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 This day in History - April 28
335 Historic Events for April 28
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Emperor Constantius II visits Rome

Event
585

War between Lydia and Media ended by solar eclipse

Event
1089

Dirk de Grote, bishop of Verdun/Basel/archbishop of Trier, dies

Death
1109

Hugo van Cluny, 6th abbott of Cluny/saint, dies

Death
1202

King Philip II throws out John without Country, from France

Event
1253

-May 7th) Utrecht destroyed by fire

Event
1376

English parliament demands supervision on royal outlay

Event
1442

Edward IV, King of England (1461-70, 71-83)

Birth
1503

Battle at Cerignalo: Spanish army under G C¢rdoba beats France

Event
1521

Treaty of Worms: Emperor Charles names his brother Ferdinand Arch duke of Neth-Austria

Event
1550

Powers of Dutch inquisition extends

Event
1592

George Villiers, 1st duke of Buckingham/English admiral

Birth
1635

Virginia Gov John Harvey accused of treason and removed from office

Event
1655

English admiral Blake beats Tunen pirate fleet

Event
1686

1st volume of Isaac Newton's "Principia" published

Event
1698

Karel Jozef, ruler of Batthy nyi

Birth
1715

Franz Sparry, composer

Birth
1748

Lorenz Justinian Ott, composer

Birth
1750

Paul Ignaz Kurzinger, composer

Birth
1753

Franz K Achard, German physicist

Birth
1757

Claus Nielsen Schali, composer

Birth
1758

James Monroe, Westmoreland Va, (D-R) 5th pres (1817-25)

Birth
1770

Capt James Cook in Endeavor lands at Botany Bay in Australia

Event
1770

Marie AC de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer, dies at 60

Death
1770

Nikita P Panin, Russian diplomat/minister of Foreign affairs

Birth