Historical Events In April - 28
Sunday, 05 April 2020
0357 On April - 28 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 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 King Philip II throws out John without Country, from France on this day in history.
1253 On April - 28 -May 7th) Utrecht destroyed by fire
1376 On April - 28 english parliament demands supervision on royal outlay
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 this day in history.
1521 Treaty of Worms: Emperor Charles names his brother Ferdinand Arch duke of Neth-Austria on April - 28.
1550 Powers of Dutch inquisition extends on this day in history.
1592 George Villiers, 1st duke of Buckingham/English admiral on this day in history.
1611 On April - 28 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 Virginia Gov John Harvey accused of treason & removed from office on April - 28.
1655 English admiral Blake beats Tunen pirate fleet on April - 28.
1686 The first volume of Isaac Newton's "Principia" published on this day in history.
1686 1st volume of Isaac Newton's "Principia" published on this day in history.
1710 Thomas Betterton, English actor on April - 28.
1715 Franz Sparry, composer on April - 28.
1748 On this day in history lorenz Justinian Ott, composer
1750 On this day in history paul Ignaz Kurzinger, composer
1753 On April - 28 franz K Achard, German physicist
1757 On April - 28 claus Nielsen Schali, composer
1758 On April - 28 the birth of James Monroe, American president
1758 On this day in history james Monroe, Westmoreland Va, (D-R) 5th pres (1817-25)
1770 Capt James Cook in Endeavor lands at Botany Bay in Australia on this day in history.
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 April - 28 francis Baily, describer of "Baily's Beads" during solar eclipse
1788 On this day in history 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.