On This Day

What Happened in April 1538

Historical Events

  • Apr 9 Danish king Christian III enters Schmalkaldische Union

Famous Birthdays

  • Apr 24 Gugliemo Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua and Montferrat (1550-87), born in Mantua, Italy (d. 1587)
  • Apr 26 Gian Paolo Lomazzo, Italian painter and poet (Trattato), born in Milan (d. 1592)