What Happened in April 1526

Historical Events

First Battle of Panipat

Apr 21 First Battle of Panipat: Central Asian conqueror Babur defeats Sultan Ibrahim Lodi, establishing the Mughal Empire in India

  • Apr 22 1st slave revolt in North America at San Miguel de Gualdape, a Spanish settlement (now part of South Carolina)

Famous Birthdays

  • Apr 12 Marc-Antoine de Muret, French humanist, born in Muret, France (d. 1585)