On This Day

What Happened in April 1502

Famous Birthdays

  • Apr 25 Georg Major, German Protestant theologian, born in Nuremberg, Germany (d. 1574)

Famous Deaths

  • Apr 2 Arthur, Prince of Wales, English crown prince, son of King Henry VII of England, 1st husband of Catherine of Aragon, dies from an unknown illness at 15
  • Apr 15 Jan IV of Chalon-Arnay, prince of Orange and lord of Arlay, dies at 59