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 This day in History - April 7
311 Historic Events for April 7
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Scholars' estimate Jesus crucified by Roman troops in Jerusalem

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451

Attila's Hun's plunder Metz

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1118

Pope Gelasius II excommunicated Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor

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1348

Prague U, 1st university in central Europe, formed by Charles IV

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1456

Louis van Burbon becomes prince-bishop of Luik

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1498

Crowd storms Savonarola's convent San Marco Florence, Italy

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1506

Francis Xavier, saint/Jesuit missionary to India, Malaya, and Japan

Birth
1509

France declares war on Venice

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1521

Inquisitor-general Adrian Boeyens bans Lutheran books

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1521

Magelhaes' fleet reaches Cebu

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1534

Jos‚ de Anchieta, Spanish jesuit/missionary (Brazilian Tupi-Indians)

Birth
1584

Ieper surrenders to duke Van Parma

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1613

Gerard Dou, Dutch painter (Night School)

Birth
1622

Louise Hollandine, daughter of King Frederik V and Elizabeth Stuart

Birth
1625

Albrecht von Wallenstein appointed German supreme commander

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1629

Juan Jos‚, of Austria, Spanish general/governor of Netherlands

Birth
1645

Michael Cardozo becomes 1st Jewish lawyer in Brazil

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1648

Ferdinand van Kessel, Flemish painter

Birth
1652

Dutch establish settlement at Cape Town, S Africa

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1655

Fabio Chigi replaces Pope Innocent X as Alexander VII

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1694

Coelestin Praelisauer, composer

Birth
1699

Andreas Benedikt Praelisauer, composer

Birth
1712

Slave revolt (NYC)

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1724

Johann S Bach's "John Passion" premieres in Leipzig

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1727

Henri Hardouin, composer

Birth