Historical Events In April - 28
Sunday, 29 January 2023
0357 On April - 28 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 this day in history.
1202 On this day in history king Philip II throws out John without Country, from France
1253 -May 7th) Utrecht destroyed by fire on this day in history.
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 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 Battle at Cerignalo: Spanish army under G Cordoba beats France on April - 28.
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 On this day in history thomas Betterton, English actor
1715 Franz Sparry, composer on April - 28.
1748 Lorenz Justinian Ott, composer on April - 28.
1750 Paul Ignaz Kurzinger, composer on this day in history.
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 James Monroe, Westmoreland Va, (D-R) 5th pres (1817-25) on April - 28.
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 April - 28 francis Baily, describer of "Baily's Beads" during solar eclipse
1788 Maryland becomes the 7th state to ratify the constitution on April - 28.
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