On This Day

What Happened in April 1567

Historical Events

  • Apr 11 Dutch prince William of Orange flees from Antwerp to Breda

Famous Birthdays

  • Apr 25 Aurelio Signoretti, Italian composer, born in Reggio Emilia, Italy (d. 1635)
  • Apr 26 Nicolas Formé, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1638)

Famous Deaths

  • Apr 18 Wilhelm von Grumbach, German adventurer, dies at 63
  • Apr 19 Michael Stifel, German theologist/mathematician, dies at about 79