Historical Events Happened In April - 10
Sunday, 01 May 2016
0401 Theodosius II, the Younger, Eastern Roman emperor on April - 10.
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 On April - 10 france's Louis II (the Stammerer) dies at Compiègne at age 32 after an ineffectual reign of 18 months
0879 Louis III, crowned King of France on April - 10.
0879 Louis II, the stutterer, King of France (877-79), dies on this day in history.
0947 On this day in history hugo van Arles, count of Arles/king of Italy, dies
0948 King Hugh of Italy on this day in history.
1008 On this day in history notger, bishop of Luik (972-1008), dies
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 France captures duke Ludovico Sforza of Milan on April - 10.
1512 Pope Julius II opens 5th Council of Lateranen on this day in history.
1512 James V, king of Scotland (1513-42) on this day in history.
1516 On April - 10 1st ghetto, Jews are compelled to live in specific area of Venice
1533 Frederik I, King of Denmark/Norway (1523-33), dies at 61 on this day in history.
1545 On this day in history costanzo Festa, Italian composer
1552 On this day in history henri II of France occupies Metz
1569 Emilia van Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange & Anna of Saxon on this day in history.
1583 On April - 10 hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law
1585 Gregory XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italian Pope (1572-85), dies on this day in history.
1589 Spanish troops conquer Geertruidenberg on this day in history.
1633 Werner Fabricius, composer on April - 10.
1640 On this day in history agostino Agazzari, Italian composer, dies at 61
1656 On this day in history dutch fleet occupiers Colombo Ceylon
1682 On this day in history louisiana USA René-Robert Cavelier de La Salle 1643-1687 starts return trip up the Mississippi with Tonty, after claiming Louisiana for France.
1694 On April - 10 duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale
1695 On this day in history balthazar Huydecoper, Dutch translator/historian
1710 The first law regulating copyright is issued in Great Britain on this day in history.
1712 On April - 10 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 Maximilian Dietrich Freisslich, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1737 Francois Giroust, composer on this day in history.
1739 Dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing on this day in history.