On This Day

What Happened in April 1592

Famous Birthdays

  • Apr 11 John Eliot, English parliament leader, born in Port Eliot, Cornwall, England (d. 1632)
  • Apr 14 Abraham Elsevier, Dutch book publisher, born in Leiden, Netherlands (d. 1652)

Famous Deaths

  • Apr 22 Bartolommeo Ammanati, Italian sculptor & architect, dies at 80