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 This day in History - April 3
417 Historic Events for April 3
33

Christ, crucified (according to astronomer Humphreys and Waddington)

Death
419

[Etalius] ends his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
628

Chosroes II, emperor of Persia (579..628), murdered by his son

Death
1043

Edward the Confessor crowned king of England

Event
1245

Philips III, the Stout, King of France (1270-85)

Birth
1287

Honorius IV, [Giacomo Savelli], Italian Pope (1285-87), dies

Death
1312

2nd council of Vienna

Event
1367

Henry IV, Bolingbroke Lincolnshire, King of England (1399-1413)

Birth
1376

Battle of Navarrete (Najera), English beat France

Event
1438

John III van Egmont, [Manke John], viceroy of Holland

Birth
1485

Lieven van der Maude [Ammonius], South Netherland poet

Birth
1512

Richard Pafraet, Dutch printer, dies

Death
1525

Giovanni Rucellai, Italian poet (Le Api), dies at 49

Death
1559

Spain and France signs 2nd Treaty of Le Cateau-Cambr‚sis

Event
1569

Giovanni Battista Massarengo, composer

Birth
1581

Huibert Duifhuis, Roman Catholic pastor (Rotterdam/Utrecht), dies

Death
1582

French van Valois honored as duke of Gelre/earl of Zutphen

Event
1593

George Herbert, English metaphysical poet (5 Mystical Songs)

Birth
1603

William Smith, composer

Birth
1617

Antimo Liberati, composer

Birth
1627

Johann Caspar Kerll, composer

Birth
1645

English parliament accept Self-Denying Ordinance

Event
1649

Joseph-Fran‡ois Salomon, composer

Birth
1657

English Lord Protector Cromwell refuses crown

Event
1679

Edmund Halley meets Johannes Hevelius in Danzig

Event