Historical Events In April - 28
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
0357 Emperor Constantius II visits Rome on this day in history.
0585 War between Lydia & Media ended by solar eclipse on April - 28.
1089 On April - 28 dirk de Grote, bishop of Verdun/Basel/archbishop of Trier, dies
1109 Hugo van Cluny, 6th abbott of Cluny/saint, dies on April - 28.
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 this day in history.
1202 King Philip II throws out John without Country, from France on April - 28.
1253 On April - 28 -May 7th) Utrecht destroyed by fire
1376 On April - 28 english parliament demands supervision on royal outlay
1442 On April - 28 the birth of Edward IV, english king
1442 Edward IV, King of England (1461-70, 71-83) on this day in history.
1498 On April - 28 henry Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland, English politician
1503 Battle at Cerignalo: Spanish army under G Cordoba beats France on this day in history.
1521 Treaty of Worms: Emperor Charles names his brother Ferdinand Arch duke of Neth-Austria on this day in history.
1550 On this day in history powers of Dutch inquisition extends
1592 On April - 28 george Villiers, 1st duke of Buckingham/English admiral
1611 On April - 28 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 April - 28.
1686 1st volume of Isaac Newton's "Principia" published on April - 28.
1710 Thomas Betterton, English actor on April - 28.
1715 On this day in history franz Sparry, composer
1748 On this day in history lorenz Justinian Ott, composer
1750 Paul Ignaz Kurzinger, composer on this day in history.
1753 Franz K Achard, German physicist on April - 28.
1757 On April - 28 claus Nielsen Schali, composer
1758 On April - 28 the birth of James Monroe, American president
1758 On April - 28 james Monroe, Westmoreland Va, (D-R) 5th pres (1817-25)
1770 Capt James Cook in Endeavor lands at Botany Bay in Australia on this day in history.
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 April - 28 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.