On This Day

What Happened in April 1641

Famous Birthdays

  • Apr 8 Henry Sydney, 1st Earl of Romney, English statesman, born in Paris (d. 1704)
  • Apr 15 Robert Sibbald, Scottish physician, born in Edinburgh (d. 1722)

Famous Deaths

  • Apr 13 Richard Montagu, English clergyman, dies at 64
  • Apr 15 Domenichino, Italian painter, dies at 59