On This Day

What Happened in April 1570

Historical Events

  • Apr 14 Polish Calvinists, Lutherans and Hernhutters unify against Jesuits
  • Apr 24 Battles between Spanish troops & followers of Sultan Suleiman

Famous Birthdays

Guy Fawkes

Apr 13 Guy Fawkes, English Catholic conspirator who was convicted in the "Gunpowder Plot" to blow up the British Parliament, born in York, England (d. 1606)