Today in History, English
Today in History, English

46711April 22Death2013 – Mike Smith, English footballer (b. 1935)
46712April 22Death2013 – Robert Suderburg, American pianist, composer, and conductor (b. 1936)
46713April 22Death2013 – J. S. Verma, Indian judge, 27th Chief Justice of India (b. 1933)
46714April 22Death2014 – Allen Jacobs, American football player and coach (b. 1941)
46715April 22Death2014 – Jovan Krkobabić, Serbian politician, Deputy Prime Minister of Serbia (b. 1930)
46716April 22Death2014 – Mohammad Naseem, Pakistani-English activist (b. 1924)
46717April 22Death2014 – Werner Potzernheim, German cyclist (b. 1927)
46718April 22Death2014 – Oswaldo Vigas, Venezuelan painter (b. 1926)
46719April 22Death2015 – Dick Balharry, Scottish environmentalist and photographer (b. 1937)
46720April 22Death2015 – Dorothy Custer, American comedian (b. 1911)
46721April 22Death2015 – Charles Scott, American lawyer, judge, and politician (b. 1947)
46722April 22Death2015 – Gennadi Vengerov, Belarusian-Russian actor (b. 1954)
46723April 22Holiday and observanceChristian feast day:Acepsimas of Hnaita and companions (Catholic Church)Epipodius and AlexanderJohn Muir (Episcopal Church)Hudson Stuck (Episcopal Church)April 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
46724April 22Holiday and observanceDiscovery Day (Brazil)
46725April 22Holiday and observanceEarth Day and its related observances:International Mother Earth Day (International)
46726April 23Event215 BC – A temple is built on the Capitoline Hill dedicated to Venus Erycina to commemorate the Roman defeat at Lake Trasimene.
46727April 23Event599 – Maya king Uneh Chan of Calakmul attacks rival city-state Palenque in southern Mexico, defeating queen Yohl Ik'nal and sacking the city.
46728April 23Event711 – Dagobert III is crowned King of the Franks.
46729April 23Event1014 – Battle of Clontarf: Brian Boru defeats Viking invaders, but is killed in battle.
46730April 23Event1016 – Edmund Ironside succeeds his father Æthelred the Unready as king of England.
46731April 23Event1343 – St. George's Night Uprising commences in the Duchy of Estonia.
46732April 23Event1348 – The founding of the Order of the Garter by King Edward III is announced on St. George's Day.
46733April 23Event1516 – The Bayerische Reinheitsgebot (regarding the ingredients of beer) is signed in Ingolstadt.
46734April 23Event1521 – Battle of Villalar: King Charles I of Spain defeats the Comuneros.
46735April 23Event1635 – The first public school in the United States, Boston Latin School, is founded in Boston.
46736April 23Event1655 – The Siege of Santo Domingo begins during the Anglo-Spanish War, and fails seven days later.
46737April 23Event1660 – Treaty of Oliva is established between Sweden and Poland.
46738April 23Event1661 – King Charles II of England, Scotland and Ireland is crowned in Westminster Abbey.
46739April 23Event1815 – The Second Serbian Uprising: A second phase of the national revolution of the Serbs against the Ottoman Empire, erupts shortly after the annexation of the country to the Ottoman Empire.
46740April 23Event1910 – American President Theodore Roosevelt makes his "The Man in the Arena" speech.

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