On This Day

What Happened in April 1658

Famous Birthdays

  • Apr 19 Johann Wilhelm, Elector Palatine (1690-1716), born in Düsseldorf, Germany (d. 1716)
  • Apr 22 Giuseppe Torelli, italian composer (Concerti Grossi), born in Verona, Italy (d. 1709)

Famous Deaths

  • Apr 7 Juan Eusebio Nieremberg, Spanish mystic (b. 1595)
  • Apr 29 John Cleveland, English poet (b. 1613)