Historical Events In April - 28
Tuesday, 25 June 2019
0357 On April - 28 emperor Constantius II visits Rome
0585 War between Lydia & Media ended by solar eclipse on this day in history.
1089 On this day in history dirk de Grote, bishop of Verdun/Basel/archbishop of Trier, dies
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 -May 7th) Utrecht destroyed by fire on April - 28.
1376 English parliament demands supervision on royal outlay on this day in history.
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 this day in history henry Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland, English politician
1503 Battle at Cerignalo: Spanish army under G Cordoba beats France on April - 28.
1521 Treaty of Worms: Emperor Charles names his brother Ferdinand Arch duke of Neth-Austria on this day in history.
1550 On April - 28 powers of Dutch inquisition extends
1592 On April - 28 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 this day in history virginia Gov John Harvey accused of treason & removed from office
1655 English admiral Blake beats Tunen pirate fleet on April - 28.
1686 On April - 28 the first volume of Isaac Newton's "Principia" published
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 On April - 28 franz Sparry, composer
1748 Lorenz Justinian Ott, composer on April - 28.
1750 On this day in history paul Ignaz Kurzinger, composer
1753 On this day in history franz K Achard, German physicist
1757 On April - 28 claus Nielsen Schali, composer
1758 The birth of James Monroe, American president on this day in history.
1758 On this day in history 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 Marie AC de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer, dies at 60 on April - 28.
1774 Francis Baily, describer of "Baily's Beads" during solar eclipse on this day in history.
1788 Maryland becomes the 7th state to ratify the constitution on April - 28.
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.