van Cluny, 6th abbott of Cluny/saint, dies on this day in history.
1192 Assassination of Conrad of Montferrat (Conrad I), King of Jerusalem, in Tyre, two days after his title to the throne is confirmed by election. The killing is carried out by Hashshashin on April - 28.
1202 On this day in history king Philip II throws out John without Country, from France
1253 On this day in history -May 7th) Utrecht destroyed by fire
1376 English parliament demands supervision on royal outlay on April - 28.
1442 On April - 28 the birth of Edward IV, english king
1442 Edward IV, King of England (1461-70, 71-83) on April - 28.
1498 On April - 28 henry Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland, English politician
1503 On April - 28 battle at Cerignalo: Spanish army under G Cordoba beats France
1521 Treaty of Worms: Emperor Charles names his brother Ferdinand Arch duke of Neth-Austria on this day in history.
1550 Powers of Dutch inquisition extends on this day in history.
1592 On this day in history george Villiers, 1st duke of Buckingham/English admiral
1611 On this day in history establishment of the Pontifical and Royal University of Santo Tomas, The Catholic University of the Philippines, the oldest existing university in Asia and the largest Catholic university in the world.
1635 On April - 28 virginia Gov John Harvey accused of treason & removed from office
1655 On April - 28 english admiral Blake beats Tunen pirate fleet
1686 The first volume of Isaac Newton's "Principia" published on this day in history.
1686 1st volume of Isaac Newton's "Principia" published on this day in history.
1710 Thomas Betterton, English actor on this day in history.
1715 Franz Sparry, composer on this day in history.
1748 Lorenz Justinian Ott, composer on April - 28.
1750 Paul Ignaz Kurzinger, composer on April - 28.
1753 Franz K Achard, German physicist on this day in history.
1757 Claus Nielsen Schali, composer on April - 28.
1758 On this day in history the birth of James Monroe, American president
1758 On April - 28 james Monroe, Westmoreland Va, (D-R) 5th pres (1817-25)
1770 On this day in history capt James Cook in Endeavor lands at Botany Bay in Australia
1770 Nikita P Panin, Russian diplomat/minister of Foreign affairs on April - 28.
1770 On this day in history marie AC de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer, dies at 60
1774 On this day in history francis Baily, describer of "Baily's Beads" during solar eclipse
1788 On this day in history maryland becomes the 7th state to ratify the constitution
1788 Maryland was one of the first of the United States of America, entering the Union as number seven on this day on April - 28.