On This Day

What Happened in April 1520

Historical Events

  • Apr 13 Raphaels' final influential masterpiece "The Transfiguration" is put on display a week after the artist's death

Famous Deaths


Person of interestRaphael

Apr 6 Raphael [Sanzio], Italian artist (Sistine Madonna, School of Athens), dies on his 37th birthday

Painter and Architect Raphael
Painter and Architect
Raphael