On This Day

Historical Events in April 1648

  • Apr 5 Spanish troops and feudal barons strike down people's uprising in Naples
  • Apr 6 Construction of the Red Fort completed at Shahjahanabad, Mughal Empire (now Dehli, India)
  • Apr 12 University of Harderwijk Neth solemn opens

Historic Event

Apr 22 English army claims King Charles I responsible for bloodshed

  • Apr 29 Beginning of 18 day battle of Zhovti Vody in Ukraine - Polish King John II Casimir eventually defeated by Cossacks