Today in History for April 1648

◀ Mar    April    May ▶
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930 

◀ 1647     1648    1649 ▶

Months in 1648: January February March May June July August September October November December

Historical Events

Events 1 - 3 of 3

5th - Spanish troops/feudal barons strike down people's uprising in Naples
12th - University of Harderwijk Neth solemn opens
22nd - English army claims king Charles I responsible for bloodshed

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 7 of 7

4th - Grinling Gibbons, sculptor/woodcarver
7th - Ferdinand van Kessel, Flemish painter
7th - John Sheffield, 1st Duke of Buckingham and Normanby, English statesman and poet (d. 1721)
9th - Henri de Massue, Marquis de Ruvigny, 1st Viscount Galway, French soldier and diplomat (d. 1720)
13th - Jeanne Marie Bouvier de la Motte Guyon, French mystic (d. 1717)
16th - John Luyken, poet/etcher (Duytse Lyre)
26th - Pedro II, King of Portugal (1683-1706)

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 3 of 3

11th - Matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer, dies at 53
22nd - Catharina Belgian van Nassau, daughter of Willem, dies at 69
26th - Christoph Thomas Walliser, composer, dies at 79

<< Year 1647

Year 1649 >>


Search On this Day in History

Day  Month  Year  Type

Keyword(s)