Historical Events In April - 28
Friday, 22 January 2021
0357 Emperor Constantius II visits Rome on this day in history.
0585 On April - 28 war between Lydia & Media ended by solar eclipse
1089 On this day in history 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 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 King Philip II throws out John without Country, from France on April - 28.
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 this day in history.
1498 On this day in history henry Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland, English politician
1503 On this day in history 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 this day in history 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 this day in history.
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 1st volume of Isaac Newton's "Principia" published on this day in history.
1710 Thomas Betterton, English actor on April - 28.
1715 On April - 28 franz Sparry, composer
1748 On this day in history lorenz Justinian Ott, composer
1750 Paul Ignaz Kurzinger, composer on April - 28.
1753 On this day in history franz K Achard, German physicist
1757 On this day in history claus Nielsen Schali, composer
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 Capt James Cook in Endeavor lands at Botany Bay in Australia on April - 28.
1770 On this day in history nikita P Panin, Russian diplomat/minister of Foreign affairs
1770 On this day in history marie AC de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer, dies at 60
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 this day in history.
1788 On this day in history maryland was one of the first of the United States of America, entering the Union as number seven on this day