Historical Events In April - 28
Friday, 06 December 2019
0357 Emperor Constantius II visits Rome on April - 28.
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 this day in history.
1109 Hugo van Cluny, 6th abbott of Cluny/saint, dies on April - 28.
1192 On April - 28 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.
1202 On April - 28 king Philip II throws out John without Country, from France
1253 -May 7th) Utrecht destroyed by fire on this day in history.
1376 On April - 28 english parliament demands supervision on royal outlay
1442 The birth of Edward IV, english king on this day in history.
1442 On April - 28 edward IV, King of England (1461-70, 71-83)
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 Treaty of Worms: Emperor Charles names his brother Ferdinand Arch duke of Neth-Austria on April - 28.
1550 On April - 28 powers of Dutch inquisition extends
1592 On April - 28 george Villiers, 1st duke of Buckingham/English admiral
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 On April - 28 virginia Gov John Harvey accused of treason & removed from office
1655 On this day in history english admiral Blake beats Tunen pirate fleet
1686 On April - 28 the first volume of Isaac Newton's "Principia" published
1686 On April - 28 1st volume of Isaac Newton's "Principia" published
1710 Thomas Betterton, English actor on April - 28.
1715 On this day in history franz Sparry, composer
1748 Lorenz Justinian Ott, composer on April - 28.
1750 Paul Ignaz Kurzinger, composer on April - 28.
1753 Franz K Achard, German physicist on April - 28.
1757 On this day in history claus Nielsen Schali, composer
1758 On this day in history the birth of James Monroe, American president
1758 James Monroe, Westmoreland Va, (D-R) 5th pres (1817-25) on April - 28.
1770 On April - 28 capt James Cook in Endeavor lands at Botany Bay in Australia
1770 On this day in history nikita P Panin, Russian diplomat/minister of Foreign affairs
1770 Marie AC de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.