What Happened in April 1204

Historical Events

  • Apr 12 4th Crusade occupies and plunders Constantinople
  • Apr 13 Crusaders occupy Constantinople during the Fourth Crusade

Famous Deaths

Eleanor of Aquitaine

Apr 1 Eleanor of Aquitaine, wife of King Louis VII of France and King Henry II of England, mother to Richard the Lionheart, Henry the Young King and King John, dies at around 81