On This Day

What Happened on April 11, 1512

Historical Events


Battle of InterestBattle of Ravenna

Battle of Ravenna: French forces under Gaston de Foix defeat the Holy League in a major battle of the Italian Wars

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The Battle of Ravenna, fought between forces of the Holy League and France
The Battle of Ravenna, fought between forces of the Holy League and France
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Famous Deaths

  • Gaston de Foix, French pretender to Navarra throne, dies in battle
1512 Highlights

About April 11, 1512

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 508 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries