On This Day

April 1595 in History

Events in History

  • Apr 2 Cornelis de Houtman's ships depart to Asia through Cape of Good Hope

Weddings in History

  • Apr 15 Willem I's daughter of Elisabeth of Nassau marries duke Henri de la Tour d'Auvergne of Broth

Deaths in History

  • Apr 25 Torquato Tasso, Italian poet (Gerusalemme liberata), dies at 51