Historical Events Happened In April - 10
Friday, 01 July 2016
0401 On April - 10 theodosius II, the Younger, Eastern Roman emperor
0837 Comet 1P/837 F1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0334 AUs of Earth on this day in history.
0847 On April - 10 st Leo IV begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0879 France's Louis II (the Stammerer) dies at Compiègne at age 32 after an ineffectual reign of 18 months on this day in history.
0879 Louis III, crowned King of France on this day in history.
0879 Louis II, the stutterer, King of France (877-79), dies on April - 10.
0947 Hugo van Arles, count of Arles/king of Italy, dies on this day in history.
0948 On April - 10 king Hugh of Italy
1008 Notger, bishop of Luik (972-1008), dies on this day in history.
1362 Machteld, countess of Holland, dies on this day in history.
1407 the lama Deshin Shekpa visits the Ming Dynasty capital at Nanjing. He is awarded with the title Great Treasure Prince of Dharma on April - 10.
1500 On April - 10 france captures duke Ludovico Sforza of Milan
1512 Pope Julius II opens 5th Council of Lateranen on April - 10.
1512 James V, king of Scotland (1513-42) on this day in history.
1516 1st ghetto, Jews are compelled to live in specific area of Venice on this day in history.
1533 Frederik I, King of Denmark/Norway (1523-33), dies at 61 on April - 10.
1545 On April - 10 costanzo Festa, Italian composer
1552 Henri II of France occupies Metz on April - 10.
1569 On April - 10 emilia van Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange & Anna of Saxon
1583 On April - 10 hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law
1585 On April - 10 gregory XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italian Pope (1572-85), dies
1589 Spanish troops conquer Geertruidenberg on April - 10.
1633 On April - 10 werner Fabricius, composer
1640 Agostino Agazzari, Italian composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1656 On April - 10 dutch fleet occupiers Colombo Ceylon
1682 Louisiana USA René-Robert Cavelier de La Salle 1643-1687 starts return trip up the Mississippi with Tonty, after claiming Louisiana for France on April - 10.
1694 Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale on this day in history.
1695 Balthazar Huydecoper, Dutch translator/historian on April - 10.
1710 On April - 10 the first law regulating copyright is issued in Great Britain.
1712 On this day in history yusuf Nabi, Turkish poet (Hayriye), dies at about 77
1723 Claude F Tserclaes, South Neth earl of Tilly, dies at 74 on this day in history.
1731 On April - 10 maximilian Dietrich Freisslich, composer, dies at 58
1737 Francois Giroust, composer on April - 10.
1739 On April - 10 dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing