April 1712 in history

April 1712 events chronologically

Apr 6 The New York Slave Revolt of 1712 begins near Broadway

Died in April 1712

Apr 5 Jan Luyken a Dutch poet, illustrator and engraver.
Apr 10 Yusuf Nabi a Turkish Divan poet in the court of Mehmet He was famous for "his brilliant lyrics filled with popular sayings and critiques of the age and verses commemorating innumerable important occasions.".
Apr 11 Richard Simon (priest) a French priest and longtime Oratorian, who was an influential biblical critic, orientalist and controversialist.
Apr 29 Juan Bautista Cabanilles a Spanish organist and composer at Valencia Cathedral. He is considered by many to have been the greatest Spanish Baroque composer, and has been called the Spanish Bach
Apr 30 Philipp van Limborch born at Amsterdam, where his father was a lawyer.