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Historical Events in April 1632

  • Apr 15 Battle of Rain; Swedes under Gustavus Adolphus defeat Count Tilly of the Holy Roman Empire during the Thirty Years' War.

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Apr 16 Albrecht von Wallenstein appointed supreme military commander of the Holy Roman Empire

General and Nobleman Albrecht von Wallenstein
General and Nobleman
Albrecht von Wallenstein