Historical Events In April - 28
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
0357 On this day in history emperor Constantius II visits Rome
0585 On April - 28 war between Lydia & Media ended by solar eclipse
1089 On April - 28 dirk de Grote, bishop of Verdun/Basel/archbishop of Trier, dies
1109 On April - 28 hugo van Cluny, 6th abbott of Cluny/saint, dies
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 April - 28 king Philip II throws out John without Country, from France
1253 -May 7th) Utrecht destroyed by fire on April - 28.
1376 On April - 28 english parliament demands supervision on royal outlay
1442 On this day in history the birth of Edward IV, english king
1442 Edward IV, King of England (1461-70, 71-83) on this day in history.
1498 Henry Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland, English politician on this day in history.
1503 On April - 28 battle at Cerignalo: Spanish army under G Cordoba beats France
1521 On April - 28 treaty of Worms: Emperor Charles names his brother Ferdinand Arch duke of Neth-Austria
1550 On April - 28 powers of Dutch inquisition extends
1592 George Villiers, 1st duke of Buckingham/English admiral on April - 28.
1611 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 on April - 28.
1635 Virginia Gov John Harvey accused of treason & removed from office on April - 28.
1655 On this day in history english admiral Blake beats Tunen pirate fleet
1686 On this day in history the first volume of Isaac Newton's "Principia" published
1686 On this day in history 1st volume of Isaac Newton's "Principia" published
1710 On this day in history thomas Betterton, English actor
1715 On this day in history franz Sparry, composer
1748 Lorenz Justinian Ott, composer on April - 28.
1750 On April - 28 paul Ignaz Kurzinger, composer
1753 Franz K Achard, German physicist on April - 28.
1757 Claus Nielsen Schali, composer on this day in history.
1758 On April - 28 the birth of James Monroe, American president
1758 On this day in history james Monroe, Westmoreland Va, (D-R) 5th pres (1817-25)
1770 On April - 28 capt James Cook in Endeavor lands at Botany Bay in Australia
1770 Nikita P Panin, Russian diplomat/minister of Foreign affairs on this day in history.
1770 On April - 28 marie AC de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer, dies at 60
1774 Francis Baily, describer of "Baily's Beads" during solar eclipse on April - 28.
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 this day in history.