On This Day

What Happened in April 1637

Famous Birthdays

  • Apr 15 Valentin Molitor, Swiss composer, born in Rapperswil, Switzerland (d. 1713)
  • Apr 26 Philip Julius van Lichtenbergh, Governor of Suriname, born in Heusden, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands (d. 1674)

Famous Deaths

  • Apr 1 Niwa Nagashige, Japanese warlord (b. 1571)