Historical Events In April - 28
Monday, 15 October 2018
0357 On this day in history emperor Constantius II visits Rome
0585 On this day in history war between Lydia & Media ended by solar eclipse
1089 Dirk de Grote, bishop of Verdun/Basel/archbishop of Trier, dies on April - 28.
1109 On April - 28 hugo van Cluny, 6th abbott of Cluny/saint, dies
1192 On this day in history 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 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 April - 28.
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 On April - 28 henry Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland, English politician
1503 Battle at Cerignalo: Spanish army under G Cordoba beats France on this day in history.
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 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 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 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 On this day in history paul Ignaz Kurzinger, composer
1753 Franz K Achard, German physicist on this day in history.
1757 Claus Nielsen Schali, composer on this day in history.
1758 The birth of James Monroe, American president on this day in history.
1758 On April - 28 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 On this day in history nikita P Panin, Russian diplomat/minister of Foreign affairs
1770 On April - 28 marie AC de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer, dies at 60
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 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